Who We Are

Based in Hinsdale and serving the surrounding suburbs, The Community House is a nonprofit organization that offers both community recreation and quality social services to people of all ages and walks of life.  We make a difference in the lives of thousands of families and individuals by providing local opportunities for athletics, arts and culture, counseling, education services, volunteer opportunities, and community connections.

Community Recreation

The Community House offers programs in a wide array of areas including; the arts, theater, fitness, athletics, education, group outings, special events, adult programming and fitness, senior services and programming including fitness, computers, trips and more.  These programs give participants, both children and adults an opportunity to build friendships, create memories and improve their quality of life.

Social Services

The Community House is vital to the western suburbs as an option for important services. The Counseling Center provides highly qualified therapists to offer psychotherapy for  individuals, couples, families, and groups.  Residents of the isolated Willowbrook Corner neighborhood receive opportunities in recreation, learning and education. Individual and families facing the challenges of autism receive therapy, programming and support from the Charlie’s Gift Autism Center.

Deeply Rooted in the Community

For over 70 years, The Community House has been the source for recreation and social programs in Hinsdale and the surrounding communities.  Generations have turned to The Community House as a place to hold community events, fundraisers, plays and to meet and socialize.

The Community House serves a broad range of residents from Burr Ridge, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Oak Brook, Westmont, and Willowbrook.  The Community House delivers these programs thanks to the support of individual donors, memberships, program fees and relationships with corporate partners. The Community House does not receive any tax support.

Visitors to The Community House keep coming back for new learning experiences, counseling support, recreation and volunteer opportunities.  Ultimately, all areas of service provided by The Community House enriches the quality of life for people of all ages.