Metropolitan Family Services


Brief History

Metro has been a pillar in the community since 1857. We are composed of several different social service components and human services entities.

Mission Statement and/or Core Values

Focus on Strength
Mobilize for social Justice
Innovative Culture
Learning Organization
Yes Minded Approach
Better known as FAMIL

Student Demographics

  • Ages 16-24 years of age
  • Spread throughout the Chicagoland area.
  • YouthBuild concentrates on zip codes 60617,60619,60620,60628,60636,60649, and 60827


We have had over 90% to complete the NCCER, OSHA 10, First Aid and CPR. Over 75% to attain a GED or High School Diploma.

Programs Offered

  • Workforce
  • Behavioral Health and Counseling
  • Domestic Violence
  • Housing support
  • Education assistance

Career Pathways

  • Construction  
  • Retail 
  • Transportation 
  • WIOA
  • Trade

Success Story

A young person who is completing our YB program is now being accepted into the electrician apprenticeship. After having challenges with math, we provided a personal tutor to assist him to pass the math portion of the test. He is a success story for as well as an inspiration to other youthbuilders.


  • Executive Director: Carrie Pullie
  • Program Manager: Jesse Hinton

Contact Info

Address: 235 E 103rd St, Chicago, IL 60628

Phone: 773-371-3611 

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