Major Jenkins Apartments

Chicago, IL

5012 N. Winthrop
Chicago, IL, 60640

Phone: 773-649-5435 TTY: 800-877-8973 or 711
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:30pm

Waitlist Closed

About Major Jenkins Apartments

  • Property Type: Supportive
  • Units: 156

The Major Jenkins was originally built in the 1900s and was acquired and renovated by Mercy Housing in 1995 and renovated again in 2021. The building includes ample space for supportive services, a large community room, laundry room and a community kitchen.

Amenities and Services

  • Community room
  • Community kitchen
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • Community celebrations and activities
  • Case management and referral services
  • Tenant Leadership Program
  • Art Therapy


  • 156 units of supportive housing with 80 units for formerly homeless individuals
  • Accessible and adaptable units available
  • Acquired in 1995
  • Architect: Dennis Langley, Weese Langley Weese Architects

Effectiveness of Programs

1537 Services Delivered in 2018
109 People Served in 2018