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Community Animal Rescue Effort (C.A.R.E.™) is an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization with a mission to serve the communities of Chicago's North Shore by fostering and supporting healthy, positive relationships between people and companion animals. C.A.R.E. rehomes companion pets into safe, healthy, lifelong homes; serves as an educational and counseling resource; and works to reduce pet overpopulation. Read more about C.A.R.E. here.



C.A.R.E. News
C.A.R.E. is Hiring!

This August will mark Community Animal Rescue Effort's second year in its new Adoption Center at 4927 Main St., Skokie. In a move that will position C.A.R.E. for future growth, the not-for-profit animal rescue organization has launched a search for a full-time Adoption Center Operations Director. The paid position, the first in C.A.R.E.'s 32-year history, will bolster its all-volunteer model. 

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Evanston Subaru in Skokie features C.A.R.E. in TV Commercial

A great partnership continues! The latest Evanston Subaru in Skokie commercial features C.A.R.E. Volunteers. See Rob Paddor for your next car and C.A.R.E. for your next pet!

ADOPTION CENTER HOURS

Saturdays - 11 am to 3 pm - Cat and Dog Adoptions
Sundays - 11 am to 3 pm -
Cat and Dog Adoptions
Tuesdays - 6 pm to 8 pm -
Cat Adoptions Only
Wednesdays - 6 pm to 8 pm -
Cat Adoptions Only
Thursdays - 6 pm to 8 pm -
Cat and Dog Adoptions

Visits by appointment at other times available - fill out adoption questionnaire through the link below.

C.A.R.E. ADOPTION CENTER
4927 Main St
Skokie, IL 60077

847-705-2653

If you see a cat or dog on our website that you are interested in, please fill out our cat questionnaire or dog questionnaire and a C.A.R.E. adoption counselor will contact you to answer any of your questions and to set up a meet and greet with the pet.

For other questions, please see our FAQ.


LATEST PAWPRINTS NEWSLETTER


C.A.R.E. Merchandise

Show your C.A.R.E. Pride by purchasing exclusive logo gear. Great for walking the dog (there are even hats for Chicago winter), or staying in with your cats in style! Offered through our partner Brindle Market, proceeds go directly to C.A.R.E.

CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL ASSORTMENT


from hope to home capital campaign and C.A.R.E.'s NEW ADOPTION CENTER

C.A.R.E.'s new building at 4927 Main Street, Skokie, Ill., will enable the organization to expand its efforts to rescue and re-home dogs and cats.

Be part of this exciting opportunity to leave your mark on the North Shore’s newest animal rescue and adoption center.

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