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Throughout our 100-year history, Goodwill has responded to the needs of the community, and the same holds true today as we navigate through these unprecedented times due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Because our communities are so very important to us, Goodwill has taken the lead to provide you with essential information and links to community resources located in one place. We will update the list as we learn about additional services to help support you during these challenging times. This page is organized by county and resources such as:

Covid_iconCOVID-19 (e.g. Videos, articles, and  information regarding Corona Virus)

Financial_iconFinancial Resources (e.g. Utility assistance, mobile phone, internet provider information)

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs (e.g. Food pantry and shelter information)

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources (e.g. Employment and local Workforce Development information)

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources (e.g. Library, school district, domestic violence information)

Health_iconHealth and Well-being (e.g. Hospital, healthcare, stress relief information)

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources. (e.g. Religion worship, transportation, virtual tour information) 

This will allow you to find the information you need quickly.


How To Find The Resources You Need

  1. Find your county
  2. Click on your county to see all of the resources available within your county. 

Cook
COVID-19
Financial Resources
Basic Needs
Job Search Resources
Children and Family Resources
Health and Well-being
Additional Resources

DuPage

Kane

Kankakee

Kendall

Lake

Will

 

 

 

Cook-county-shapeCook

 

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Chicago City Government

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

Cook County Government 
Unemployment Resources
800-244-5631

Salvation Army
The Salvation Army provides emergency assistance to help with mortgage/rent, utility bills, clothing, medication bills, and other needs in order to keep families in their homes
800-728-7825

LIHEAP
Utility Assistance
877-411-9276

AT&T

Comcast

Spectrum Internet
Spectrum is offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

Suburban School Meal Plans
School districts throughout Cook County suburbs are providing meals to families in need

Housing Forward
Cook county housing program for homelessness. Offers permanent and supportive housing
708-338-1724.

Greater Chicago Food Depository
Food pantries and mobile programs available.
773-247-3663

Entry Point
Entry Point’s purpose is to ensure all people experiencing homelessness or who are at-risk of homelessness have fair and equal access to housing – regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, familial status, disability, actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identify, or marital status.
877-426-6515

Food Pantry Listing

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin.

Goodwill Workforce Connection Centers
Go to the Goodwill Workforce Connection Centers Facebook page every Monday at Noon for a new workshop presented by our job specialists. Presentations will be available once they are complete. Job seekers can also message Workforce Connection Center job specialist through Facebook messenger Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

Chicago Libraries
Locations closed but many online resources available.

Cook County School District
708-385-6800

Illinois Childhood Development

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

Family Rescue
Breaking the cycle of domestic violence, 24/7 hotline crisis intervention, safe shelter & counseling
877-863-6338

Between Friends
Between Friends is dedicated to breaking the cycle of domestic violence and building a community free of abuse. Through our 24-hour helpline, counseling, and legal assistance, we provide a safe and supportive environment for individuals and families in crisis, while educating communities as part of the movement to end domestic violence.
800-603-4357

Sarah's Inn
Sarah’s Inn was founded in 1981 by a group of concerned women in River Forest and Oak Park, to address a lack of services for victims of domestic violence and their families. The agency has since grown to become one of the largest and most comprehensive domestic violence agencies serving Chicago and 22 surrounding West Cook County suburban communities.
708-386-4225

Neopolitan Lighthouse
Dedicated to promoting the safety, emotional, educational, and practical needs of abused women and their children. Neopolitan Lighthouse will work towards educating the public as well as the legal system on respecting the rights of victims of abuse.
773-722-0005

Westside Health Authority|
Emergency hotline and teams available to respond when called.
773-234-4783

Cook County Government
Sign up for text alerts - Text "alertcook" to 888-777
708-633-3319

Cook County Public Health Department

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks

 


 

DuPage-county-shapeDuPage

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

DuPage County Housing Authority
421 N. County Farm Road
630-407-6500

CHAD Community Housing Authority

AT&T

Comcast

Spectrum Internet
Spectrum is offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

DuPage Food Pantries
630-407-6500
This is an interactive map with pantries by location

Community Crisis Center
847-697-2390, Spanish 847-697-9740

DuPage County Continuum of Care
630-407-6413

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin.

Goodwill Workforce Connection Centers
Go to the Goodwill Workforce Connection Centers Facebook page every Monday at Noon for a new workshop presented by our job specialists. Presentations will be available once they are complete. Job seekers can also message Workforce Connection Center job specialist through Facebook messenger Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

Illinois Department of Human Services

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks


Kane-county-shapeKane

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

Salvation Army Tri-City Corps
630-377-2769
Assists clients to meet basic levels of success in society through immediate help with practical problems such as food, clothing and rent and utility assistance. Attempts to identify and solve root causes of distress.

Tri-City Family Services
630-232-1070
Provides counseling to individuals, couples and families, youth crisis intervention and stabilization, prevention and early intervention programs and employee assistance services.

Wayside Cross Ministries
630-892-4239
Partners with the community to provide support and services for men women and children in times of need.

AT&T

Comcast

Spectrum Internet
Spectrum is offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

Hesed House (PADS)
630-897-2156

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin.

 

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

llinois Department of Human Services

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

Community Crisis Center
English Help Line: 847-697-2380 Spanish Help Line: 847-697-9740

Mutual Ground
24 Hour Domestic Violence Line: 630-897-0080, 24 Hour Sexual Assault Line: 630-897-8383
Only Hotlines and emergency shelter are available through April 10th. All other services are temporarily suspended.

Family Focus
312-421-5200
Services are remote until further notice due to COVID-19

Suicide Prevention Services (Batavia, IL)
800-273-8255

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks


Kankakee-county-shapeKankakee

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

Kankakee Financial Help Resources

AT&T

Comcast

Spectrum Internet
Spectrum is offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

Food Pantries List (United Way)

Homeless Shelter Directory

Kankakee Housing Authority
815-939-7125

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin.

 

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

Parenting Resource Center
815-933-2207

Kankakee School District 111
815-802-7730

llinois Department of Human Services

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

Kankakee City Against Domestic Violence
24/7 Help Line: 815-932-5800

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks


Kendall-county-shapeKendall

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

Comed
800-334-7661
Energy assistance

Illinois Unemployment
800-244-5631
Unemployment benefits

LIHEAP
877-411-9276
Utility assistance

AT&T

Comcast

Spectrum Internet
Spectrum is offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

Catholic Charities Diocese of Joliet
815-723-3405
Mobile food pantry, call or visit website for sign up

KC Food Pantry
630-553-0473
Offering drive-thru food pantry

Harvest Baptist Food Pantry
5315 Douglas Rd.
630-554-3858

Kendall County Pads
630-334-8180

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin.

 

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

Governor Office Childhood Development
888-228-1146
Emergency child care for essential employees

YMCA
630-552-4100
Child care

Kendall County Libraries
Locations closed, resources available online

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

Mutual Ground
24 Hour Crisis Line: 630-897-0080

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks


Lake-county-shapeLake

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

Community Partners for Affordable Housing
847-263-7478

Lifeline Telephone/Wireless Programs

LIHEAP
877-411-9276
Utility assistance

AT&T

Comcast

Spectrum Internet
Spectrum is offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

Pads Lake County
847-689-4357
Until April 7, PADS' rotating shelter sites will be closed and we will operate a 24/7 shelter site in a Warren Township government building. Access to this shelter is only available by individuals assessed at our building at 1800 Grand Ave. in Waukegan. Walk-ins are not permitted at this site.

Illinois Department of Human Services
Help Line: 800-843-6154

Need Help Paying Bills?

Lake County Housing Authority
847-223-1170
Our commitment is to serve the Lake County community with housing opportunities and options.

Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Chicago
312-655-7700
Food pantries, WIC (Women, Infants and Children) pantries, meal delivery services, senior services, etc.

Community Partners for Affordable Housing
847-263-7478

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin.

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

Illinois Schools

Boys & Girls Club of Lake County
847-473-5990

Childserv
773-693-0300

Illinois Action for Children

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

Zacharias Sexual Abuse Center
Support Line is 24/7; Support Line: 847.872.7799 Gurnee Office: 847.224.1187

The Partnership for a Safer Lake County
This is not a direct service agency; however, there are links to a number of community based agencies and organizations on the website

A Safe Place
24/7 Support Line: 800-600-7233
A Safe Place is the sole provider of services exclusively addressing domestic violence in Lake County, Illinois. Through multi-faceted programs we assist victims in transforming their lives after domestic violence, prevent future abuse by addressing its root cause through abuser intervention programs, and educate the community about domestic violence and how we can all be involved in its end.

Stepping Stones
224-789-3054

Childserv
773-693-0300

North Suburban Legal Aid Clinic
847-737-4042

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks


Will-county-shapeWill

 

 

 

 

 

Covid_iconCOVID-19 Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

COVID-19 in Amharic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Arabic (PDF)

COVID-19 in Hmong (PDF)

COVID-19 in Karen (PDF)

COVID-19 in Somali (PDF)

Worried about Coronavirus? If your loved one is over 60, read this.

Coronavirus and Older People: 6 Tips for Families

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities

Updates On Coronavirus and The Disabled Community

5 Things To Know About Coronavirus and People with Disabilities

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Explained in Rohingya Zuban(Video)

Coronavirus: Global Health Emergency | Public Health Education in Rohingya (Video)

Hand Wash | Public Health Education in Rohingya Language (Video)

CDC Resources in Languages Other than English

Coronavirus-CDC (Spanish)

Informacion de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades(PDF)

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Preguntas y respuestas sobre la enfermedad por coronavirus (COVID-19)

 

Financial_iconFinancial Resources

Will County Center for Community Concerns
815.722.0722
Center is closed for walk ins, please call or visit website

Illinois Department of Human Services

ComEd
Energy Assistance during pandemic

Spectrum
844-488-8395
Offering free 60 days of internet to households with K-12 or college students.

AT&T

Comcast

 

Basic-needs_iconBasic Needs

Catholic Charities Diocese of Joliet
815-723-3405
Mobile food pantry, call or visit websites for sign up, also, Daybreak is a homeless shelter

Northern Illinois Food Bank
630-443-6910
Partner of Feeding America, visit website or call for locations

SNAP
Illinois Dept of Human Services application for SNAP benefits

Will County Salvation Army
Food pantry remains open

IMPACT 211

Find a Food Pantry Near You

 

Job-search_iconJob Search Resources

Goodwill TalentBridge
Goodwill TalentBridge, a full service staffing and recruitment firm, is part of Goodwill Industries of Metropolitan Chicago and Southeastern Wisconsin..

 

Children_families_iconChildren and Family Resources

Illinois Department of Children & Family Services

Will County School District 92(PDF)
815-838-8031
Remote learning plan

Will County Library
Online library access

Aunt Martha's Youth Center

Scholastic Learn at Home (PreK-12)

Amazing Educational Resources

Free Online Ivy League Courses (College)

PBS Kids Daily

Scholastic Learn at Home

Suggestions for Parents While School is Out

Google Arts and Culture

Talking with Children About Coronavirus Disease

How to Answer 7 Big Questions Kids Have About Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for Effectively Working form Home During the Cornoavirus Outbreak, When You have Kids

Coronavirus Triple Duty: Working, Parenting and Teaching form Home

Countering COVID-19 Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Child Welfare Information Gateway
1-800-394-3366

Center for Effective Parenting
501-364-4605

 

Health_iconHealth and Well-being

Will County States Attorney Office
815-722-3344;  24 hour crisis hotline

Guardian Angel Community Services
815-730-8984
24 hour hotline (815.73.8984) Adult Protective Services (866.800.1409)

Will County Take Back The Night

Will County Health Department

Mental Health America of Wisconsin
414-276-3122
Resources on mental health, anxiety, medications

American Psychological Association (APA) Resources on Pandemics

Working Remotely During The Coronavirus Outbreak? Here's How To Feel More Focused and Energized and Manage Stress

Guidelines for Parent Strategies to Prevent Adolescent Alcohol, Depression and Anxiety

Calm

National Domestic Abuse Hotline
1-800-799-7233

 

Additional-Resources_iconAdditional Resources

Catholic TV

The Nation's Mosque—The Jumah Stream

Central Synagogue

Pentecostal Full Gospel Worship Center-Experience the Glory

National Presbyterian Church

Kennedy Performing Arts Center—Lunch Time Doodles

Food Network Kitchen—Daily Dinners with Michael D Symon

Virtual Museum Tours

Download free books from the New York Public Library

National Zoo Cams

Tour National Parks

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