COVID-19 Updates

 

Community Resources

 

Employment & Small Business

 

Food

  • COVID-19 Updates and Resources and Mobile Pantry Calendar (Northern Illinois Food Bank)
  • CPS locations are becoming Food Distribution Centers starting March 17th, from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Families will be given up to 3 days of food per child at any time. Those who need food delivered should call 773-533-KIDS or email familyservices@cps.edu.
  • HCS Family Services in DuPage County
  • Local Food Pantries:
    • Beyond Hunger (Austin)
    • Evangelical Emmanuel Church (Belmont-Cragin)
    • Marillac House (East Garfield Park)
    • European American Association & La Casa Norte (Humboldt Park)
    • UI Health Food Pantry (Pilsen)
    • Little Village New Life Community Church (South Lawndale)
    • TSA Chicago Temple (Near West Side)
    • Harmony Community Church (North Lawndale)
    • New Mt. Pilgrim Church (West Garfield Park)
    • Santa Maria Adolorata (West Town)
  • YWCA Metropolitan Chicago, in partnership with the University of Chicago and the Chicago Food Depository, will be offering FREE meal pickups every Sunday, beginning April 19th from 12:00 – 1:00 PM at YWCA Laura Parks & Mildred Francis Center, 6600 S. Cottage Grove Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637. We will continue distributing meals while supplies last. Drive up services available to ensure proper social distancing and all volunteers will be wearing masks and gloves. Please email our Director of Inspired Engagement, Brian Starr, at brian.starr@ywcachicago.org with any additional questions or concerns.

 

Health and Wellness

 

Housing, Utilities, and Internet Access

 

Parenting

 

Transportation

  • Metra is reimbursing qualified monthly tickets and waiving the $5 fee. Click here for details.