CHICAGO COMMUNITY RESOURCES
We understand many individuals and families across the Chicago region continue to face unprecedented challenges. We are committed to providing updates and information about where individuals and families across the region can seek critical support. Please reference the below information to find support services online and in your community or you can download and print a resource referral guide here.
Important: Please call all agencies prior to visiting in person to ensure they are still seeing clients and to confirm hours of operation.
If you are experiencing a medical or safety emergency, please call 911.
211 Metro Chicago
If you are in the City of Chicago or suburban Cook County and need health and social service support, please visit 211MetroChicago.org
and search for resources. NOTE: The 2-1-1 phone line is not currently active in Cook County
If you are in the City of Chicago and in need of municipal or government services, please call 311
If you are in the suburbs and need to access housing assistance, please contact Entry Point at myentrypoint.org
If you are a Chicago renter and have questions about your rights or need legal support, please visit Rentervention
, an online resource provided by the Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing.