Chicago Community COVID-19 Resources

We understand many individuals and families have been affected by the COVID-19 outbreak already and more will continue to be affected. We are committed to providing updates and information about where individuals and families across the region can seek critical support during this time. Please reference the below information and utilize the locator to find support services near you.Important: Please call all agencies prior to visiting to ensure they are still seeing clients in person and to confirm hours of operation.

  • If you are experiencing a medical or safety emergency, please call 911.
  • If you are in the City of Chicago and in need of housing assistance, please call 311 and ask for short term help
  • If you are in the suburbs and need to access housing assistance please contact Entry Point at or 1-877-426-6515.
  • If you are looking for a food pantry, please visit the Greater Chicago Food Depository website at They are keeping careful track of what pantries are open, closed, or have reduced hours.
  • Scroll below the map tool to find general health and human service contact information


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Health and Human Services General Contact Information

City of Chicago


DuPage County

(800) 942-9412

Kane County

211 or (630) 966-9393

McHenry County

(815) 338-0234

Will County

(815) 722-3344

Lake County, Indiana

(800) 826-7871

Suburban Cook County

(312) 655-7500

South Suburban Cook County

(708) 966-9HUB(9482)

Homeless Prevention Services

(877) 426-6515

Find a food pantry

(773) 247-3663

For food benefits

(800) 359-2163

The Health and Human Services Resource Directory (a/k/a The Blue Book) was maintained by Community Resource Network (CRN) in both a hard copy and online subscription. CRN ceased operations effective 12/31/2012.
Thus, this resource is no longer available.

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