COVID-19 Resources

Stay home if you are sick. Consult your family physician first to determine if you need a test. Call COVID-19 hotline at 1-800-889-3931 or email for general questions. Visit COVID-19 Personal Guidance and Testing for details.
(On this page you can find resources regarding COVID-19 information and updates as well as emergency services and assistance available in our communities)


Free Flu Shot Clinics & Schedules in Chicago

Illinois New Households Relief Initiative Eligible Programs & Online Application

Social Security Administration Online Services (Retirement, Disability & Medicare Benefits – Application, Status Check, and Appeal, etc)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Coronavirus Guidance and Updates

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Community Prevention&Mitigation Plan

Latest States Reporting Cases to CDC

Weekly Surveillance Summary of US COVID-19 Activity

Federal Government Response to COVID-19

State of Illinois – COVID-19 daily update and response

State of Illinois – COVID-19 Statistics on Cases and Test Results

City of Chicago – COVID-19 latest information for individuals across the city

City of Chicago – List of resources on a range of topics regarding COVID-19

University of Chicago – COVID-19 emergency support information

UChicago – Meal preparation and delivery to South Side residents

Search for Food Assistance in Chicago area

Greater Chicago Food Depository – Find food & Make donation


UChicago – South Side small businesses support and grant application

UChicago – South Side nonprofit organizations support

South Side Community Resource Collection – Food, pharmacy, clinics, etc.

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Case Tracking & Trends – US and Globe

Illinois COVID-19 Projections and Hospital Resources