Resources for Clients
VIRTUAL BULLETIN BOARD
It's not possible for our clients to come inside the pantry right now, so we've created this virtual bulletin board where we will be posting flyers about upcoming hiring events, professional skills training classes, and other employment resources. Click the board to view current flyers.
Rent Payment Assistance for DuPage Residents
Applications for the second round of the Illinois Rental Assistance Program will be accepted starting Monday, Dec. 6. Applicants may qualify for up to $25,000 in assistance over 18 months, combining both rounds. Go to illinoishousinghelp.org and click the flyers for more details.
Free Flu Shots for Low-Income DuPage Residents
To request a voucher for a free flu vaccine, visit atbit.ly/FluVouchers or scan the QR code on the flyer, then take the voucher to your local Jewel-Osco to get your shot. No appointment needed! Click the flyers for more details. Learn more about the other services DuPage Health Coalition provides to the uninsured: Flyer in English; Flyer in Spanish
Prairie State Legal Eviction Help Hotline
Prairie State Legal Services is a member of Eviction Help Illinois, a state-wide network of 16 non-profit organizations providing legal aid, mediation services, and connection to other resources. Tenants can call 855-631-0811 Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm for free legal help. Click the flyers to learn more or visit the Prairie State website for additional COVID-19 Eviction resources.
Reimbursement for Free/Reduced Price School Meals
Find Out How to Apply
Registration is now open for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s P-EBT program (Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer) for the 2020-2021 school year. P-EBT reimburses families whose children qualify for free/reduced price meals, but did not receive the meals when schools moved to remote/hybrid learning due to Covid-19. Click here for more details.
DuPage County Walk-In Vaccination Clinic
Vaccine Information Call Center
DuPage County Testing Site Locator
The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) has launched an online COVID-19 testing site locator tool, which can be used to find testing sites in DuPage County and in the surrounding villages and townships. Those looking for a testing site in or near a location of their choice can enter the address or just the zip code and set any radius of between 0 and 10 miles to locate all listed testing sites in the defined area.
ComEd Bill Payment Assistance
Power provider ComEd offers a number of bill assistance and payment arrangement programs to help residential customers impacted by COVID-19 or other economic challenges. Click here to learn more.
Nicor Gas Energy Assistance Programs
Nicor can help if you're facing financial hardship due to COVID-19 by connecting you to energy assistance, offering extended payment options and providing energy-saving measures.
Click the flyer to learn more.