City of Chicago and Southside Critical Resources

Critical (Last updated on 11/2/2020)

Organizations that are providing grocery donations and/or deliveries: 

Resources for black parents: 

ongoing

 Chicago Neighborhood Resource Directory

Food pantries/soup kitchens

COVID-19 City of Chicago resource

COVID-19 Grief Network

Shelter:

Mental Health:

  • 24-hour IDHS mental health support: text “TALK” or “HABLAR” to 552020 to receive a call from a counselor at a community mental health center
  • Bright Star Community Outreach – Trained mental health professionals serving as trauma counselors available through their free hotline. 1 –833 – TURN123, Mon – Fri, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m

Alderperson Offices: