Resources for Families

COVID-19 Resources for Families

COVID-19 Prioritized Essential Workers Child Care Application

During the declared COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, the children of Priortized Essential Workers are eligible to receive child care through the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP). Prioritized Essential Workers inlcude those working in Health Care, Human Services, essential Government services (eg. Corrections, law enforcement, fire department), and essential infrastructure. If you have any questions about your eligibility, please contact our office at 309-205-3070 Option 2. 

Child Care & COVID-19

Looking for more information about how COVID-19 in Illinois will impact your childcare? 

Review this "Frequently Asked Questions" provided by the Illinois Department of Human Services and the Illinois Department of Children & Family Services (Note: Due to the "Shelter in Place" mandate and subsequent closure of all child care with the exception of emergency child care sites, some information from this document has changed.)