Champaign-Urbana Help

Do You or Someone You Know in Champaign-Urbana Need Help Due to COVID-19?
Here are a few resources that may be helpful as households work through hardships due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

All information was accurate when posted but is subject to change without notice.


General Resources

  • Call 211  – If you need services such as food, counseling, and assistance, dial 211 to be connected to a real person who can guide you to the resources available to you. If your phone does not connect with 211, please use the toll-free number: 1-888-865-9903.  211 Website
  • United Way COVID-19 Coronavirus Assistance
  • List of C-U Community Resources (compiled by the UI School of Social Work’s Community Learning Lab and UniPlace Christian Church).  Includes information on food distribution, shelter and housing assistance, legal aid, childcare, support groups, education and more.

Assistance with Rent, Mortgage, or Utilities

Food Insecurity

Other Resources

Reliable Information About COVID-19