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COVID-19 Resources

COUNSELING & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
Our counseling team is here to support students and their families. Please visit the Counseling Corner page to schedule an appointment with a counselor or other support staff.
 
COVID INFORMATION
The Chicago Teachers Union has compiled and vetted a list of local resources for students and families. Please visit their site for more information.
 
COVID-19 TESTING SERVICES
The city of Chicago is hosting free COVID-19 testing sites. These testing sites are free to ALL residents, regardless of immigration status. Find a testing site and testing information here.
 
If you or a family member is experiencing any symptoms, has recently been in a large group of people, traveled to a high-risk area, or has been in contact with someone who has tested positive, please visit one of these sites to get tested for free. 
 
 
The city of Chicago website also has a variety of resources for residents.
 
FREE INTERNET SERVICE
Chicago Public Schools is offering free high-speed internet or wifi hotspots to CPS students and their families. Click here to begin the process of getting set up in your home.
 
BACK OF THE YARDS NEIGHBORHOOD SUPPORT SERVICES
 
Red de Apoyo Mutuo del Barrio de las Empacadoras / Back of the Yards Community Mutual Support Network
Por favor llene este formulario para pedir y/o ofrecer apoyo con la Red de Apoyo Mutuo del Barrio de las Empacadoras. Alguien le contactará sobre sus respuestas dentro de algunos pocos días.
 
Please complete this form to request assistance and/or volunteer with the Back of the Yards Community Mutual Support Network. Someone will follow up with you about your responses within a few days. 
 
To speak to a person, please call: (773) 974-8747
Para hablar con una persona, por favor llame a: (773) 974-8747
 
BACK OF THE YARDS FACEBOOK GROUP
This Facebook group is a great resource for finding local support services. Check it out by clicking here.
 
FOOD & DIAPERS
Casa Catalina is organizing food and diaper support.
4537 S Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 376-9425

CONTACT: Sr Joellen Tumas