Other Pertinent Information
As of February 11, 2021: http://dph.illinois.gov/news/more-300-new-covid-19-vaccination-locations-added
- Testing Facility Locations
- Walgreens is offering testing if you are eligible. The first step is to fill out their online assessment.
- Illinois Department of Public Health: Guidance on the Use of Masks by the General Public
- Centers for Disease Control: Recommendation Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings
- Face Covering Tips and Guidelines
- There are Bill Assistance Options available to help those struggling with past-due balances. Call ComEd at 1-800-EDISON1 (1-800-334-7661), M-F, 7am-7pm or visit ComEd.com/Supportto learn more about the following payment assistance options and eligibility requirements:
- CARE Customer Hardship Grants. Residential customers facing financial hardship may be eligible to receive one-time CARE grants from ComEd to help them get back on their feet.
- COVID-19 Financial Bill Assistance. A one-time bill assistance credit of up to $500 is available this year for eligible, low-income households.
- Flexible, Extended Payment Arrangements. For a limited time, low-income households and residential customers expressing financial hardship may be eligible for a flexible payment arrangement so they can spread balances over 24 payments, with 0% down. Residential customers who may not be facing financial hardship, but would like to spread balances, may be able to do so over 18 payments, with no more than 25% down.
- Waiver of New Deposits and Fee Relief. ComEd is waiving any new deposit requirements for a limited time for customers expressing financial hardship and extending relief from various fees (such as reconnection fees) to help low-income residential customers.
- State and Federal Financial Energy Assistance. Illinois’ Percentage of Income Payment Plan (PIPP) and the federal Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) also provide valuable financial help to households that may be facing financial challenges.
- ComEd Suspends Disconnections until March 2021 & Encourages Customers to Take Advantage of Expanded Assistance Options to Help with Energy Bills. Click here for more information.
- Residential Customers Who Are Without Power Encouraged to Contact ComEd to Have Service Restored
- ComEd Taking Steps to Lift Communities During Coronavirus Pandemic
- March 25, 2020 - MetroNet Announces COVID-19 Relief Plan for Families and Businesses
- 19 Ways that MetroNet is helping to fight the effects of COVID 19
- Solutions for your Business
- Solutions for your Household Needs
- PACE Bus Temporarily Combines Routes Beginning May 18th
- Information about Pace’s Response to COVID-19
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- March 18, 2020 - Senior Services of Will County COVID-19 Update
- March, 2020 - Resources, Information, Services and Programs to Keep Senior Safe, Healthy and Independent
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- Internet Essentials from Comcast - Affordable internet at home for eligible households. For more information, click here.
- March 18, 2020 - Comcast Increases Access to and Speeds of Internet Essentials’ Low-Income Internet Service to Support Americans Through the Coronavirus Pandemic
- March 13, 2020 - Comcast Announces Comprehensive COVID-19 Response to Help Keep Americans Connected to the Internet
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES
- The Illinois Department of Human Services is offering Call 4 Calm mental health support. If you or a loved one are struggling with stress related to the COVID-19 pandemic and need emotional support, text TALK to 552020 for English or HABLAR for Spanish. This service is free.
- October 16, 2020 - IDPH Press Release
- State of Illinois Press Releases
- Will County Press Releases
- Will County COVID-19 webpage
- July 29, 2020 - Governor Issues New Restrictions on Youth and Adult Sports
- July 29, 2020 - Illinois Phase 4 All Sports Guidelines
- April 6, 2020 - IDPH Guidance for the Use of Face Masks
- Illinois Department of Commerce COVID-19 Emergency Resources for Residents
- April 2, 2020 - Gov. Pritzker Kicks Off ‘All in Illinois’ to Reinforce State’s Stay at Home Message
- March 30, 2020 - Governor’s Office Daily COVID-19 Q & A
- March 30, 2020 - The Governor’s Office provided updated guidance regarding the establishment of new rules for childcare centers and homes operating during the state of emergency.
- March 30, 2020 - Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation Announces Help for Consumers Struggling to Make Payments on their Debts Due to the COVID-19 Crisis and Guidance for its Regulated Financial Sectors
- Illinois Department of Revenue - Taxpayer Resources
- The Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) announced a 90-day extension of certain Illinois Sales Tax exemption renewals
- Federal REAL ID Deadline Extended to Oct. 1, 2021
- March 16, 2020 - Illinois Gaming Board Suspends all Licensed Video Gaming Operations
- Ribfest’s Response to the Virus, March 13, 2020
- General Information
- Information for Your Household
- Community Preparedness
- Advice for Schools
- Avoid the Spread of Germs via Coughing, Sneezing, or Unclean Hands
- Guidance for Health Care Facilities
- More on the Importance of Healthy and Clean Hands
- Social Distancing
- Illinois Department of Public Health’s Recommended Guidance for Preventing Spread of COVID-19 in Grocery Stores
- Tips for Dementia Caregivers - Visit the Alzheimer’s Association here.
- Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Home/Facility
- Resources for families with young children and early childhood providers