The Pritzker Administration and it’s local partner are working to help families affected by COVID-19. Apply for unemployment insurance if you’re without access to paid sick leave or unable to work because of COVID-19. Call IDES at 1-800-244-5631 or visit https://www2.illinois.gov/ides.
DACA & Unemployment Insurance- Please be mindful that unemployment insurance is a state operated insurance program designed to partially replace lost wages when you are out of work. It is noa public benefit. People with expired work permits may not qualify.
The Pritzker Administration is filing a federal wavier to expand Medicaid services.
If you have questions you can call 1-800-889-3932 or visit dph.illinois.gov
IDES Office Closed to the Public Until Further Notice (as of 3/19/20).
If you have questions about Unemployment Insurance, call their Customer Service Center at 800-244-5631 or 886-488-4016 TTY or visit their about page at https://www2.illinois.gov/ides/pages/learn-about-pua.aspx
The City of Chicago has a wide variety of resources available to its residence.
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