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COVID - 19 Service Fact Sheet


COVID-19 Related Services Fact Sheet


For the Employee or Senior Citizen:

To apply for IDES unemployment benefits, apply here:  

To apply for Medicaid health insurance, apply here:

To apply for SNAP benefits, apply here:

All eviction orders will be suspended for 30 days as of March 14, 2020. Read more here:

Suspending all foreclosure and eviction notices for 60 days. Read more here:

Utility shut off moratorium. Read more here:

Seniors shopping hours and stores. Read more here:

Telemedicine services for Medicaid and commercial insurance. Read more here:

Seniors that need help with food or meals. Contact IL Dept. of Aging at 1-800-252-8966 or email aging.ilsenior@illinois.gov

Federal Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15, 2020. Read more here: 

For the Businesses:

SBA Disaster Loans. Read more here:

Illinois Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) are available to assist small businesses with the loan application process and are currently operating remotely. Businesses can locate their nearest Small Business Development Center here:

For information on short term sales tax relief in Illinois for businesses:


Governor J.B. Pritzker’s Executive Order to Stay in Place. Read more here:

DCEO Hotline: For questions on whether your business is deemed “essential”, call 1-800-252-2923 or email ceo.support@illinois.gov

Federal Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15, 2020. Read more here:


The State of Illinois has received its statewide Economic Injury Declaration which means small businesses in all 102 Illinois counties may be eligible for low-interest, economic injury disaster loans up to $2M per business.


Businesses can access additional information and apply for the loan online here. Eligibility requirements are determined by SBA and can be found here.