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Gov. Pritzker Announces Metrics-Based Pathway for Illinois to Fully Reopen; Expands Vaccine Eligibility to All Residents 16+ on April 12

2021-03-22T15:12:51+00:00 March 22nd, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Administration Announces a Bridge Phase between Phase 4 and 5 of Restore Illinois Plan to allow for Faster Reopening of Economy Illinois Now Averaging 100,000 Vaccine Administrations Per Day CHICAGO— Governor Pritzker and Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike today announced a metrics-based, vaccination-informed framework for Illinois to advance to Phase 5 [...]

Emergency Rental Assistance Program – Applications Open

2021-03-17T08:52:34+00:00 March 17th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Applications are now open for the Cook County Emergency Rental Assistance program. It pays up to 12 months of missed rent and utilities payments and up to 3 months of future rent payments. Payments will be made directly to your landlord and utility company. Applications opened on March 11, 2021 and will be accepted until April [...]

United Center Vaccination Appointments Open Thursday for Illinois Seniors

2021-03-03T16:06:36+00:00 March 3rd, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

March 2, 2021 All Illinoisans Eligible in State’s Phase 1B+ Can Make Appointments Beginning March 7 at 4 p.m. Call Center to Help Bridge Digital Divide and Ensure Equitable Access Gov.Press@illinois.gov CHICAGO – Beginning Thursday, March 4 at 8:30 a.m., Illinois seniors can schedule their first COVID-19 vaccine appointment at the United Center vaccine site, which [...]

COVID-19 Community Vaccination Program

2021-01-27T12:26:53+00:00 January 27th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Cook County is currently in Phase 1b which includes individuals 65 and over and front line essential workers.  Vaccine supply is extremely limited at this time. Please be patient. Cook County Government, Cook County Health and Cook County Department of Public Health are pleased to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to those living or working in Cook County. [...]

Illinois Department of Health Phase 1A Eligible Individuals and Businesses for Vaccinations

2021-01-05T11:24:49+00:00 January 5th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, News|

The Illinois Department of Public Health has published a list of job settings and job titles of individuals who are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccination under Phase 1A of its vaccination plan. The State of Illinois will publish further vaccine eligibility lists for each subsequent vaccination phase at the completion of Phase 1A. IDPH COVID [...]

Applications Re-Open for Cook County COVID-19 Resident Cash Assistance Program

2020-12-08T15:11:26+00:00 December 8th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle with the Cook County Bureau of Economic Development, Family Independence Initiative (FII) and other partners, announced an additional $7 million in funding to expand and re-open the Cook County COVID-19 Recovery Resident Cash Assistance program to help suburban Cook County residents experiencing financial insecurity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This [...]

IDPH Tier Three Resurgence Mitigations

2020-11-18T13:57:04+00:00 November 18th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

With a new wave of COVID-19 surging across the state of Illinois and the nation, the state is committed to listening to public health experts and following the science to keep people safe. Tier 3 builds on the Resurgence Mitigation Plan first released in July to suppress the spread of the virus and ensure our hospitals [...]

Resources available for Hardships during COVID

2020-11-18T13:27:20+00:00 November 18th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News|

Do to the hardships our residents of Palos Hills are enduring, we have listed a few programs that can assist with the following: Water Bill Payments Telephone Bill Payments Electric Bill Payment Gas Bill Payment Child Care for Essential Workers Basic Essential Assistance Medical Supply and Prescription Cost Food Supply CEDA www.cedaorg.net (312) 795-8948 PLOWS Council [...]