COVID-19 Resources

Worker Resources


From job training to unemployment insurance, we have resources and support to help you through.


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Funding for Job Training

If you’ve been laid-off due to COVID-19, you may qualify for up-to-$16,100 in grant funding to attend a job training, certificate, or professional development program — this money does not need to be paid back.


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Unemployment Insurance

If you need unemployment insurance assistance, contact 1-800-244-5631 or visit the Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) website to file a claim. Important reminder: If you are furloughed, you can still file for unemployment.


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Emergency Child Care

If you are you an essential worker and have an issue retaining employment because of emergency child care, you may apply for support by contacting workNetservices@ccrpc.org.


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Health Insurance

If you’ve lost job-based health insurance coverage, here are some important resources for how to access healthcare coverage.