Get connected with essential community and health and human service assistance. Call 2-1-1 or visit the Illinois 2-1-1 website Opens a New Window. to access an online database to search for basic needs, crisis and mental health services, financial assistance, health care, support groups, and others.
This fast, free, confidential resource finder provides 24/7 access to information, referrals, and crisis response. Due to differences in phone service and wireless providers, callers who experience difficulty contacting 2-1-1 may call direct (toll-free) 888-865-9903.
State of Illinois Resources
Illinois Department of Child and Family Services Opens a New Window.
Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services Opens a New Window. (All Kids Health Insurance Opens a New Window. )
Illinois Department of Human Services Opens a New Window.
Illinois Department of Employment Security / Unemployment Opens a New Window.