Planning Through the Pandemic

Young adults currently or formerly in care are eligible for new and expanded assistance due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This assistance is designed to remove barriers young adults may face due to the pandemic. The below provides information and guidance on this assistance.

Youth FAQ: COVID -19 RELIEF

Responses compiled by Rimy Morris and Justin Hayden

Basic Information

Re-Entry & Continuation of Services

Basic Needs

Transportation

Education

Who do I contact for more information?

DCS OYI Team:

ETV Team:

OYS Providers:

  • Children’s Bureau
  • Damar Services
  • Geminius
  • George Junior Republic
  • The Villages

CLICK HERE to determine which agency provides OYS services in your area.

There are many factors that will determine the amount and type of assistance you may receive. This will vary and will be based on individual circumstances and needs. If there is something that you want to know please do not hesitate to call your OYS provider or IL Specialist.

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