Additional Resources

If you’re looking for additional resources other than food, review the categories below that best match your needs.

Do you need help applying for SNAP/Food Stamps?
  1. The Greater Chicago Food Depository provide benefits assistance for food and more. The Benefits Outreach team helps people in Cook County with SNAP (food stamps), Medicaid, and other public benefits programs. Click here to learn more.
  2. mRelief can provide a quick online screening to let you know if you qualify for SNAP benefits and help you apply from your phone. Click here to see if you qualify.
  3. You can apply for SNAP benefits and more on the Illinois Department of Human Services website. Click here to learn more.

If you already have SNAP benefits, Illinois allows you to purchase groceries online. You can view our list of participating locations here:

Order Online with SNAP

Find a vaccination site near you
Do you need emergency rental assistance?
  1. The eviction moratorium ends on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, but Chicago tenants still have options. If you are worried about remaining in your home because you have been unable to pay rent, here is a helpful list of resources.