Effingham Unit #40 https://www.unit40.org/emergency_information/food_service_closure_program
Altamont Unit #10 – Free school lunches for all students under age 18, contact 618-483-5171 or 618-483-6193
Mattoon Community School District #2 https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc12feF0JifAruZ9A6CJhwS013YetMmxT2gnSiE5oFHo_3onA/viewform
Boredom Busters & Educational Sites
Free Internet Opportunity- https://5il.co/dwhs
https://www.youtube.com/studioJJK Jarrett J. Krosoczk-author & illustrator popular graphic novels like The Lunch Ladies series, Hey Kiddo, Star Wars Jedi Academy and more will do a daily drawing lesson! Every weekday at 2pm ET for at least the next few weeks, Jarret will host free webcasts for you and your kiddos.
https://www.kanopy.com/ Stream thousands of independent films and documentaries free with your public library card
https://www.overdrive.com/apps/libby/ Free e-books and audiobooks! Download the free app from your phone/device, or you can use Overdrive on your computer to stream thousands of audiobooks.
http://www.clistudios.com/keepdancing?fbclid=IwAR3FfycKFIiiUKG6dB_CKm9AmbfjmC26sHNcDTmE8-TuZOA-va8Hwtns-k8 It’s more important than ever that the dance community works together to support one another and help keep dancers dancing. In that spirit, starting on Monday, March 16th, we will begin streaming an amazing series of free live dance classes for the global dance community. Classes begin every day at 3pm Pacific / 6pm Eastern.
EMOTIONAL SUPPORT & SELF CARE & HEALTH
Crisis Nursery of Effingham County-https://www.crisisnurseryofeffingham.com
The CFPB has curated resources to help guide consumers on how to protect their finances during this pandemic. On that site you will find resources on steps to take if someone is experiencing difficulty meeting their financial obligations; working with credit counselors; debt collectors; credit reports; avoiding scams; what to do if you lose your income.
IL Dept of Employment Security- http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001MXDc81WqzhRu_1Ffl1Oa-dgxsiWckkABdf7T-UAtAQRjW6cy81b0CysoRQjb1jON9w1-7eG0XaQejeKgkklBXpI70da7IcQRWG_HI6ebgPO9_GAc0yLrepGYYTbTofonKJrrFwiIC5_Z-vGj0-hQ51DedPCP_Q6vlDdoNRTvnIjf4wmQ-H5x_jxpBkWVyqOiZwCPz1zvp_jJDLm03kGOg7Rh6AHS1nnW1wKbN0ws9BpQszrvft1A4GXRN8-9FltwPVbxeEnHZuubZBfNgEzfLDA3o6xLqrA-UhJsO6DJZKvY0GgFPeNnZpT6qpSnR6oJTgwccc5mO5HyOVZ3EKOJ-w==&c=vUcK-sy393uCn-fWmIgDul_TNYcxQryjunmLVEgKBOVxOTxjXufPMw==&ch=qZPAlR8WYOL3o6zTM-9N1vm0IN9V_QFHPuJih8v6qsemQ6AOBsDMUg==
Charleston Area Chamber-https://www.charlestonchamber.com/covid-19-resources
Effingham County Chamber-https://www.effinghamcountychamber.com/covid-19-coronavirus
State of Illinois- https://coronavirus.illinois.gov