Here are a variety of resources. Both to learn more about food insecurity and to find assistance if you need it.
Summer 2021 Meal Distribution in Champaign and Urbana
- Champaign Unit 4 Meal Distribution Information (Take away breakfast and lunch each day)
- Urbana Unit 116 Meal Distribution Information (Wednesday distributions of up to 7 days worth of food)
Other Resources, especially during COVID-19. (Courtesy of United Way)
- Covid HELP (Housing and Economic Loss Prevention) is now live and available online at: https://covidhelpillinois.org/ This is a bot that will walk people through a series of questions to help them find answers and resources for their housing and consumer issues.
- Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO) has a web page dedicated to eviction issues for individuals at https://www.illinoislegalaid.org/legal-information/eviction
- ILAO also has a page of pleadings for eviction issues at https://www.illinoislegalaid.org/legal-information/covid-pleadings-housing-advocates
More Information about Food Insecurity
Feeding America: Hunger in America – Feeding America is the largest hunger organization in the US. This page is a good overview of the issue of Food Insecurity in our country.
Eastern Illinois Foodbank – EIF is the primary food source in the area for organizations like Feeding Our Kids