Emergency & Social Services


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Adult Education

Champaign-Urbana Public Health District – Division of Maternal & Child Health Program

201 W. Kenyon Dr., Champaign, IL 61820
217/352-7961
c-uphd.org/maternal-child-health.html
Serves low-income or at-risk mothers and children. Provides food and nutrition, immunizations, and other resources.

Parkland College Adult Education

2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign, IL 61821
217/351-2580
parkland.edu/resources/adulted
Includes basic literacy, GED program, ESL (free classes)

Urbana Adult Education

211 N. Race St., Urbana, IL 61801
217/384-3530
urbanaadulteducation.org
Free classes to adults age 16 and over (GED and CNA courses), high school diploma, English language acquisition, continuing education, and career development.


Children/Nursery

See also  Crisis Nursery Emergency Hotline under Crisis Services


Clothing (Free)

Scot Free Clothing Center (McKinley Foundation)

809 S. Fifth St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/344-0297
mckinley-foundation.org/scot-free-clothing-center 
Hours: Open on T -  F 2-4 pm


Crisis Services

Crisis Nursery – Provena Covenant Campus

1309 W. Hill St., Urbana, IL 61801
Crisis Line:217/337-2730 Questions/Administration: 217/337-2731
Crisisnursery.net
Hours: open 24/7. Provides emergency child care facility for children 0-6 years old. No fees or income eligibility. Safe shelter, parent support, parent-child interaction classes, home visits, and more.

Mental Health Crisis Line

217/359-4141
rosecrancechampaignurbana.org 
Hours: available 24/7. Telephone counseling and referral service

Rape Crisis Services

217/384-4444; Toll Free: 877/236-3727
cu-races.org 
Also provides counseling and legal advocacy

See Salt & Light,  Restoration Urban Ministries and Salvation Army under Multiple Services


Emergency Services

Carle Foundation Hospital – Emergency Care

611 W. Park Ave., Urbana, IL 61801
217/383-3313
carle.org/Locations/CarleFoundationHospital/EmergencyCare

Presence Covenant Medical Center – Emergency Care

1400 W. Park St., Urbana, IL 61801
217/337-2131
carle.ohttp://www.presencehealth.org/presence-covenant-medical-center-urbana-emergency-care 


Employment Services

Adecco Employment Services

1805 W. Kirby Ave., Champaign, IL 61821
217/355-2342
adeccousa.com 
Temporary staffing and permanent placing

Labor Ready

1720 S. Philo Rd., Suite F, Urbana, IL 61802
217/344-6214
laborready.com
Temporary job placement

Man Power

1822 Glenn Park Dr., Champaign, IL 61822
217/352-7875
manpowergroup.us/mypath
Temporary staffing and permanent placing


Food (Free)

Daily Bread Soup Kitchen

116 N. First St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/356-7687
dailybreadsoupkitchen.com
dbsoupkitchen@gmail.com
Lunch Daily 11-12:30 pm. 

Grace Lutheran Church Food Pantry

313 S. Prospect Ave., Champaign, IL 61820
217/356-6232
gracelutherancu.org
dbsoupkitchen@gmail.com
Hours: Thu 9:30 am-12 pm (1 visit/month)

Grace United Methodist Church

2004 Philo Rd., Urbana, IL 61802
217/344-5455
urbanagrace.net

 McKinley - Garden Hills Food Pantry

2001 Garden Hills Dr., Champaign, IL 61821
217/344-0297
Located at Garden Hills Elementary School. Available to any family in need that has a child enrolled in Garden Hills Elementary School. Open 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 4-7 pm

St. Patrick's Church

708 W. Main St., Urbana, IL 61801
217/367-2688
stpaturbana.weebly.com
Food Pantry open to residents of Champaign county. Bring proof of local address. M-Th 4:30-5


Health/Medical Assistance

Avicenna Community Health Center

819 Bloomington Rd., Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-5498
avicennahealth.org/mission
Cost-Free preventive and curative healthcare, one-on-one consultation with physicians and nutritionist, medical screenings & more. Appointments preferred. Walk-ins welcome.

Champaign County Health Care Consumers

44 E. Main St. Suite 208, Champaign, IL 61820
217/352-6533
healthcareconsumers.org
Includes Adult Dental, Health Hotline, Medicare 100/Plus Program, SSI Advocacy & Rights Project

Champaign Urbana Public Health District

201 W. Kenyon Rd., Champaign, IL 61820
217/531-5365
c-uphd.org
Provides a variety of services like syringe exchange, HIV/STD screening, hepatitis C, etc. M-F 8:30-11:30 am; 1-4:30 pm

Francis Nelson Health Center

819 Bloomington Rd., Champaign, IL 61820
217/356-1558
promisehealth.org
Medical & other services. Sliding fee scale applies for low-income individuals. M 7:30 am -7:30 pm, T-F 7:30-5:30 pm. Call for appointment.

Meijer Stores

2401 N. Prospect Ave., Champaign, IL 61821; 2500 S. Philo Rd. Urbana, IL 61802
217/353-4064 (Champaign); 217/365-5264 (Urbana)
meijer.com/content/content.jsp?pageName=meijer_pharmacy
Free 14-day supply of certain antibiotics and couple generic medications with doctor's prescription

Parkland College Dental Clinic

2400 W. Bradley Ave., Rm L-148, Champaign, IL 61821
217/351-2221
parkland.edu/academics/departments/health/DC-appointment.aspx
Cleaning only, cost is $10; M-F 9-5 pm. Call for appointment

Patient Advisory Nurse, 24-hour Service

Carle Clinic Association
217/383-3323
carle.org/patients/advisory-services.aspx
Patient Advsiory Services connects to a healthcare professional to help address non-life threatening symptoms

Presence Community Resource Center

507 S. 2nd St., Suite 2E, Champaign, IL 61820
217/766-6666
Healthcare for the uninsured. Apoointments scheduled on Monday at  6. Clinic hours: T 5:30-8:30, 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 5- 7.

Schnuck's Stores

109 N. Mattis Ave., Champaign, IL 61821; 200 N. Vine Urbana, IL 61802
217/351-8497 (Champaign); 217/337-6551 (Urbana)
nourish.schnucks.com/pharmacy
Free 21-day supply of certain antibiotics with doctor's prescription. Call for details.


Multiple Services

2-1-1 Information and Referral

2-1-1
uwayhelps.org/211
This is a 24/7  line to get assistance with: food and shelter; counseling and mental health services; income and employment support; help for the elderly and people with disabilities; resources for children and families; domestic abuse; drug/alcohol rehabilitation; and disaster recovery.

Empty Tomb

809 S. Fifth St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/344-0297
emptytomb.org
Hours: M-F 9-5 pm; Provides health services, clothing, food, furniture, home maintenance support and more.

McKinley Foundation

301 N. Fourth St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/356-2262
mckinley-foundation.org 
Provides food pantry for students of Garden Hills Elementary, clothing, thrift store, M-S 9- 8 pm, and job preparedness training.

Prairie Center Health Systems

122 W. Hill Street, Champaign, IL 61820; 718 Killarney St. Urbana, IL 61801
Outpatient Services: 217/328-4500 Residential Services: 217/356-7576
prairie-center.com
Services include substance abuse assistance, HIV/AIDS services, counseling, halfway house

Restoration Urban Ministries

1213 Parkland Ct., Champaign, IL 61821
217/355-2262
info@restorationurbanministries.net
Hours: Clothing Pantry: M, T, Th, F: 10-3; W: 10-11:30; 1-3; Food Pantry: M, T, Th, F: 10-1; Office: M-F 10-5; Provides Christian transitional housing, drug recovery, and self-sufficiency classes.

Salt & Light

1512 W. Anthony Dr., Champaign, IL 61820
217/355-5654
saltandlightministry.org
questions@saltandlightministry.org
Thrift store: M-Sat 9-8. Job Preparedness Training Office: M-F 9- 5. Volunteer to earn credit at either one. Services include free computer lab, adult & children hours, basic computer skills training, and financial literacy & counseling.

Salvation Army

2212 N. Market St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/373-7832
Hours: Food Pantry: M-S 9-6 pm. Services include Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF), employment skills training, various other assistance programs.


Residential Rehab Program, Safe House

Respite Center – Rosecrance

502 N. Market St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/373-2428
Short-term stay for psychiatric patients who do not require a hospitalization. Referral required. Limit seven people.

S.A.F.E House, Canaan Baptist Church

404 W. Main St., Urbana, IL 61801
217/344-7233
cbc@canaanurbana.org 


Shelters

Austin's Place - Emergency Shelter

210 W . Church St., Champaign, IL  
217/356-9079
shelter-austinsplace.weebly.com
Apply at Center for Women in Transition strictly between 6:30-7:30.

Courage Connection

508 E. Church St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/352-7151 (Office) 217/384-4390 (Domestic Violence Hotline)
courageconnection.org
For single women and their children (boys must be 17 years or younger)

Residential Housing Services – Rosecrance

311 W. White St., Champaign, IL 61820
866/359-5276
rosecrancechampaignurbana.org
21 day, 24-hour shelter.

Showers

See Multiple Services


Transitional Housing

St. Jude Catholic Worker House

217 S. Randolph St., Champaign, IL 61820
217/355-9774
stjudecatholicworker.wordpress.com 
Hours: Drop-in hours are M-F 12-3 pm to stop by & pick up their mail, use the phone, and/or the bathroom.
Mid- to long-term transitional housing for single women & children. Allows those who need a mailing address to use ours. No financial assistance provided.

STEP Transitional Living Program – Rosecrance

866/359-5276
rosecrancechampaignurbana.org
Youth aged 16-21 who are runaways or near homeless. Services include: up to 18 months of focus on life skills, assistance with appropriate housing, and more.

See also Restoration Urban Ministries, Salvation Army,  under Multiple Services.

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