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Please call us at (618) 656-6565. We can order them for you or give you the information you need to order online and have them shipped directly to your door.
Click the link to find out how to help protect yourself from COVID19 or to help your body heal should you contract it: How to Boost Your Immune System During the COVID19 Outbreak
Instructions and guidance relevant to Madison County will come from our health department. Please follow the website www.madisonchd.org and social media pages https://www.facebook.com/MadisonCHD/
Additional information is also available for Madison County at: https://www.facebook.com/Madison-County-Illinois-Government-571295049720939/
and the Madison County Emergency Management Agency https://www.facebook.com/MadCoEMA/ Facebook pages.
Illinois Dept of Public Health
The IDPH website will also provide the most up to date Coronavirus (COVID-19) case count.
Centers For Disease Control - CDC
Community Mitigation Strategies:
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/community-mitigation-strategy.pdf and https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/large-events/mass-gatherings-ready-for-covid-19.html
High Risk Complications: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/specific-groups/high-risk-complications.html
World Health Organization - WHO
LOCAL NEWS UPDATES
RESOURCES FOR ASSISTANCE
211 - Dial 211 or go online if you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills, accessing free child care or other essential services.
Assistance is available for those whose employment has been affected by COVID-19 (coronavirus). Please contact the Illinois Department of Employment Security at 1-800-244-5631 or visit https://www2.illinois.gov/ides/Pages/COVID-19-and-Unemployment-Benefits.aspx?fbclid=IwAR3qDaG_SELWZ6Ccg_hvEB-vMmQG9hdp1nwea5dto1IuyGf-ihqnTTAemxg
If you are a senior or disabled adult in the Edwardsville area and are self quarantined, Main Street Community Center is providing temporary home delivered meal service. Meals are $4/day. There are grants available to provide for 1/2 the cost of meals for those who qualify. For more information call (618) 656-0300 or https://mainstcc.org/.
Mental Health - Pandemics can severely effect our mental health. If you are feeling overwhelmed, anxious, depressed or lonely, please reach out for help.
Illinois Warm Line (866) 359-7953, Monday - Friday 8am-5pm: Emotional Support, Recovery Education, Self-Advocacy Support and Referrals
National Alliance on Mental Illinois-Southwestern Illinois 1-800-273-8255
EARLY SHOPPING HOURS FOR SENIORS - 60yr+
- Schnucks: 6:00am-7:00am
- Dierberg's: 8:00am-9:00am
- -Target: 8:00am
Edwardsville Local Restaurants with Curbside Pick-Up & Take-Out