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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Online Resources

Informational Websites

Jobs and Unemployment Insurance Coronavirus Stimulus Payments
Testing Site Locations in Illinois ​Local Hospitals
News Aid

A magnified image of the coronavirus"Register for the COVID-19 Vaccine" Lake County Health Department

"How to Select, Wear, and Clean Your Mask" Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


"Low-risk high school sports return for some regions, but not in suburbs" Daily Herald

"COVID-19 Integrated County View" CDC

"Illinois COVID Tiers: Here's a Breakdown of the Mitigations" NBC

"Coronavirus live blog, Jan. 15, 2021: Illinois identifies first case of new, more contagious strain of COVID-19" Chicago Sun*Times


Lake County, IL Coronavirus Data Hub

Health Department and Community Health Center, Lake County, Illinois

State of Illinois (COVID-19) Response

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)Coronavirus

Local HospitalsMedical ventilator

​COVID-19 Testing Sites

Waukegan Community-Based Testing Site

102 W Water St.
Waukegan, Il. 60085

Operates seven days a week from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm or until all 500 tests are used. The Illinois National Guard is running the facility and up to four people in each vehicle may be tested.  Each person to be tested must have a photo ID and be seated at an operational testing sitewindow. The facility is accessible ONLY from Delany Road east on Sunset Avenue to south Northwestern. Follow signs on Delany and Sunset, and stay in the curb lane. Traffic will be heavy so be patient.  
Anyone with symptoms will be tested, but priority will be given to first responders and health care workers. We are all in this together.​ (email)

Erie Health Reach Waukegan Health Center
2323 Grand Ave.
Waukegan, IL 60085
Hours:10:00am - 7:00pm, 8:30am - 5:30pm, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Days of Operation:Monday/Wednesday, Tuesday/Thursday/Friday, Saturday/Sunday
Requirements:Appointment required. Must be a current Erie patient . As of 5/1 testing high risk patients including: 1) Pregnant patients with a scheduled induction or c-section; 2) symptomatic pregnant Erie patients; 3) High risk symptomatic Erie patients- risk factors include age, BMI over 50, diabetes, chronic hypertension, chronic kidney disease, cancer, chronic respiratory disease, or immunosuppression; 4) Symptomatic or exposed Erie patients who are health care workers, first responders, work in congregate settings, essential workers per IDPH guideline
COVID Hotline:312-666-3494 

Vista Health System
1324 N. Sheridan Rd    
Waukegan, IL 60085
Hours:24 hours
Days of Operation:Daily
Requirements:Requires an emergency department visit.

More testing sites (click here)

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Illinois Department of Public Health

Congressman Brad Schneider's Webpage on COVID-19

COVID-19 Information

The situation in Illinois

Illinois Hotline :




Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (S.T.E.P.)

U.S. Department of State

Medline Plus

Jobs- Lake County 
Picture of people in lineWe can assist you remotely with your job search and career transition. Email your request to or call 847-377-3450.

Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES)

Small Business Resources and Disaster Loan ProgramPeople forming a business plan 

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity 

Coronavirus Stimulus Payments


U.S. Department of the Treasury 


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