COVID-19 Education and Outreach Materials

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Illinois Call4Calm Text Line

If you or a loved one are struggling with stress related to the COVID-19 pandemic and need emotional support, text TALK to 552020 for English or HABLAR for Spanish. This service is free and available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. People seeking assistance will remain anonymous and will provide only their first name and zip code, which enables the service to link you to a counselor in your area who is knowledgeable about available local resources.

COVID-19 Information Text Line 

To receive daily updates about COVID-19 from the Illinois Department of Public Health, all Illinoisans with a mobile phone can opt-in. For more information, visit

  • To opt-in, text the word COVID to 312-500-3836 for English; or COVID ESP for Spanish.
  • You will receive COVID-19 texting twice a day, once in the morning, and once in the evening.
  • You can opt-out of receiving messages at any time by texting STOP to reply.

DuPage County Health Department (DCHD)

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Stop the Spread (PDF)

Spanish (PDF)

DCHD Face Mask Use Guidance

Spanish (PDF), Polish (PDF)

DCHD - COVID-19 Social Distancing Guidelines (3-16)

DCHD - COVID-19 People at Risk for Serious Illness (3-16)

Spanish (PDF)

Fighting Disease Outbreaks COVID 19

Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)

For additional resources, visit the IDPH Media and Publications page.

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Spanish (PDF)

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Spanish (PDF)

General Prevention Guidelines

General Prevention (PDF)

Spanish (PDF)

Mask Dos and Donts Flyer

Spanish (PDF)

Stay Home Guidelines

Spanish (PDF)

Social Distancing Meaning

Spanish (PDF)

Social Distancing Meaning

Spanish (PDF)

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Guidance for Grocery Shopping (PDF)

Guidance for Grocery Stores

Guidance for Grocery Stores (PDF)

Spanish (PDF)

Travel in US Safety Tips

Spanish (PDF)

Cover Your Cough Steps

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

For additional resources, visit the CDC Print Resources page. 

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What You Should Know About COVID to Protect CDC

Spanish (PDF)

Steps to Prevent the Spread CDC

Spanish (PDF)

How to Protect Yourself and Others

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If You are High Risk

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30 Days to Slow the Spread (PDF)

Spanish (PDF)

Cleaning and Disinfecting Decision Tool

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Spanish (PDF), Chinese (PDF)

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