COVID-19: Information and Resources

COVID-19: Information and Resources

For individuals recently diagnosed with COVID-19 and their close contacts, please review the information linked below for important guidance and several resources which may be of assistance during this time.
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COVID-19 Guidance 

Isolation and Quarantine Graphic
This document shows how long you need to remain isolated and your contacts must be quarantined.

Updated Quarantine Recommendations for Persons Living, Learning, or Working in DuPage County 12/11/20 (PDF).

What to do if you have confirmed or suspected coronavirus disease (PDF)
This document describes the steps to help prevent the infection from spreading to people in your home and community. Also see: What to Do If You are Sick and Isolate If You Are Sick

What to do if you were potentially exposed to someone with confirmed coronavirus disease (PDF)
This document should be shared with the close contacts of someone recently diagnosed with COVID-19 to inform them of the steps they should take to monitor their health and to avoid spreading the infection to others. Also see: When to Quarantine

Symptom Monitoring Log (PDF) 
Individuals recently diagnosed with COVID-19 and their contacts may use this tool to track their symptoms.

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19 answered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

COVID-19 information, guidance, testing sites, and data from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)including information on the donation of convalescent plasma by recovered COVID-19 patients.

COVID-19 Testing in DuPage County
DuPage County is offering community-based COVID-19 testing at the DuPage County Complex.

Resources

Health Department Services (PDF) 
Learn more about all services offered by DuPage County Health Department (DCHD).  

Health Insurance Assistance (PDF)
Learn more about how a DCHD Community Health Worker can assist with health insurance needs or access to public benefits. To schedule an appointment, please call (630) 682-7400 or visit our How To Schedule an Appointment page. 

Federally Qualified Health Centers (PDF)
If you do not currently have health insurance or a primary care provider, please call one of the clinics listed to schedule an appointment.

DuPage County CRIS
Search DuPage County’s Community Resource Information System (CRIS), which can help connect you or others to additional health, food, housing, transportation, financial, and family resources.

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.

Intimate Partner Violence, Sexual Violence, and Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention/Support Resources
The COVID-19 Equity Team’s Intimate Partner Violence and Child Abuse Prevention Workgroup has compiled this list of available resources for wide circulation and it will be updated as new information becomes available.

DuPage Narcan Program/Opioid Initiatives 
Community members interested in receiving a supply of Narcan can coordinate pick up times with DCHD.