The City of Chicago is currently in Phase Four: "Gradually Resume." Many City services have adjusted hours or locations and may require health screens prior to entering their physical spaces. Please call ahead or visit any department's website to get additional details, or visit chicago.gov/covid-19.
Link to www.Benefits CheckUp.org to determine eligibility for more than 70 city, state and federal benefits to which you may be entitled. These programs include:
To use the service, go to www.BenefitsCheckup.org and complete the online application.
If you do not have access to a computer, you may call to make an appointment with an information specialists at one of the Regional Senior Centers nearest your home for assistance. A description of the entitlement and how and where to apply for each program is provided. A separate screening for pharmaceutical assistance is available.
To receive a Benefits Eligibility CheckUp application via post mail or if you have questions about the program, call 312.744.4016, send e-mail to: BenefitsCheckup@cityofchicago.org