COVID-19 Updates

Project CHILD is receiving new information daily regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Check back here often for up-to-date policies, guidelines and new information regarding Illinois child care.

NEW 9/14/21 -Gov. Pritzker Announces Nation-Leading Childcare Investments to Support Parents and Providers in COVID-19 Recovery.  State to Provide 3 Months of Childcare Assistance for Unemployed Parents Seeking to Reenter the Workforce.  Gov. Announces up to $1,000 Bonuses for Eligible Childcare Workers, $300 Million in Relief Funding to be made available for Childcare Providers  See the full press release here.

6/22/21 – Illinois Cares for Kids website is LIVE!  This is the one place parents, grandparents, and caretakers can access all things related to early childhood in Illinois.  You can find resources, programs, and assistance for your child based on their age.

Check it out here!!

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4/28/21 – As new developments arise, they will be posted here. Check back here for updated information.