COVID-19 Resources

We’ve compiled a list of resources to help you get through this tough time. We’ll do our best to provide the latest, most accurate information.

Please visit our COVID-19 Updates page to see which Ladder Up services are available at this time.

Scroll through our most recent posts below. You can also click on a category in the left sidebar to view a list of specific information.

Credit Card Payment Assistance
As coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to incite global economic fears and threaten public health, credit card issuers are beginning to roll out assistance programs for cardholders who may be financially affected by the outbreak.
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Prioritizing Bills – CFPB
For expenses like utilities, phone and internet, mortgages, or insurance, many providers are offering flexibility to customers facing financial strain. Check with your service providers or dial your local non-emergency line, such as 311, for special resources available in your area.
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Catholic Charities Food Pantries
Food pantries and evening meal programs will continue to provide food depending on supplies and safe distribution protocols. The Catholic Charities website provides a directory of emergency services with locations and phone numbers.
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Rental Assistance
The Rental Assistance Program provides financial assistance to eligible Chicago individuals and families who are in danger of eviction in order to stabilize individuals and families in their existing rental unit.
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