COVID-19: Trusted Resources











Are there additional resources available?

You can find more facts, updates, and information on COVID-19, including symptoms and transmission of the virus, at the following links:

Have questions or concerns?

  • Call the Illinois Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Hotline at 1 (800) 889-3931 or email DPH.SICK@ILLINOIS.GOV anytime (24 hours a day, seven days a week).
  • If you are sick, first call your primary care doctor. Stay home and limit contact with others. Follow the CDC’s recommendations for “What To Do If You Are Sick.”
  • If you or someone you know (adults or children) are experiencing fear and anxiety about Coronavirus, review the CDC’s information about Mental Health and Coping with COVID-19.

To receive up-to-date information, you can:

Federal Actions

FEMA Disaster Declaration – March 13, 2020

White House – These Thirty Days – How You Can Help – April 3, 2020

State Actions and Resources

State of Illinois ‘Stay at Home’ Order

State of Illinois ‘Stay at Home’ Order Extension

Stay at Home Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s)

Local Press Articles

Wilmette Beacon – Coronavirus Coverage

Coronavirus case reported at Wilmette senior living residence – March 30, 2020 (Chicago Tribune)

Wilmette officials approve $375,000 relief package for village businesses – March 30, 2020 (Chicago Tribune)

Wilmette Village Board: Rebate program created to support small businesses – March 25, 2020 (Wilmette Beacon Article)

Wilmette launches community caretaker program – March 21, 2020 (Wilmette Beacon Article)

Wilmette closes government buildings; facilities to public – March 13, 2020 (Wilmette Beacon Article)

Wilmette community leaders meet to discuss coronavirus  – March 8, 2020 (Wilmette Beacon Article)

Village Monitoring Coronavirus with CDC Guidance – February 29, 2020 (Wilmette Beacon Article)


Note: This webpage will be updated and revised as necessary. This page was last updated April 6, 2020