Dear Families,

We all need to be commended for our dedication to staying well and protecting our families, students and each other. Thank you!

Resources from the State of Illinois

The Illinois State Board of Education’s Coronavirus page

Notices, Guidelines, and FAQs from the Illinois State Board of Education: https://www.isbe.net/Documents/FAQ-4-1-20.pdf

Illinois Department of Public Heath: http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/diseases-and-conditions/diseases-a-z-list/coronavirus

Illinois State Board of Education Keep Learning: https://www.isbe.net/KeepLearning

Early Childhood resources (scroll down for family resources): https://www2.illinois.gov/sites/OECD/Pages/COVID-19.aspx

 

Resources for Families

General information: Where to Find Help during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The  state’s SNAP Outreach team is available and continues to assist those in need with completing SNAP (food stamp) applications, help find a pantry or other questions. Call the hotline at 844-600-SNAP (7627) to talk with a member of the team.

Resources for families who have children with hearing loss from the A.G. Bell Association: https://www.agbell.org/COVID-19-Resources

Zoom Schools and Districts Privacy Policy: https://zoom.us/docs/en-us/childrens-privacy.html

Illinois State Board of Education Mental health resources: https://www.isbe.net/Pages/MentalHealthResources.aspx

ComEd has many programs available for customers who need help paying their electricity bills. Visit their website to learn about financial assistance.

 

Find Child’s Voice’s guidance for protecting health and safety here:

COVID Pandemic Guidance for Families

 

Child's Voice Weekly Digest heading with smiley logos

WELCOME! Weekly Digest for March 8, 2021

 

If staff and/or families plan to travel internationally, we are following CDC guidelines and recommend that they get tested 3–5 days after travel AND stay home to self-quarantine for 7 days after travel. If you don’t get tested, it’s safest to stay home to self-quarantine for 10 days.

If staff and or families plan to travel domestically, there are currently no restrictions.

IMPORTANT REMINDERS

 

PLEASE REMEMBER TO PRATICE YOUR 3 W’s

  • Wear a face covering.
  • Wash your hands with soap and water.
  • Watch your physical distance.

Thank you. And stay healthy!