Community Resources

Champaign-Urbana Community Resource Guide

Local resources for mental health, food sources, immigrant assistance services, homeless/ housing services, legal assistance and IL Coalition Against Sexual Assault Agencies for all four counties.

Resource Guide for the Champaign-Urbana area.

Crisis, Emergency, and Information Services

Rosecrance: THE CRISIS LINE: 24-hour suicide prevention and crisis hotline for the Champaign County area  217/359-4141, or text 741741

The Pavilion Behavioral Health System: Free confidential mental health assessments, 24/7 at The Pavilion, 809 W. Church Street, Champaign, IL 61820. 217/373-1700, or 800/373-1700

Call 2-1-1: 24-hour information about human services (basic needs, crisis and mental health services, financial assistance, health care, support groups) in Champaign County. CALL 211

The Cities of Champaign and Urbana Emergency Services Guide: Emergency shelters, legal help, transportation, clothing, child and adult day care, etc. CU Emergency Services

Self-Help Center: Online guide to Champaign County self-help groups. Self Help Guide

RACES Community Resource Guide - Champaign, Ford, Piatt, and Douglas Counties. Resource Guide

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Hotline: 217/384-4390 or 877/384-4390

Courage Connection Housing and supportive services for individuals and families experiencing homelessness or who are victims of domestic violence. Office Phone: 217/352-7151

Emergency Child Care

The Crisis Nursery: for emergency child care assistance for families who are experiencing a crisis/emergency and no other resources are available. Call 217/337-2730


Listing of local food pantries with eligibility requirements and hours:

Food Pantries

Medical and Dental Care

Promise Healthcare - Frances Nelson and SmileHealthy: Affordable and accessible medical, behavioral and dental health care for the community. Promise Healthcare

Sexual Assault

Rape Advocacy, Counseling, & Education Services (RACES): Free, confidential services for anyone who has experienced sexual assault, abuse, or harassment. RACES 24-7 Rape Crisis Hotline: 217/384-4444