The COVID-19 pandemic has radically changed life across the globe, and Berwyn residents may experience new or worsening mental health symptoms during this time. The Berwyn Township 708 Community Mental Health Board is proud of its partnership with 13 local agencies that are on the front lines of dealing with the mental health impact of COVID-19. We urge you to visit their websites, which can be linked from the bottom of every page on our site, as well as the following resources for credible information about handling the impact of this unprecedented public health emergency.

World Health Organization (WHO) information on COVID-19

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommendations

Illinois Department of Public Health statewide COVID-19 website and hotline: 1-800-889-3931

Illinois Department of Human Services COVID-19 information page

City of Berwyn Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) information portal

Berwyn Township Public Health District COVID-19 information page

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidance for managing mental health during COVID-19

Anxiety and Depression Association of America strategies and tips for COVID-19

Child Mind Institute guide on how to talk to young people about COVID-19

Hope Center resources for supporting college students

New York Times article on protecting older adults

Agencies we fund

 

The Children’s Center of Cicero/Berwyn logo

 

Css logo

nami logo

Oak Leden logo

Pillars logo

Presence Behavioral Health – Proviso Children’s Advocacy Center - logo

Sarah's Inn logo

UCP Seguin logo

The Way Back Inn Logo

WSSRA logo