Let’s Talk: COVID-19 and Accessing Resources (Chicago)

Published on April 10th, 2020

Social distancing guidelines have meant that many health centers have had to reduce services or shift to virtual services for the time being. Because sometimes you may need the support of a medical provider, below you will find a list of adolescent-serving clinics that are still providing in-person or virtual services to young people during this time. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911.

Chicago

  • General Health:
    • Erie Teen Health Center
      • Care during COVID: Telehealth and in-person services for free or low cost.
      • Address: 2418 W. Division Street Chicago, IL 60622
      • Phone number: 312-666-3494
      • Hours:
        • Monday: 10:00am-7:00pm
        • Tuesday: 8:30am-5:30pm
        • Wednesday: 10:00am-7:00pm
        • Thursday: 8:30am-5:30pm
        • Friday: 8:30am-5:30pm
        • Saturday and Sunday (urgent care only): 10:00am-2:00pm
    • Adolescent Family Health Center
      • Care during COVID: Scheduling patients for essential visits only, including pregnancy-related visits, emergency contraception and urgent care visits. Walk-in are currently cancelled. Patients may call (312) 942-2777 to talk to one of our AFC staff or schedule an appointment.
      • Address: 1645 W Jackson Blvd, Suite 315A Chicago, IL 60612 (call first)
      • Phone number: (312) 942 2777
      • Hours: Mondays from 8:30 am  ̵ 12:00 pm; Thursdays from 8:30 am  ̵  8:00 pm
    • Brandon  Family Health Center
      • Care during COVID: Health centers remains open, but is scheduling all non-urgent care appointments as telehealth appointments. If you are interested in a telehealth appointment, please call.
      • Address: 2822 East 83rd Street Chicago, IL 60617
      • Phone number: 773-721-7600
      • Hours: Mon-Fri from 8:00 am  ̵ 5:00 pm; Sat from 9:00am-2:00pm
    • Heartland Health Centers
      • Care during COVID: All patients, COVID-19 related and non-COVID-19 related, are asked to call first for an appointment. Free or reduced cost.
      • Address: Multiple locations. https://www.heartlandhealthcenters.org/locations/
      • Phone number: 773-751-7800
      • Hours: Varies by location
  • LGBTQ Youth and Young People Experiencing Homelessness or Housing Instability
    • Broadway Youth Center (BYC)
      • Care during COVID: The BYC is a welcoming space for LGBTQ youth and young people experiencing homelessness or housing instability and is open for drop-in or clinical services. Anyone ages 12 to 24 can find community, as well as medical, social, and mental wellness services, regardless of ability to pay.
      • Address: 4009 North Broadway, Chicago, IL 60613
      • Phone number: (773) 388-1600 ext. 7600
      • Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: Drop-in Basic Needs Services offered 9 – 11 a.m.

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