Rep. Bourne Provides List of Helpful Links During COVID-19 Crisis

As confirmed cases of COVID-19 continue to grow across the State of Illinois, State Representative Avery Bourne is providing constituents with a list of helpful links to a variety of information about the virus, Illinois’ response, and opportunities for assistance for families and businesses.

“My office is committed to providing constituents with answers to their questions,” said Bourne. “These links include valuable information on a variety of topics related to COVID-19, and I would encourage people to use these links as a resource. Those who still have questions are encouraged to email my office at bourne@ilhousegop, or call the office at (217) 324-5200.”

Read the Stay at Home Executive Order (essential businesses are addressed in Section 12)

Updated Governor’s Office FAQ on Stay at Home Order

Further Clarification on “Essential Businesses”

Illinois Offers Low Interest Bridge Loans for Illinois Businesses

Help for Those Suffering Job Disruption Due to COVID-19 Response

What to Do if You are Sick (Do NOT go straight to the hospital or doctor’s office)

Safety Tips to Minimize Exposure to Germs While Shopping (similar sanitizing steps can be used when pumping gas at a gas station)

Companies that are Hiring during the COVID-19 Crisis

Opportunities for Helping and Volunteering

   95th District Food Pantries (call first)