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To help you navigate COVID-19, we’ve put together a list of trustworthy resources.

Sometimes a need is an opportunity to give – even if it’s only your time, the most valuable resource of all.

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If you are experiencing a crisis or have questions relating to community, social, government and health services.

Call 2-1-1   |   Visit 211ontario.ca   |   info@211southwestontario.ca

Free | Confidential | 24-7 | live answer | available in 150+ languages


Latest COVID-19 Information

To help you navigate COVID-19, we’ve put together a list of trustworthy resources from the most accurate and up to date health officials.


Emergency Food Support & Resources

If you are needing access to food services during social isolation or COVID-19 related emergency


Mental Health Crisis Support

In times of community crisis, it’s completely normal to need mental health support.

To find mental health services near you, please call:

If you are experiencing thoughts of suicide and need help now, please call:

  • Chatham-Kent Mental Health Crisis Hotline: 1-866-299-7447   

  • Call 9-1-1 or visit your local emergency room


Business Support

If you are feeling hardships due to business closures or recent COVID-19 related lay-off here are some resources.


Community Organization Support

If you are a front-line community group or organization helping with the COVID-19 response in Chatham-Kent requiring financial support* or volunteers.

please contact:
Karyn O'Neil
Director, Community Engagement & Operations
519-354-0430 Ext. 202  |  karyn@uwock.ca

Take the CK Nonprofit Network COVID-19 Response & Recovery - Emergency Need Assessment Survey

*Financial support is available to local charitable front-line service providing organizations. Your charitable registration will be required to be in good standing with the CRA in order to receive funds from the COVID-19 Emergency Fund.