Our community is committed to working together to minimize the spread of COVID-19 in the Quad Cities. Many elected officials have joined together to share the important “Keep Staying at Home” message with our community. #TogetherQC Do your part: Stay Home. Save Lives.
The Illinois Department of Public Health has released a COVID-19 Guidance for Grocery Shopping. Remember, stay home if you are sick.
Iowa State Extension has created a COVID-19 response web page exclusively for resources for COVID-19 resources. https://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/disaster-recovery
The University of Illinois Extension has created a COVID-19 response web page exclusively for resources for COVID-19 resources. https://extension.illinois.edu/global/resources-responding-covid-19
Community Action Provides Hundreds of Delivered Boxes Community Action of Eastern Iowa has transformed its Davenport office into a food delivery warehouse and dispatch center. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization has increased its ability to provide food directly to the doorstep of households in Cedar, Clinton, Muscatine, and Scott Counties. Community Action is also providing diapers to families with young children. All services are offered at no cost to the household. The Agency is delivering more than 300 food boxes per week.
To request food and/or diapers, visit https://www.caeiowa.org/
The World Health Organization wants to help parents interact constructively with their children during this time of confinement. Check out these tips for planning one-on-one time, creating a routine, and managing stress! https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/healthy-parenting
CDC Stress and Coping with Covid19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/managing-stress-anxiety.html