RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES
District 207 is here to help while school is out of session and we work through social distancing and following the guidelines of our health officials. Please know that if you are experiencing any type of emergency, you should call 9-1-1. That includes physical, social or emotional emergencies
Meal Distribution – District 207 and Local Elementary Districts
District 207 and local school districts are distributing free meals Monday-Friday. Learn more here.
Food, Clothing and Other Resources for Families
In addition to the free meals provided by District 207 and Quest, there are several other community resources available for food and other resources. Learn more here.
There are several options for families to receive free internet or an internet hot spot from District 207. Learn more here.
Social Emotional Support
If any student or family member needs someone to talk to or other social/emotional supports, please email one of the Assistant Principal Student Services. Someone will contact you as soon as possible.
Maine East – Michael Wartick – [email protected]
Maine South – Melissa Pikul – [email protected]
Maine West – Claudia Rueda-Alvarez – [email protected]
If you have a non-urgent concern or question, the counselors for each school are listed here or you can contact the school directly and they will provide assistance. List of all counselors is available at https://maine207.org/news/counselor-listing/
In addition, this video is a helpful tool for parents: https://maine207.org/news/support-for-families/
Here is the latest information from the IDPH on SNAP. https://maine207.org/news/updated-snap-information/
School Based Health Center
District 207 families can access free healthcare through the School Based Health Center. Learn more here.
Low Cost Clinic Options
Here is a list of low-cost clinic options for our families. Learn more here.
The Des Plaines Library is providing library cards which provides free access to ebooks, audiobooks, digital magazines and newspapers from around the world, online databases on everything from cooking and crafting to live tutoring help! Apply directly for a library card here: https://dppl.org/patron-
Job Opportunities Shared with the District