COVID-19 Resources

Resources for Families and How You Can Help

El Valor is dedicated to supporting our children, adults with disabilities, and families during this uncertain time. For updated information, please check back here and also follow us on Facebook.

El Valor’s on-site programs are open and operating at limited capacity due to COVID-19 and are here to help the members of our community. If you are in need of immediate assistance, please don’t hesitate to reach out to your local center. Our staff is dedicated to supporting you through any urgent needs during this crisis. You can also reach us by sending an email to with any questions or needs. 

Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund
We are grateful to have been awarded funding from the Chicago Community Trust and United Way of Metro Chicago. Their generous grant will help us assist families with food, utilities, diapers, and other urgent needs. Thank you!

We hope you will consider making a donation to El Valor’s children, adults with disabilities, and families. Below are lists of items that are most in-need for our community.

Adult Programs – Item Needs

Children’s Programs – Item Needs