Community Resources 


Free StorePeople in need of personal hygiene and first aid items, food supplies and connections to other resources are welcome at the Free Store, Wednesdays, 5 to 7 p.m., BAPA Community Room, 111th and Longwood Drive, and Morgan Park Presbyterian Church, 110th and Longwood Drive. The stores are hosted by 19th Ward Mutual Aid, Turpin Cares and BAPA. Details on Free Store and other resources at 19th Ward Mutual Aid, 

Legal Services. People who have federally-backed mortgages and are having trouble making their payments because of COVID-19 may be eligible for up to one year of deferred mortgage payments. Contact Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, 312-332-8785, or Be ready to provide this information: Name, phone number, property address and court case number if a foreclosure has been filed.   




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