Financial Relief

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Council for Development Finance Agencies

COVID-19 Emergency Disaster Loan Application

COVID-19 Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

DCEO Business Survey for Businesses Affected by COVID-19

DCEO Downstate Small Business Stabilization Program

DCEO Small Business Emergency Loan Fund

Disaster Loans: The Three-Step Process

Economic Injury Disaster Loan Eligibility (PDF)

Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist

Facebook Small Business Grants Program

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Relief

Hospitality Emergency Grant Programs

Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO)

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

IRS Employee Retention Credit

Online Lenders and Lending Exchanges: - Online lender - Lending exchange - Lending exchange that will "shop" your application to several banks. - Lending exchange - Lending exchange

Restaurant Strong Fund

Salesforce Care for Small Business Grants

SBA Disaster Loans

SBA Express Bridge Loans

SBA Paycheck Protection Program

SBA Small Business Guidance and Loan Resources

Small Business COVID-19 Relief Program Information

Small Business COVID-19 Relief Program Flyer

Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act

Small Business Survival Guide (PDF)

State of Illinois Economic Assistance

State of Illinois Resources for Businesses

WBDC Applicant Guide to SBA Loans and the CARES Act

Employment Concerns

Need to file for unemployment? Using the Department of Employment Security’s online portal at the “safest, easiest, and fastest route” to submitting a claim and will free up the phone lines for those without internet or computer access.

Applying for Unemployment Benefits

Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce Member Job Postings

The Barrington Career Center

Career Resource Center

Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership Employers Currently Hiring

COVID-19 and Unemployment Benefits

Federal Stimulus Package Unemployment Benefits FAQ

Getting Unemployment Benefits

Harper College Job Placement Resource Center

Illinois Job Link

Illinois Work Net Center Resources

Job Center of Lake County Resource Library

Job Center of Lake County Listing of Employers Currently Hiring

National Able Network

Restaurant Employee Relief Fund

St. Hubert Job and Networking Ministry

Top 10 Things You Should Know About Unemployment Insurance

Unemployment Insurance

Willow Creek Care Center Employment Services

Business Community News

Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce

Cook County Government Information for the Business Community

Coronavirus Survival Guide for Businesses

COVID-19 Emergency Resources for Businesses

COVID-19 Implications for Commercial Leases

Facebook Business Page Post Templates

Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to COVID-19

Lake County Health Department Update to Businesses
Hosts phone conferences every Tuesday and Thursday from 11 - 11:30 AM to provide businesses with updated information and address questions.
Call 312 626 6799
Meeting ID: 341 317 913
Password: 427820

Local Restaurants Offering Carryout and Delivery, Status Of Other Local Businesses During Shelter In Place

SCORE Coronavirus Small Business Resource Hub

Small Business Development Center Lookup

Types of Essential Businesses

Village of Barrington Local Business Form: keep Village residents informed on what your business is doing during Shelter In Place.


Business Safety Checks for vacant business buildings
Available via Barrington Police Department Vacation Watch:

Workplace Safety and COVID-19

Business Education

Facebook for Business Resource Hub
Gale Courses

Online Meeting and Communication Resource Guide (PDF)

SBA Disaster Loan Webinar Sign-Up

SCORE Library of Recorded Business Webinars

Virtual Mentoring and Training Services