Resources for Current Illinois Visiting Scholars at Risk

Champaign-Urbana General Information 

Champaign County Official Website

Smile Politely

Chambana Moms

Child Care

Childcare Resource Service for Champaign County 
http://www.ccrs.illinois.edu/  
(217) 333-3252  

Crisis Nursery (for short-term care in cases of emergency)  
https://crisisnursery.net/  
(217) 337-2730 (24 hour crisis line) 
(217) 337-2731 (business hours) 

Department of Motor Vehicles
https://apps.ilsos.gov/facilityfinder/facilityfinder?facilityId=151&command=getFacilityDetails 
2012 Round Barn Road, Champaign (Round Barn West Shopping Center) | (217) 278-3344  

English Classes 

Illinois International 
https://international.illinois.edu/services-units/iei.html 

Parkland Community College English as a Second Language (ESL)  
https://www.parkland.edu/Main/Academics/Departments/Adult-Education/English-Language-ESL  

Food/Groceries

Harvest Market  
2029 South Neil St., Champaign | (217) 355-7878 
https://www.goharvestmarket.com/  

Schnucks  
109 North Mattis Ave, Champaign | (217) 351-2600 
200 North Vine St., Urbana | (217) 337-6016 
https://nourish.schnucks.com/  

Meijer  
2401 Prospect Ave, Champaign | (217) 353-4000 
2500 South Philo Rd, Urbana | (217) 365-5200 
https://www.meijer.com/  

County Market 
331 Stoughton St, Champaign | (217) 352-4123 
https://www.mycountymarket.com/stores/champaign-illinois-61820/  

Common Ground Food Cooperative  
300 South Broadway Ave, Suite 166, Urbana | (217) 352-3347 
https://www.commonground.coop/  

Aldi  
801 West Interstate Drive, Champaign | (855) 955-2534 
3102 East University Ave, Urbana | (855) 955-2534 
https://www.aldi.us/  

World Harvest International Market  
306 West Springfield Ave, Urbana | (217) 356-4444 
https://worldharvestfoods.com/world-harvest/  

Urbana Farmer’s Market (Saturdays until 1:00pm)  
Corner of East Illinois and South Vine, Urbana  
https://urbanamarket.org/  

Health Care/Medical Assistance

Walk-In Medical Clinics (no appointment required)  

Hospitals (in case of emergency, open 24 hours) 

Local Health Care Systems (appointments with general physicians and/or specialists) 

Dental Services

Family Planning, Reproductive Health, Women's Health   

Free Clinic (open Sundays 1pm-4pm)  

Mental Health Services  

Vision, Speech, and Hearing  

Immigration and Legal Support for International Students and Scholars 

Immigrant Services Champaign-Urbana (ISCU) 

International Student and Scholar Services 

New American Welcome Center 

New American Welcome Center Resources

The Refugee Center

Libraries

Champaign Public Library 
https://champaign.org/  
200 West Green St., Champaign | (217) 403-2000  

Urbana Free Library 
https://urbanafreelibrary.org/  
210 West Green St., Urbana | (217) 367-4057 

Mail (US and International) 

United States Postal Service (USPS) (Post Office, domestic and international mail)  
https://www.usps.com/  
302 East Green St, Champaign | (217) 328-5200  
202 South Broadway, Urbana | (217) 367-9269 

United Parcel Service (UPS) (Package shipping and receiving, domestic and international; DHL delivery)  
https://www.ups.com/  
List of full-service locations and drop-offs in Champaign 
List of full-service locations and drop-offs in Urbana 

FedEx (special deliveries, packages, important documents, domestic and international) 
https://www.fedex.com/  
List of full-service locations and drop-offs in Champaign 
List of full-service locations and drop-offs in Urbana 

Museums and the Arts 

Champaign County History Museum  
https://www.champaigncountyhistory.org/ 
102 East University Ave, Champaign | (217) 356-1010 

Japan House 
https://japanhouse.illinois.edu/  
2000 South Lincoln, Urbana | (217) 244-2934 

Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion  
https://kam.illinois.edu/krannert-art-museum  
500 East Peabody Drive, Champaign | (217) 333-1861 

Krannert Center for the Performing Arts 
https://krannertcenter.com/   
500 South Goodwin, Urbana | (217) 333-6280 

Spurlock Museum of World Cultures  
https://www.spurlock.illinois.edu/ 
600 South Gregory St, Urbana | (217) 333-2360

Mobile/Cell Phone Service Providers

AT&T    
2033 South Neil St., Champaign | (217) 801-3654 

Best Buy (multiple options for providers and service plans in one place) 
2117 North Prospect Ave, Champaign | (217) 352-8883 

Boost Mobile  
1104 North Prospect Ave, Champaign | (217) 355-3500   

T-Mobile 
61 East Marketview Dr, Champaign | (217) 398-8700  

Verizon 
910 West Town Center Blvd, Champaign | (800) 880-1077  

Social Security Administration, Local Offices

Social Security Administration 
https://www.ssa.gov/  
101 South Country Fair Dr, Champaign | (877) 819-2593 
606 West Pershing Rd, Decatur | (877) 819-2593