YWCA of Alton is closely monitoring developments with COVID-19 and following the recommendations of public health experts. Read the latest news from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The health and safety of our clients, staff, vendors, and volunteers is our primary concern, and as a result, we have closed all YWCA of Alton locations, temporarily suspending all programs and services.

Read the latest Financial Empowerment Services related to COVID  if you are experiencing any financial impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic or want to learn more about free financial education resources. See below for other Community Resources including State of Illinois updates and response, information on food, housing, and transportation, support and guidance for parents, and more.

COVID-19 Resources



Community Hope Center, 1201 Hope Center Lane, Cottage Hills, IL  62018, ph 618.259.0959
Cottage Hills, IL 62018  Click here to learn more.

Health and Wellness

Housing, Utilities, and Internet Access

Spectrum is offering free internet services for the next 60 days for those who qualify. Click here to learn more about this offer.  COVID-19 Internet Offer For Students | Spectrum Support



  • Madison County Transit is operating fare free until further notice. Click here for more information.

Other Resource Lists