COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 INFORMATIONAL RESOURCES

General Information Resources

Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Novel Coronavirus information page: http://bit.ly/INCoronavirus 

ISDH coronavirus call center (open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., 7 days a week): 877-826-0011

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Coronavirus (COVID-19) - What you Need to Know: 
http://bit.ly/CDCcoronavirusNTK or call 800-232-4636

For information on Gov. Holcomb's plan to reopen Indiana's economy: BackOnTrack.in.gov

For COVID-19 testing information, including a map of testing sites throughout the state: https://bit.ly/INTestingMap

For more information on various state resources (job openings and training, education, health care, child care, etc.) aimed at helping Hoosiers take their next step in life: https://bit.ly/YourNextStepIN

Unemployed Workers

To find answers to frequently asked questions about Indiana unemployment benefits: https://bit.ly/DWDUnemploymentFAQ or http://bit.ly/DWDUnemployment

To read about what can cause a delay in processing claims for unemployment benefits: https://bit.ly/UnemploymentTop8

To watch a presentation by the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) covering the basics of filing for unemployment insurance: https://bit.ly/UnemploymentPresentation

If the resources above do not answer your questions about unemployment benefits, contact the DWD directly by calling 800-891-6499.

Employers

You can now visit the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) without an appointment, however, for quicker service an appointment is recommended. For information on how to schedule an appointment: https://bit.ly/DORAppointments.
NOTE: Customers are strongly encouraged to first call DOR customer service (317-232-2240) to see if their questions can be answered by an expert customer service representative.

To find resources for business owners affected by COVID-19: https://bit.ly/COVIDbusiness or call the Indiana Economic Development Corporation at 800-463-8081

If your business can help Indiana fight COVID-19 by sharing or producing medical supplies, or in any other way, please email covidresponse@iedc.in.gov

To learn more about how Gov. Holcomb's latest executive order applies to your business, first visit BackOnTrack.in.gov. Remaining questions can be answered by emailing covidresponse@iedc.in.gov

To learn more about Indiana's Small Business Restart Fund for businesses that haven't received federal aid: https://bit.ly/SmallBizRestartFund

To learn more about Indiana's Economic Activity Stabilization and Enhancement (EASE) program aimed at supporting the state's manufacturing industry: https://bit.ly/EASEprogram

To apply for emergency assistance through the U.S. Small Business Administration: https://bit.ly/SBACoronavirusRelief or call 800-659-2955

To read an unemployment insurance FAQ document from the Department of Workforce Development for employers: https://bit.ly/DWDEmployerFAQ

To access the PPE Directory, which connects Hoosier businesses to Indiana companies providing PPE for purchase, visit: https://bit.ly/PPEDirectory

Education

To view Indiana Department of Education COVID-19 Resources for Indiana Schools: http://bit.ly/DOEschoolresources

To view college campuses' guidance on COVID-19 response policies: http://bit.ly/CHEcovid

To contact the Indiana Commission for Higher Education financial aid support center: Email awards@che.in.gov or call 888-528-4719

To find information from the U.S. Department of Education about relief from student loan payments during the COVID-19 pandemic: https://bit.ly/USDOEStudentLoanRelief. If this website does not answer your questions about student loans, call the federal government's Office of Student Aid at 800-4-FED-AID (800-433-3243)

To view a map of public libraries offering Wi-Fi internet access in their parking lots during the COVID-19 emergency: https://bit.ly/LibraryWifiMap

The ISDH School COVD-19 Dashboard can be found here: http://bit.ly/INSchoolDashboard

Courts and Corrections

Indiana Department of Correction COVID-19 response policies: http://bit.ly/DOCcovid

Indiana Supreme Court directory of contacts for local courts and clerks: https://bit.ly/ContactINcourts

Child Care

To view Child Care Resource and Referral Agency maps: http://bit.ly/FSSAcarefinder

To learn about Brighter Futures – an organization that helps families find and pay for care: http://bit.ly/BrighterFutures20 or call 800-299-1627

Housing Assistance

Landlords and tenants can participate in a free court mediation process to settle rental disputes without going through eviction. To find out more about this program: http://bit.ly/LandlordTenantProgram. To apply to participate in the program: http://bit.ly/LandlordTenantApp

For a FAQ page on foreclosure and eviction matters, visit https://bit.ly/ForeclosureResources

If you need help paying your mortgage, visit https://bit.ly/GetHopeMortgage or call 877-GET-HOPE (877-438-4673)

To learn about some options for assistance available to renters, visit: http://bit.ly/INHousingNowPage

Social Services

To apply for Family and Social Services Administration benefits: http://bit.ly/FSSABenefitsPage or call 800-403-0864

To find information on a variety of community resources: https://bit.ly/IN211 or call 2-1-1

To find food banks and meal service sites near you: https://bit.ly/FSSAFoodAssistance

To find critical-care work opportunities serving children, seniors and people with disabilities: https://bit.ly/HoosiersHelpingHoosiers

To find services for older adults and their families: https://bit.ly/ElderCareLocator or call 1-800-677-1116

To get 24-7 crisis counseling and support from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Disaster Distress Helpline: Call 800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746

For a list of free mental health resources that have been vetted by experts to help Hoosiers manage their mental health, visit https://bit.ly/BeWellIndiana

Other Resources

To find information from the IRS about economic impact payments that are being made directly to Americans under the recently passed CARES Act: https://bit.ly/IRSEconomicImpactPayment 

To check with the IRS on the status of your federal economic impact payment: https://bit.ly/EconomicImpactStatus

To submit business-related complaints (including scams and price gouging): http://bit.ly/AttGenIN or call 800-382-5516

To complete BMV transactions remotely: http://bit.ly/BMVcovid or call 888-692-6841 

For military families and veterans – special application for COVID-19 emergency assistance from the Military Family Relief Fund: http://bit.ly/MFRFcovid or call 800-400-4520

To find the U.S. Department of Agriculture's list of resources and assistance specific to rural communities: https://bit.ly/USDARuralResources

To find information from the Federal Trade Commission on avoiding work-from-home scams: https://bit.ly/FTCworkfromhome

The ISDH Long-Term Care Facility COVID -19 Dashboard can be foundhere: http://bit.ly/LongTermCareDashboard

Announcements from State Leaders

To view videos of state officials providing updates on the state's COVID-19 response: https://bit.ly/GovVideoUpdates

Gov. Holcomb's Executive Orders: https://bit.ly/INExecOrders

Gov. Holcomb News Releases: https://bit.ly/GovNewsroom

Indiana State Department of Health News Releases: https://bit.ly/ISDHNewsroom

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration News Releases: https://bit.ly/FSSANewsroom

Indiana Department of Workforce Development News Releases: https://bit.ly/DWDNewsroom