COVID-19 in Richmond

Please consult this page for updated news and guidance on the COVID-19 outbreak. Updates will be made as new information becomes available.

Please consult this page for updated news and guidance on the COVID-19 outbreak. Updates will be made as new information becomes available.

Health Resources

ISDH FREE COVID-19 TESTING: Registration Link
No reservation needed, walk-ins are allowed. No charge, no insurance required. Results in 48 hours.

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Youth Support

  • FSSA: Additional Assistance for families whose children receive free/reduced-cost meals at school
  • Richmond Community Schools: RCS Administration Building Closed: from Tuesday, March 17, 2020 until further notice. As a reminder, Grab-N-Go Meal Packs are available for all children 18 years old and younger from 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Monday-Friday. Just pull up or walk to any RCS school. (Charles, Crestdale, Fairview, Starr, Vaile, Westview, Dennis, Hibberd, Test, CYS-Baxter, Richmond High) If you have any questions or comments, please email bhazelbaker@rcs.k12.in.us. RCS Meals on the Bus: Starting March 30th, M-F 8:30-9:30am. Bus drivers and aides will be providing breakfast and lunch Grab-N-Go meal packs from buses to students. A .4 mile walking zone distance will be used as a guide for all schools. Questions call: 765-973-3449. For specific bus routes and times.
  • CHILDCARE: Families who need help finding or paying for care can contact Brighter Futures Indiana staff at 1-800-299-1627 and a referral specialist can support them in their search. Every community has a Child Care Resource and Referral Agency (CCR&R) who can connect parents with local child care options and provide referrals for support. Visit online to find your local CCR&R, or you can call 1-800-299-1627. When locating childcare it is important to ensure that families are choosing licensed and regulated care for their children. To check if the environment is licensed or regulated you can go to childcarefinder.in.gov or call 1-800-299-1627.

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Data

Reopening: Back on Track

Back on Track Indiana

Stage 3 Reopening Guidelines
Stage 3 goes into effect on Friday, May 22nd.

News

Governor Executive Orders
Back on Track Indiana: Governor Holcomb's Roadmap to Safely Reopen Indiana (5/1/2020)
Extension of Stay at Home Order (EO 20-22) (4/20)
Stay at home Extension, etc (EO 20-18)
Education Matters (EO 20-16) (4/2)
Governor Orders Further Directives to Help Hoosiers (EO 20-12) (3/30)
Governor Orders Hoosiers to Stay Home in Fight Against COVID-19

City Updates
CCDC's COVID-19 Response Program with support from OCRA, APPLICATIONS DUE MAY 18th
New Paris Landfill Updated Hours (5/8)
Joint EO 3-2020 (5/6)
Joint Executive Order 2-2020
(4/9)
Updates from RFD (4/9)
City and County Take New Safety Precautions At Urging of Health Department (4/6)
Roseview Transit Implements New Safety Measures
(4/1)
RFD Outlines First Responder Plan (3/19)
City issues clarification regarding Sanitation Billing (3/19)
RPD Issues Statement Regarding Changes in Services
(3/18)
Richmond Legal Department Issues Statement Regarding Public Meeting Procedures (3/18)
Richmond Power & Light Response to COVID-19
(3/16)
Mayoral Executive Order
(3/16)
Press Release: City/County Limit Access to Public Facilities and Programs (3/16)
Parks Department Limits Programs/Access (3/13)

County Updates
Wayne County Health Department Confirms 1st Death
(4/6)
Wayne County Health Department Confirms 2nd Case of COVID-19
(3/30)
Joint Executive Order Outlining COVID-19 Steps (3/20)
Wayne County Health Department confirms first COVID-19 case in Wayne County. Page 1 Page 2 (3/19)
First COVIC-19 Case in Wayne County, Second Death in Indiana, ETC (3/17)
Wayne County Level 2 Travel Status (3/17)

National News
Payment Protection Program Loan Forgiveness Application (5/14/2020)
Pres. Donald Trump Directs FEMA Support Under Emergency Declaration from COVID-19 (3/13)

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Locations

2380 Liberty Ave.

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