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

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (COVID-19): For the latest health information from the federal government

Have symptoms?

Indiana State Department of Health


Business Resources


Information & Resources

Unemployment Resources

Human Resources

Community Resources


Are you still offering goods and services during COVID-19? We want to help others know about it! Submit one of the forms below to get the word out:
Food or Restaurant Form
Business (Retail/Service) Form

Food Access Form

Youth Support

  • 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 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 or call 1-800-299-1627.

General Resources


Governor Executive Orders
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
Roseview Transit Implements New Safety Measures
RFD Outlines First Responder Plan (3/19)
City issues clarification regarding Sanitation Billing (3/19)
RPD Issues Statement Regarding Changes in Services
Richmond Legal Department Issues Statement Regarding Public Meeting Procedures (3/18)
Richmond Power & Light Response to COVID-19
Mayoral Executive Order
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 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
Pres. Donald Trump Directs FEMA Support Under Emergency Declaration from COVID-19

Link to Wayne County COVID-19 Impact Planning Map
Click to access Wayne County COVID-19 Impact Planning Map

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