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Michigan City Testing Site Info 2/16
Updated – La Porte County Testing Locations Click Here
Click Here to Find a Vaccine Site

Emotional Support Line (available 24/7) – (855) 325-6934

The Indiana State Department of Health Hotline that is now 24/7 877-826-0011

The Indiana State Department of Health Provider Hotline for Doctors, Nurse Practitioners, PA, etc.  317-233-4672

Beacon Hospital Hotline 855-523-2225

Franciscan Hospital Hotline 219-879-8511 Prompt #8

La Porte Hospital Screening Line 833-576-3627

The Critical Industry Hotline is open: 877-820-0890

HELPFUL LINKS

National Government Site
What to do if you are sick
Frequently Asked Questions about Personal Protective Equipment
How to disinfect if someone is sick
CDC Fact Sheet
Frequently Asked Questions
Indiana State Updates
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Site Locator (VITA)
Total Positive Cases
New Cases Indicative of the Previous Day
Deaths
Total Tested
Weekly
Score
  • Blue (0 and 0.5)
  • Yellow (1 and 1.5)
  • Orange (2 and 2.5)
  • Red (3)
Weekly Cases Per 100,000 Residents
  • Less Than 10 new cases(0)
  • 10 to 99 new cases(1)
  • 100 to 199 new cases(2)
  • 200 or more(3)
7-Day All Tests
Positivity Rate
  • Less than 5% (0)
  • 5% to 9.9% (1)
  • 10% to 14.9% (2)
  • 15% or greater (3)

Total Positivity
Rate

The county metrics are updated Wednesdays and reflects data through the previous Sunday.

Note: The additional death stats are unreported stats from the past year. These are from March 2020 to June 2020.

Housing & Eviction During COVID-19 Information
Back on Track Indiana Plan
Symptom Checker

THE INDIANA COVID-19 RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Apply Starting July 13, 9 am Eastern, 8 am Central

 Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb announced on June 24, 2020 the Indiana COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program. This program is designed to help Indiana renters whose income has been adversely affected by COVID-19 avoid eviction by providing up to $2,000 in assistance to help cover monthly rent payments or late fees.

The application to apply will be available online beginning on July 13, 2020 at 9:00 am EST.

Additional information for renters can be found here: English | Spanish

Additional information for landlords can be found here: English | Spanish 

Applications will be accepted through www.IndianaHousingNow.org beginning July 13, 2020 at 9:00 am Eastern time.

Indiana will continue the stay on evictions until July 31, 2020.

In the meantime, Indiana residents unable to make their rent payment should speak with their landlord and request a payment plan. Additional resources, and answers to frequently asked questions, can be found in the Coronavirus Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Guide.

4Feb, 2021

Health Department Press Release

For Immediate Release     February 4, 2021     Dr. Sandra Deausy, La Porte County Health Officer, has amended the health order dated 11/16/2020.  The following changings are effective [...]

1Feb, 2021

Vaccine Update 2/1

IDOH just opened COVID vaccination to 65 and older! www.ourshot.in.gov. There are new updated eligibility guidelines as well: see attached. Eligibility  Eligibility Waitlist

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Updated Food Resource List 1/7/2021

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