Indiana's details about Coronavirus (COVID-19) are changing rapidly and it's easy to get information overload. The IVFA wants to make it as quick and easy as possible to track, learn, and stay informed about Coronavirus information and resources for our members and departments leadership.
Below are a couple of links to offer assistance
- IDHS (Indiana Department of Homeland Security) https://coronavirus.in.gov/2399.htm
- CDC (Centers for Disease Control and prevention) https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
We encourage you to use these links often to stay up to date on the ever changing daily updates.
Indiana's fire and emergency medical services (EMS) departments are engaged and responding to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) emergencies. This service could have a significant negative impact on your budgets. A couple of other items we want you to be aware of are with the latest Presidential declaration there is COVID-19 cost recovery for fire and EMS departments as well under the CARES Act. Your department may be entitled to some fianacial assistants in the form of grants or loans that may not have to paid back. Both may be worth checking into. Tracking your cost and expenses will be a key to assistance. You will need to to track your cost to be able to recover them.
David R. Israel