In an effort to let our community know about the tremendous resources and assistance that our corporate and civic organizations are coordinating in this time of uncertainty and need, community organizations have put together a listing of the following efforts that are taking place in the Tri-State area right now.

How to make a vaccination appoitment:
 – The Vanderburgh Health Dept.
 – Indiana state scheduling:
 – or call 2-1-1
Guidelines for people who feel sick
Information from Deaconess
Information from St. Vincent
Gibson County Council on Aging is still offering transportation to doctors appointments.
HIP Brochure
HHW Link
Find a Navigator
FSSA Benefits -Apply
Free, regional COVID-19 testing site to open Monday, 7/6/2020 in Downtown Evansville-Click here to register for an appointment 
American Red Cross has face mask – Please contact Theo Boots at with questions.

Financial Assistance:
IN Emergency Rental Assistance Program
      More information
Evansville COVID-19 Resource Call Line
Rental Assistance
Catholic Charities Diocese Rental Assistance Program 
Need to File for Unemployment?
3 Things You Need to Know About Filing for Unemployment in Indiana
What to do if you can’t make your rent or mortgage payments
Financial assistance for small businesses and non-profits available through the Small Business Association
COVID-19 “CARES” Stimulus Package Impact for INDIVDUALS
IRS launch new tool to help non-filers register for Economic Impact Payments (English)
IRS launch new tool to help non-filers register for Economic Impact Payments (Spanish)
Payment assistance and additional housing resources
IYI Youth Worker Relief Fund
Aurora C19 Eviction Prevention Funds:
-Individuals or families impacted by COVID-19 and are facing imminent risk of eviction, meaning 21 days or sooner until they must leave their home, should first apply for eviction prevention assistance with the State of Indiana via the portal.
-Secondly, they may also fill out a pre-application with Aurora via Once this pre-application has been completed, a staff member from Aurora will be in contact with the primary member of the household within 5 business days.
-Any household inquiring about these funds should know that this is not rental and utility assistance but rather eviction prevention funds to keep families impacted by COVID-19 in their homes.

Utility Assistance:
Tax deadline moved to July 15th to file and make  payment
Low income home energy assistance program
Special Notice- Shut Off Moratorium
Special Notice on Utility Shut Off Moratorium 7.13.20

Child Care:
St. Vincent Early Learning Center has Open Enrollment right now, email or call 812-424-4780 for more information.
Ark continues to provide free crisis child care to any child, aged 6-weeks to 6-years
Posey: Early Learning Center
Christian Church Daycare
YMCA Child Care .For specific questions, please contact Kathryn Johnson at Financial Assistance is available so that no family is denied access to care due to financial limitations. If you would like to apply for financial assistance, click here for the application. Do not register online if you are applying for financial assistance, we will assist you in registering after your application is processed.

Family Services:
YouthFirst offers prevention programs 

Educational Assistance:
NGSC WIFI Bus Locations
EVSC Instructional Resources – parents of kids in school

Nonprofit Assistance:
Covid-19 and nonprofits
FDIC Webinar: Preserving Public Confidence in the U.S. Banking System in the COVID-19 Era
FDIC Webinar:Building Community-Bank Collaborations: Researching Financial Insitutions Partners
Lilly Endowment Youth Serving Fund

Business Assistance:
SW IN Chamber Serves as Resource to Businesses
Restaurants Open for Carry Out/Delivery
Posey County Restaurants doing carry out
Looking for a job? These Companies Look to Fill Roles to Meet Essential Roles
Cutting Through the Jargon: How the CARES Act  Works for Nonprofits
Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
CARES Act Paycheck Protection Program:
Overview of the Payment Protection Program (PPP)
Paycheck Protection Program Information Sheet (for Borrowers)
Payment Protection Program Application Form
PPP Tracking Tool

Resource Guides:
Homeless Connect Resource Guide 
WCC Resource Guide
Indiana United Ways Resource Guide
Spencer County Resources

If you would like the resources that your organization/business is providing to be seen in this guide please contact Katie Sutton at
Send the following information:
Resource Category, Resource you are offering, Link to resource.