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COVID-19-Related Information

Indiana 211, a free 24/7 helpline for Hoosiers in need of assistance with human and health services, now has additional resources for COVID-19.

Contact 211 for help by doing the following:

Visit the website.
Call: Dial 211. They’re available 24/7.
Text: Send a message with your zip code to 898-211.

CDC Resources

Information on COVID-19

Guidelines for when to get tested

Guidelines for what to do if you are sick

COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund for Monroe, Owen, & Greene Counties, a fund of United Way of  

Other Resources

Other Resource Compilations

Owen County COVID-19 Resource Site

Bloomington, Indiana Resource Site

Indiana Office of Community & Rural Affairs COVID-19 Resources

Indiana University Center for Rural Engagement COVID-19 Resources

Indy Pride Community Resources

World Health Organization Updates on COVID-19


Domestic Violence Support Information

Middle Way House

Call our 24-hour Crisis Line: (812) 336-0846


OutCare Health’s Out List provides a list of LGBTQ+ culturally competent healthcare providers.

Legal Services


Indiana Legal Services

Apply online for free legal help. 

LGBTQ+ Elder Support

Rainbow Elders (a program of Bloomington PRIDE)

LGBTQ+ Youth Support

Iris Youth Group (a program of Spencer Pride)

The Trevor Project or call (866) 488-7386


Mental Health Support

Crisis Text Line:  Text TALK to 741741 or call 1-800-273-8255 for the Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

TransLifeline :  24/7 hotline available at: 877-565-8860

Trevor Project:  If you need someone to talk to, call 1-866-488-7386.

Transgender Support

Trans & Allies Support Community (TASC – a program of Bloomington PRIDE)

Quarantine Activities

Currently abiding by the recommendations to stay home, but would like to explore some fresh things to do? Check out these diverse opportunities to fill your time.  There are plenty of things that can be used as educational resources for children who are home due to school closures. 

Indiana University Libraries

From the Comfort of Your Home

Comprehensive list of open art & entertainment resources available to the public from Indiana University, the state of Indiana, & the federal government. 

Sir Patrick Stewart, who is also known as Jean-Luc Picard throughout the galaxy, is reading a sonnet a day on his Facebook page during the COVID-19 quarantine.

Arts for Learning :  5 minute arts integration lessons and workshops every Friday on Facebook Live at 11:30 AM. Great for Kids! 

Billboard List of Online Concerts (regularly updating)

Over 100 Museums Invite You to “Color Their Collections” with Free Adult Coloring Books

Drag Queen Story Hour:  Video and live-streamed storytelling

Google’s interactive Frida Kahlo Exhibition

Haven Yoga:  Online yoga classes

Gorilla Rehabilitation And Conservation Education Center (GRACE) free live stream

Monterey Bay Aquarium free live streams

Paris Musées, a collection of 14 museums in Paris have recently made high-res digital copies of 100,000 artworks freely available to the public on their collections website.

Rufus Wainwright: Daily live-streamed concerts

A listing of Virtual Field Trips (updated)

YMCA free online classes (no membership required!)

The Metropolitan Opera is now streaming performances online for free.

International Space Station Live Stream of Earth from Space

Visit the live outdoor camera from Bear Watching Transylvania

Visit The British Museum for free with this virtual tour

Storytime from Space offers plenty of free videos of astronauts reading children’s books

Check out the huge collection of art at the Art Institute of Chicago through this virtual gallery

A listing of National Parks you can visit virtually

Eagle Club Estonia’s free live stream from a golden eagle nest

Check out this live watering hole from Explore.org

Here is a live birdfeeding camera from Ohio, brought to you by Birdwatching HQ

American Eagle Foundations live Bald Eagle Nest Cam

Every weekday at 3 PM EST, the Cincinnati Zoo presents Home Safari from their Facebook page to provide an education about a featured animal.  The presentations will also include suggestions for activities you can do at home. 

Visit the NASA Image & Video Library, all available for free

Kansas City Zoo’s live Penguin Cam

Explore the amazing animals of the Georgia Aquarium without leaving your home.

Scholastic’s Daily Courses for kids home from school

Listing of Educational Resources for kids home from school (updated regularly)

Free stories for kids of all ages.  Visit stories.audible.com.