COVID-19 Pandemic Resources and Information

  • Consumer Information
    Pandemic EBT Benefits

    Pandemic EBT benefits have been authorized by Public Law 116-159 (Continuing Resolution), through the Federal Fiscal Year (Sept. 30, 2021). P-EBT will continue to be available as long as the Federal Public Health Emergency exists. When the Federal PHE ends, P-EBT will also end.
    For additional information on Pandemic EBT, please view and share the pdf links below or visit the DFR site.
    The P-EBT information document has been translated into  Spanish.

    Spanish (Español)
    P-EBT Flyer

    P-EBT Flyer

    (Updated 2-10-21)

Pandemic EBT
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT)

Food Assistance Availability Map

The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA), in partnership with the state’s food banks, Feeding Indiana’s Hungry, and the Indy Hunger Network has developed a statewide, interactive map that will help Hoosiers seeking food assistance find what they need. 

* Hunger Relief Providers
Emerging and Preparedness Practices  – Documents from Feeding America

Food Bank Volunteers
Food Safety at Food Banks 

COVID-19 Food Safety

CDC Guidelines for Disinfecting Your Facility
CDC Disinfection Guidance

FDA Best Practices
Food Pick-Up / Delivery Services 

CDC's guidelines to prevent spreading COVID-19

The following CDC guidelines can be used to minimize risk.   

• Signs are recommended at drive-through pantries requiring windows of recipients be rolled up unless everyone in the car has a mask covering both their mouth and nose.

• No one should enter a walk-in pantry without a mask covering both their mouth and nose. 

•  The PowerPoint for COVID-19 education (for both clients and staff) contains infographics that can utilized on social media.

Fully-Vaccinated Guidance (CDC)

CDC Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Workplaces

CDC Guidelines for Critical Infrastructure

Facemask Do’s and Don’ts

Handwashing Poster (adults)

ISDH PowerPoint with Infographics

Stop the Spread of Germs 

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is closely monitoring a pandemic of the novel (new) coronavirus or COVID-19.  

Member Food Banks
Counties Impacted
Thousand Hoosiers At Risk
Million Pounds of Food Distributed

Help Fight Hunger