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Emergency Broadband Benefit

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is a temporary FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford broadband internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Emergency Broadband Benefit provides: Up to $50/month discount for broadband service; Up to $75/month discount for households on qualifying Tribal lands; and A one-time discount of up to $100 for

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IRC Vaccination Guide

COVID-19 vaccines are here in Indian River County but supplies from the government have been and continue to be limited in our communities. Vaccine is currently available for individuals 50+ Download Flyer Download Download Homebound Flyer Download VNA / Senior Resource Association – Homebound Covid 19 Vaccine Services VNA nurses will bring the vaccine to

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Community Public Health Announcement

Download Flyer Download COVID-19 vaccines are here in Indian River County but supplies from the government have been and continue to be very limited in our communities. Please be patient and understand that as vaccines are entering our county, they are coming into our local Department of Health and Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital only.

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Covid 19 Indian River County ALERT

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments Learn More Eight Things You Need To Know. Now that there is an authorized and recommended vaccine to prevent COVID-19 in the United States, here are 8 things you need to know about the new COVID-19 Vaccination Program and COVID-19 vaccines. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority. The U.S.

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FREE! “Life-Saving” Daily Phone Calls

• For seniors 60 or older, housebound & or disabled adults• Calls run 7:30 am – 5:00 pm, you pick your time• We supply the warm friendly “Hello!” To learn more or to sign-up Dial 2-1-1 today! (or 561-383-1112) or download and mail in your form. Sign Up Online

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Get your flu shot!

I am, according to my youngest sons (nee grandsons), “a dinosaur”. I‘ve told them about “ice boxes” at our summer cottage, “party line” telephones (they still can’t understand how THAT terminology makes any sense with my explanation), and playing tennis in the streets until the street lights came on. I’ve also told them about my

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We Need You To Brighten Someone’s Day!

Indian River CARES, a new coalition of non-profit leaders, is collecting cards, paintings, handmade crafts or any kind of “room brighteners”. These will be delivered to seniors living in local facilities as a reminder that they are being thought of by their community in this time. Send a little encouragement and brighten someone’s day! We

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Do You Think You Have Coronavirus (COVID 19)?

Start by calling Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital Call 772-226-4846 Hours of operation for appointments and drive-through testing are 9 am – 5 pm, 7 days a week. You will be advised what to do next following this appointment. If you have cast pain, severe shortness of breath, dizziness, a severe headache. or life-threatening problems,

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United Way of Indian River County is Working to Help You & Our Entire Community.

United Way has established the COVID-19 Community Response Fund, a dedicated resource for working families affected by this crisis. UWIRC leaders recognize the potential for economic impact, particularly affecting hospitality and service industry workers, is high. The organizations that serve populations in need every day will find themselves under-resourced and facing growing demand. United Way

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We All Benefit When We Respond to the Census

Your response to the 2020 Census can help shape your future and the future of your community. Counting everyone helps communities receive funding needed for health care, education, emergency services, and more. Over the next decade, lawmakers, business owners, and many others will use 2020 Census data to make critical decisions in our communities Help

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