Governor Holcomb issues a Stay-At-Home Order

On Monday March 23rd, Governor Eric J. Holcomb delivered a statewide address to order that Hoosiers remain in their homes except when they are at work or for permitted activities, such as taking care of others, obtaining necessary supplies, and for health and safety.

When does the order take effect?

The Stay-At-Home Order takes effect Tuesday, March 24 at 11:59 p.m. ET.

When does the order end?

The order ends on Monday, April 6, at 11:59 p.m. ET, but could be extended if the outbreak warrants it.

Where does the order apply?

The Stay-At-Home Order applies to the entire state of Indiana. Unless you work for an essential business or are doing an essential activity, you must stay home.

Is this mandatory or a recommendation?

This order is mandatory. For the safety of all Hoosiers, people must stay home and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

What is an essential business?

Essential businesses and services include but are not limited to grocery stores, pharmacies, gas stations, police stations, fire stations, hospitals, doctor’s offices, health care facilities, garbage pickup, public transit, and public service hotlines such as SNAP and HIP 2.0.  

A list can be found in the Governor’s executive order at

What is an essential activity?

Essential activities include but are not limited to activities for health and safety, necessary supplies and services, outdoor activity, certain types of essential work, and to take care of others.

A list can be found in the Governor’s executive order at


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The Clark County Health Department is invested in the health of the community. As a service to the citizens of Clark County, this webpage is dedicated to helping each member of the community to become more fit so that we can all enjoy longer and healthier lives. 

Clark Memorial Hospital

Please Note:  Clark Memorial Hospital is not an agency of the Clark County Health Department.

Since 1922, Clark Memorial Hospital has provided exceptional health care services to southern Indiana. Located in Jeffersonville, Indiana, off of I-65, Clark Memorial is a comprehensive medical center providing advanced medical care with a personal touch. Our health care professionals balance sophisticated medical technology with compassionate, friendly service. 

Clark Memorial Hospital is located at 1220 Missouri Avenue, Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Visit the Clark Memorial Hospital Website for information, community reports, services or even to volunteer! 


Family Health Care Centers of Southern Indiana

Please Note:  The Family Health Care Center of Southern Indiana is not an agency of the Clark County Health Department.

Family Health Center in Clark County Indiana

Family Health Care Centers of Southern Indiana
1319 Duncan Avenue
Jeffersonville, IN  47130
Phone: 812-283-2308

The Family Health Center of Southern Indiana provides the following services to patients:

  • Primary Health Care
  • Preventative Services
  • Pap Smears and Mammograms
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • Assistance with Medications
  • Well Child, Headstart, and adult work and school physicals
  • Dental Services
  • Optometry
  • Referrals to specialists
  • Case Management/social work

For more information about these other services, visit their website at, or call their main office at 812-283-2308.


Lifespring Health Systems

Please Note:  Lifespring Health Systems is not an agency of the Clark County Health Department.

LifeSpring’s mission is “to improve and sustain the quality of life in our communities by providing comprehensive behavioral health, addiction, primary care and related services.”  Our values are, “It is our privilege to serve, with the highest quality of care, in a professional and fiscally responsible manner.”

Click here for more information on Lifespring Health Systems


Additional Health & Wellness Programs

INShape Indiana

On July 13, 2005 the INShape Indiana program was launched statewide.  This program was Governor Daniel's charge to the citizens of Indiana to make healthy choices in order to improve their health and quality of life.  By being more active, eating better, and avoiding tobacco, Hoosiers will greatly reduce the risk of serious illness. 

INShape Indiana's website connects citizens with existing programs, services, and events in their area of the state that will help them to reach their wellness goals.  So don't wait, join others in the state and begin your healthy lifestyle today!

Wellness Coalition of Southern Indiana

The Healthy Lives Clark County team came into existence as a result of the community receiving a Pioneering Healthier Communities (PHC) grant.  PHC, funded by the Center for Disease Control and convened by local Y’s, engages community leaders in policy and environmental change efforts that support healthy lifestyles. PHC empowers local communities with proven strategies and models to create and sustain positive, lasting changes for healthy living.

Click here to visit the Wellness Coalition of Southern Indiana Website 



Promoting a Safe and Healthy Community for the People of Clark County Indiana