LDF TRIBAL INCIDENT COMMAND /EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT Update 04/24-26/2020 2:00 P.M.
Tribal Guarantee pay status
The Tribal Council has approved to extend the Guarantee of Wages until May 31, 2020 for Tribal Programs, If needed.
Simpsons Electric Employees extension to Guarantee Wages is also effective until May 31, 2020, if needed.
Lake of the Torches continues compensation for employees until further notice.
LDF Business Development Corp extends guarantee for employees until May 23, 2020.
LDF Chippewa Housing Authority remains closed to the public, but can be reached by phone call during normal business hours 8-4:30pm at 715-588-3348. Emergency services@ 715-892-8564.
SEE LDFTRIBE.COM policy resolution Covid-19 posts
DECLARATION SHELTER AT HOME REMAINS AS IS AND IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
SEE Tribal Resolution No. 103(20)
Travel Caution- 14-day Quarantine
We recommend limiting travel as much as possible
IF you have traveled to or came from a location in the past 14 days and now see new reports of confirmed coronavirus case(s)/outbreaks or if you have been in a “hot zone” please contact the Community Health Department at 715-588-3371 ext. 1908 (Jen Jaeger, RN) or 1910 (Sarah Keuer, RN) during normal business hours or Dave Poupart, RN at 715-439-3971 after hours to discuss your travels and what to do next.
We need the community members to help relay the message to the people you know that have or continue to travel from areas of concern to voluntary 14-day self-quarantine guidelines.
Social Distancing~~~~ 6ft a part ~~~ < than 10 people = Slows the Spread of Covid-19.
This means no big family gatherings, feasts, parties, cookouts or get togethers. This is essential to minimize the potential to spread the virus to your loved ones!!
COVID#19 CASE REPORTS/PCHC OPERATIONS
TRIBE REPORTS ZERO CONFIRMED CORONAVIRUS CASES ON RESERVATION. 27tests 27 negative, as of 04.24.20. If there is a confirmed case of coronavirus on the Reservation, we’ll notify the public.
The PCHC Community Health Department follows the same procedure or guidelines as other County Health Departments when a positive covid-19 is identified on our reservation.
Peter Christensen Health Center continues to prepare for the coronavirus arriving here.
PCHC staff’s priority is to maintain essential services for ongoing patient care and will be ramping up telehealth along with phone triage and treatment. PCHC#715-588-3371
Any other emergency please call 911.
Internet Access for Students:
Some communities and Individuals are having limited access to the Internet for children/students to complete coursework. The company is called Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (ITDRC). They have a 24 hour active call line, 1.866.217.5777 or email: email@example.com. Website is: http://itdrc.org
College Students financial/miscellaneous contact information:
Colleges should have Emergency Grants to help students due to COVID-19 issues. The students should contact the Dean of Students or Student Affairs. Emergency funds are probably available.
LDF ELDER PROGRAM RECOGNITION
Check it out! Lac du Flambeau is featured the Title VI Older Indians Newsletter Spring Edition!!!
Awesome news!! Miigwetch to Sharon & staff and elders!
Sharon Thompson, Aging Director, Lac du Flambeau Tribe
PO Box 67, Lac du Flambeau, WI 54538 Phone: 715-588-3598
VOLUNTEERS AND DONATIONS NEEDED
All volunteers and TRE’s will need to follow health & safety protocol by wearing face coverings/masks, gloves, social distancing, washing hands and if sick stay home. Leanne Valliere at 715-892-0793 or firstname.lastname@example.org
FACE MASK – SIGN UP INFORMATION
If you need a face mask PLEASE CONTACT Leanne Valliere at 715.892.0793 or via email at email@example.com
**Reminder- to the people donating face masks/coverings to call Leanne to drop to them off so that proper handling occurs before they provided to the general public. We also advise anyone that has received a donated mask wash them prior to utilizing them.
OTHER DONATIONS DROP OFF --CONTACT INFORMATION
IF ANYONE WANTS TO DONATE ANY MATERIALS, EQUIPMENT, SUPPLIES, FOOD, ETC. PLEASE CONTACT THE LDF ICS LIASION OFFICER GEORGE THOMPSON@715-604-2625 OR EMAIL: GThompson@ldftribe.com.
We greatly appreciate any donations!
CEDAR-CEDAR BUNDLES-CHAGA-SWAMP TEA STILL AVAILABLE
Cedar and Cedar Bundles are still available. There is a limited supply of Chaga, Swamp Tea, and Sage for the time being. We are awaiting a supply of Sage to be delivered yet, we will keep you posted.
You can reach Joe Graveen on Facebook/messenger or at the following Numbers: Office: P:715 588-4238 C: 715-892-0578 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
SEVERE WEATHER – BE PREPARED website info
LDF TRIBAL WEBSITE- GREAT LAKES INTER TRIBAL COUNCIL
Shelter-At-Home declaration guidelines, daily updates and other resources can be found at LDFTribe.com also see
GLITC.ORG for their resources.
WASH YOUR HANDS – COVER YOUR COUGH- STAY SAFE
Have a safe weekend next daily will be on 4/27/2020.
CHI-MIIGWETCH FROM THE LDF ICS TEAM