Information about the COVID-19 Virus

We all are scared and daily updates on social media and news channel might be making us more nervous. This is our attempt to provide all information about COVID – 19. Please refrain from getting information from sources other than Official Websites

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

How to Properly Wash your hands 

COVID - 19 Donations

Here are the official page links for information from all different county’s

  • Platte County

 https://plattecountyhealth.municipalcms.com/emergency.aspx 

  • Clay County

 https://www.clayhealth.com/DocumentCenter/View/1009/Clay-County-Public-Health-Emergency-Order—Updated-32220 

  • Leavenworth County

https://www.leavenworthcounty.gov/covid/default.asp 

  • Wyandotte County

 https://alpha.wycokck.org/Coronavirus-COVID-19-Information 

Indian Grocery Stores:

While some of the Indian grocery Stores are closed, some of them are still open and do have enough supplies. Our request to all the people – Indian stores is trying their best to maintain the supply demand chain and there is no need to get panic. Please avoid any hoarding.

Many of the Indian stores are providing curb side pick up to avoid any close contact. Call stores to confirm the services they are offering.

Scroll to the “Local Grocery Stores” section at the below link to contact them

https://www.iakc.org/new-in-town/

Other Grocery Stores:

Most local Grocery stores have altered hours and early / special shopping hours for Senior Citizens. While below links have information about all the major grocery chains in the area – please check with the specific location for more details :

  • Aldi: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Costco : 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday), 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Saturday), 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Sunday), Seniors: 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. (Tuesday & Thursday)
  • Meijer : 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Seniors & at-risk: 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. (Tuesday and Thursday), Essential workers: 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. (Monday and Wednesday)
  • Sam’s Club : 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Monday-Saturday), 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Sunday), Seniors & those with disabilities or compromised systems: 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. (Tuesday and Thursday)
  • Target: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Seniors & at-risk: 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. (Wednesday)
  • Valli Produce: 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Monday-Saturday), 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Sunday); NOTE: Loves Park store opens at 7 a.m.; Seniors & at-risk: 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. (Tuesday and Thursday)
  • Walmart: 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Seniors: 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. (Tuesday and Thursday)
  • Woodmans: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Seniors & at-risk: 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. (Wednesday)

 

For more information about local grocery stores check these links – 

https://www.kshb.com/news/coronavirus/metro-grocery-stores-update-hours-to-help-shoppers

https://www.kansascity.com/news/coronavirus/article241367551.html 

Indian Restaurants:

Most of the Indian Restaurants in the area are offering online ordering & curb-side pick-up.

Please call and check with them for their services

Local Restaurant information:

Online ordering and curb-side pick-up are available at lot of Restaurants.

For more information about online ordering please visit this website

https://www.curbsidekc.com/

Domestic Travel:

MCI is still open, and Air Travel within the US is still allowed at this point. Please check with your Airline for latest cancellation information.

https://www.flykci.com/newsroom/coronavirus/

Advisory to Indian Students in USA:

For information about Indian Students in USA please visit this link

Embassy of India Student Hub Advisory

If you have specific situations (like visiting Parents’ I-94 expiring etc., please contact the USCIS at the earliest.

Travel to & from India:

Currently, all International flights out of India are suspended. Please refer to the link below for latest information on travel to/from India:

Disclaimer : IAKC is providing this information as a guide to help you getting updated with proper information from the right sources. We tried our best to include all the possible sources however this is only some of the information not comprehensive. IAKC in no way endorses or promotes any of the grocery stores / restaurants / organizations / companies mentioned in this document. Please check with them for more accurate information.