Indiana has many agency programs and contacts that can help your school build a school safety plan. Check out these resources as you develop your plan.
Indiana Department of Education
The Indiana Department of Education is dedicated to providing the highest quality of innovative support to Indiana's schools, teachers, students, and parents.
School Building Physical Security and Safety
The Indiana School Safety Specialist Academy provides ongoing, certified training and information on national and state best practices, as well as exemplary resources for school safety, security, intervention/prevention, and emergency preparedness planning.
Indiana School Safety Hub
The Indiana School Safety Hub represents the first phase of the state’s strategy to streamline information and safety-related resources available to communities across the state.
School Safety Training
The Indiana State Police conduct training sessions throughout Indiana. Training sessions help schools and law enforcement agencies establish partnerships necessary for coordinating a unified and effective response to various incidents.
Secured School Safety Grant Program
The Indiana Secured School Safety Grant provides matching grants to Indiana school districts across the state to address potential safety threats and help them prepare.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
536 South Clark Street, 6th Floor
Chicago, IL 60605
2111 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
Covers 18 counties in northern Illinois extending from Interstate 80 north to the Wisconsin border, east to Indiana, and west to Iowa
8825 Nelson B Klein Pkwy
Indianapolis, IN 46250
Covers the entire state of Indiana
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
233 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601