The mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.
Evening Meetings are held on the first Thursday of the month (no evening meeting in January and July) at 7:00 p.m., at Bloomington Area Birth Services, 2458 South Walnut Street (NW corner of Walnut & Country Club/Winslow).
Morning meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. at the First United Church, Room #1, 2420 East Third Street (SW corner of E. 3rd St. & S. Woodcrest Ave.)
Monroe County Division of Family Resources
1711 N College Avenue, Suite 101
Bloomington, IN 47404
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Monroe County Division of Family and Children
Division of Family Resources: receives applications and approves eligibility for Medicaid, Food Stamps, cash assistance via Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and childcare.
Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning: Administers Medicaid programs including the managed care system for Hoosier Healthwise participants. Performs medical review of Medicaid disability claims.
Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services: Manages the delivery of services to children and adults with developmental disabilities. Oversees the First Steps rehabilitation program for children from birth to age three.
Division of Mental Health and Addiction: Support network of mental health care providers.
The Indiana State Department of Health's telephone helpline. Includes information on pregnancy health care, child and adolescent health care, Hoosier Healthwise, Medicaid Providers, Immunizations, Emergency Shelter, Support Groups, Job Training sites, and much more.
Ellen Surburg, Director of Home Health Services 333 E. Miller Dr. Bloomington, IN 47401 812 353-9818 or, 1-800-206-5200
Home Health Aide: 339-0043
Health Services Bureau: 332-2901
Women and Infant Children: 334-0650
The Children's Organ Transplant Association is a nonprofit organization based in Bloomington, Indiana that helps raise funds for and promote awareness of children and young adults in need of life-saving organ, bone marrow, cord blood, or stem cell transplants.
Addictions pod: 337-2268
Program for people who are chemically dependant on alcohol and/or drugs. Fees are arranged on a
sliding scale, dependent upon income, for those in need of financial
assistance. Accepts insurance, medicaid and medicare.
115 W. Washington St., Ste. 1180-South
Indianapolis, IN 46204
The American Lung Association of Indiana is a statewide health organization supported by legions of dedicated volunteers, a professional staff, and the state's leading experts in lung disease. The ALA of Indiana is an affiliate of the National American Lung Association.
Sponsored by Bloomington Hospital, this is a Health program for persons 55 and over designed to make health care services and benefits more accessible. Includes discounts, and information related to health and health care. Membership fee:
Individual $10/yr, Couple $18/yr.
Formerly: Seniority Plus