Homeless Persons

The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.



Friend's Place Shelter (Formerly Martha's House)

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Contact Nikki Reising
Address 919 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47401
Description

Emergency Shelter that can house forty people – 28 men and 12 women. Clients can sleep, eat two meals a day, wash their clothes and take care of personal hygiene needs.

Clients can meet with case managers who can connect them to permanent housing, job skills training resources, employment opportunities and help them register for the Healthy Indiana Plan, Indiana’s Medicaid expansion.

And as a program of Shalom, Friend’s Place clients have access to the nonprofit’s services, and staff are supported by the nonprofit’s administration.

Incorporation Status Exempt
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EIN N/A
Updated May 25, 2016

Wheeler Mission Ministries

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Website http://wheelermission.org
Phone 812-333-1905
Description

Backstreet Missions, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to serving the homeless and those with spiritual and physical needs, reaching out to people where they are, extending Christ’s love in practical ways.

In October of 2015 Backstreet Missions merged with Wheeler Mission.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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EIN 351965051
Updated December 14, 2015

Harvest House Soup Kitchen

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Website http://www.ghmcfamily.org/soupkitchen.html
Contact Bob Kee
Phone 812-339-4462
Email bob_kee [at] ghmcfamily [dot] org
Description

Serves free soup and sandwich lunches on Sundays from 2:00pm-4:00pm.

Subjects
Updated April 30, 2015

Shalom Community Center

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Website http://shalomcommunitycenter.org/
Contact Forrest Gilmore (Executive Director)
Phone (812) 334-5734
Address 620 S. Walnut
P.O. Box 451
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

The Shalom Community Center is dedicated to relieving the plight of those experiencing homelessness and poverty in South Central Indiana. Since access to food, housing, education, and health and human services are fundamental human rights; we seek to meet these basic needs. As a non profit resource center, we deliver social services directly and in collaboration with other agencies in a respectful and secure environment. We advocate for the most vulnerable among us and promote activities that empower people to develop their assets to the fullest extent possible.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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EIN 743056968
Updated August 04, 2015

Monroe County United Ministries (MCUM)- Emergency Services Program

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Website http://www.mcum.org
Contact Erin Predmore (Executive Director)
Phone 812-339-3429
Email mcum [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] us
Address 827 W. 14th Ct.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Monroe County United Ministries (MCUM) is a nurturing organization serving working families and those in distress by assisting with emergency needs and subsidized childcare. They provide quality education and a safe place for children, basic needs assistance for the poor, and community service opportunities.

Year Established 1939
Incorporation Status Incorporated
Subjects
EIN 351313090
Updated August 13, 2015

Upper Room Men's Shelter

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Website http://www.capstone.backstreet.org/Programs
Phone 333-1905
Email linda [at] backstreet [dot] org
Description

An emergency shelter, part of Backstreet Missions. Backstreet Missions, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to serving the homeless and those with spiritual and physical needs, reaching out to people where they are in practical ways. Serve free meals as follows: Breakfast: Saturday morning only (8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.) Lunch: Monday - Saturday (11 a.m. - 12 p.m.) Dinner: Monday - Friday (4 - 5 p.m.)

Phone 333-6351
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Updated October 16, 2014
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