Information and Referral Services

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



Serve Indiana

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Website http://www.in.gov/serveindiana/index.htm
Contact Debbie Pidgeon (Executive Director)
Phone (317) 233-4273
Email info [at] ServeIndiana [dot] gov
Description

The Serve Indiana Commission consists of up to twenty-five (25) Commissioners who are appointed by the Governor to advocate, review, and adjust the state's position on issues related to the community service and the volunteer sectors.  It is comprised of community leaders with expertise in areas such as education, public safety, human services, volunteer activities, business/labor and government.  They work closely with Serve Indiana to advance service and volunteerism and to appropriately distribute funding to support Serve Indiana's programs.

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Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Catholic Charities Bloomington

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Website http://www.archindy.org/cc/bloomington/
Contact Marsha McCarty (Agency Director)
Phone 332-1262
Email MMcCarty [at] CatholicCharitiesBtown [dot] org
Address 631 N. College Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

Catholic Charities Bloomington is committed to enhancing the availability of quality mental health services in the communities it serves. Catholic Charities Bloomington do this through the delivery of professional mental health education and counseling on a sliding fee scale and through advocacy for affordable, easily accessible community mental health services. Catholic Charities Bloomington serve all residents of the counties of the Bloomington Deanery of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis: Brown, Lawrence, Morgan, Monroe, Orange and Owen Counties. Also accepts medicaid.

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South Central Community Action Program

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Website http://www.insccap.org/
Contact Todd Lare (Executive Director)
Phone (812) 339-3447
Email info [at] insccap [dot] org
Description

South Central Community Action Program, Inc., serves as an advocate, guide, and leader in providing opportunities for the low-income population to obtain services that will help them become self-sufficient. They offer services to income-eligible households throughout a four-county service area including Monroe, Morgan, Brown, and Owen Counties. They also provide energy and weatherization assistance information, help income eligible households with their heat and electric bills, and administer the Summer Cool Program which provides fans to income eligible households.

Phone 339-3447 ext. 233
Email todd [at] insccap [dot] org
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Area 10 Agency on Aging and Disability

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Website http://www.area10agency.org
Phone 812-876-3383
Email info [at] area10agency [dot] org
Address 630 W. Edgewood Drive
Ellettsville, IN 47429
Description

Area 10 Agency on Aging is a private, not-for-profit corporation serving elderly persons in Monroe and Owen Counties. We are the tenth of sixteen Area Agencies on Aging in Indiana. Our mission is to improve the quality of life and celebrate the independence, health, and dignity of all senior citizens. The following services are available for persons in the Monroe and Owen County area who are 60 or older or who are disabled:

  • Food Pantry Program
  • Nutrition Services
  • Case management & Care planning
  • Respite for care givers
  • Home Health Care
  • Friendly Visitors Program
  • Elder abuse issues
  • Homemaker services
  • Information and Referral
  • Pre-admission screening for nursing homes
  • Telephone Reassurance
  • CHOICE program services
  • Medicaid Waiver services
  • Transportation
  • Assistance to homebound elderly and disabled (includes grocery shopping).

March 2014 update: The organization Abilities unlimited has merged with Area 10 Agency, for more information about the services offered, please visit http://auids.org/

Phone 1-800-844-1010
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