The MCPHC provides the infrastructure for the clinical division of the Monroe County Health Department. This infrastructure provides systems for identifying health risks in the community, prevention and controlling communicable disease outbreaks, educating the public and health professionals about health risks and prevention practices, and ensuring access to needed health services.
The Veterans Affairs Department serves the veterans, veterans' dependants and veterans' survivors of Monroe County. State Office: Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs 302 W. Washington St., Room E120 Indianapolis, IN 46204-2738 Telephone: 317-232-3910 Fax: 317-232-7721 TOLL FREE (In State) 1-800-400-4520
Public Restitution was initiated in 1983 and maintains a volunteer labor source for nonprofit and government agencies. Probationers are referred to various agencies to complete Court ordered community service hours. The agency representative is responsible for supervision and documentation of hours worked by participants. More than forty agencies in the community are involved with the program. In 1997 a new user fee of $1 per each hour ordered was placed into effect to help cover expenses of operation. As of July 1, 2002 the fee was increased to $2 per hour.
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.
Bloomington/Monroe County Metropolitan Planning Organization
401 N. Morton St., Ste. 160
Bloomington, IN 47402
Meets the fourth Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm in the McCloskey Room at City Hall
The Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) of the Bloomington/Monroe County Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is a volunteer group consisting of representatives from community organizations, professional organizations, neighborhood associations, and the private sector.
The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America.
301 N. College Ave., room 211
Bloomington, IN 47404
We represent the people of the State of Indiana to seek justice, promote greater public safety, and assist victims of crimes. We receive reports from law enforcement agencies and file criminal charges in appropriate cases. We will vigorously prosecute those who are guilty, while ensuring that the innocent are not wrongly convicted or oppressed.