General Resources

These agencies offer a variety of resources to provide support for basic needs and help foster housing stability.

in-Person assistance

in-Person assistance

Direct support by phone, email, or in person

organizational resource

organizational resource

Agency or organization supporting housing stability

resource document or website

resource document or website

Document or website with useful information

GENERAL RESOURCES TABLE

LocationResourceContactTypeDetails
Lawrence County: Bedford Pleasant Run Township Trustee: Michael Nicholson
4561 Bartlettsville Road
Bedford, IN 47421
(812) 834-6813
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Organizational Resource Officee hours: by appointment only
Lawrence County: Bedford Stone City Counseling, Inc.
2325 Q Street
Bedford, Indiana 47421
(812) 279-4673
General Resources This clinic provides individual, couples, family, and group counseling. They offer in-person and virtual sessions.

Office Hours: Monday-Friday (by appointment only), office staff is available Monday-Thursday (9:00am-4:00 pm)
Williams Spice Valley Township Trustee: Michelle Cornett
407 Ridge Road
Williams, IN 47420
(812) 276-2176
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: by appointment only (available 24/7)
Avoca Marshall Township Trustee: Jan Kirk
P O Box 275
Avoca, IN 47420
(812) 278-6975
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: by appointment only
Lawrence County: Mitchell Marion Township Trustee: Gina Sullivan
903 W Main Street
Mitchell, IN 47446
812-849-4254
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: Monday (12:00-5:00pm), Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (9:00am-2:00pm)

You may also call the office cell number: (812) 620-3674
Lawrence County: Orleans Bono Township Trustee: Michelle Porter
1296 Noe Road
Orleans, IN 47452
(812) 583-2345
Organizational Resource Available 24/7

Can deliver applications straight to your home.
Lawrence County: Bedford Life Solutions Counseling
1149 16th Street
Bedford, Indiana 47421
(812) 583-4003
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General Resources This practice specializes in family, couples, adult/individual, and youth counseling.

By appointment only.
Lawrence County: Bedford Stone City Counseling, Inc.
2325 Q Street
Bedford, Indiana 47421
(812) 279-4673
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General Resources This clinic provides individual, couples, family, and group counseling. They offer in-person and virtual sessions.

Appointment Hours: Monday-Friday by appointment only
Hours for Office Staff: Monday-Thursday, 9 am - 4pm
Lawrence County: Bedford Serenity Now Psychiatric and Counseling Services
2125 16th Street
Bedford, Indiana 47421
(812) 275-4053
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General Resources This organization provides individual, couples, family, and marriage counseling in a warm and welcoming environment that is safe and comfortable for both adults and children.

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm (closed 12-1 for lunch)
Lawrence County: Bedford Family Matters Counseling & Consulting LLC
2809 Washington Ave.
Suite R
Bedford, Indiana 47421
(812) 278-8707
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General Resources This practice has appointments available in person and on telehealth. They provide treatment for prolonged stress, trauma, anxiety and depression, addiction, and other aspects of mental health. They also provide individuals with opportunities for Christian and biblical counseling.
Monroe County: Bloomington St. Vincent DePaul (SVDP)
Society of SVDP PO Box 5151
Bloomington, IN 47407
(812) 961-1510
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General Resources NOTE: Apply first with your township trustee. Leave message or apply online at https://www.svdpbloomington.org/ to receive furniture and/or financial assistance.
Monroe County: Washington Township Washington Township Trustee: Barbara Ooley
7974 N. Fox Hollow Road
Bloomington, IN 47408
(812) 876-1158
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By Appointment
Monroe County: Van Buren Township Van Buren Township Trustee: Rita Barrow
2123 S. Kirby Road
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 825-4490
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Organizational Resource Closed for government holidays; Office Hours: M-F 8:30am-12pm, 1-4pm
Monroe County: Salt Creek Township Salt Creek Township Trustee: Joan Hall
7333 E. Salt Creek Drive
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 837-9140
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By Appointment
Monroe County: Richland Township Richland Township Trustee: Marty Stephens
416 S. Park Street
Ellettsville, IN 47429
(812) 876-2509
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Organizational Resource, Township Trustee Office Hours: By Appointment M-F 8am-3pm
Pantry: M-F 8am-2pm (up to 2 visits per month)
Monroe County: Polk Township Polk Township Trustee: Chris Spiek
9220 Last Horse Lane
Heltonville, IN 47436
(812) 837-9446
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By Appointment Office Hours: By Appointment
Monroe County: Bloomington Township Bloomington Township Trustee: Efrat Rosser
924 W. 17th St.
Suite C
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 336-4976
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By Appointment
M-F 9am-3pm
Pantry M-F 10am-3pm
Closed on Tuesdays from 11:30-12:30 (both pantry and office)
Monroe County: Perry Township Perry Township Trustee: Dan Combs
1010 S. Walnut St.
Suite A
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 336-3713
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Organizational Resource, Township Trustee Office Hours: By Appointment; M-F 9am-3pm
Pantry on site: M-F 9am-3pm
Monroe County: Indian Creek Township Indian Creek Township Trustee: Christopher Reynolds
8019 S. Rockport Road
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 824-4981
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By appointment only
Monroe County: Clear Creek Township Clear Creek Township Trustee: Thelma Kelley Jeffries
9206 S. Old State Road 37
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 824-7225
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Organizational Resource, Township Trustee Office Hours: By Appointment only (appointments after work hours are available)
Pantry hours (Smithville) Mondays, (Gray Center located in Township office) Thursdays 3-7

Note: Better to call
Monroe County: Benton Township Benton Township Trustee: Michelle Bright
7606 E. State Road 45
Unionville, IN 47468
(812) 339-6593
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By Appointment
Monroe County: Bean Blossom Township Bean Blossom Township Trustee: Ronald Hutson
7030 N. Mt. Tabor Rd
Ellettsville, IN 47429
(812) 935-7174
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Organizational Resource Office Hours: By Appointment
Indiana IndianaHousingNow.org
1 (877) 428-8844
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Resource Website IndianaHousingNow.org is a statewide rental housing locator service providing detailed information about rental properties throughout the state to help people find housing to best fit their needs. The site is sponsored by the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority.
Bilingual call center available: M-F, 9am-8pm ET
Monroe County: Bloomington United Way of Monroe County
431 S College Ave
Bloomington, IN 47403
(812) 334-8370
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Resource Website Resources include referrals and programs with United Way Partner Agencies, financial stability, SingleCare Discount Prescription Card, Organized Labor Resources, Parent Tools, Community & Family Resources Directory / Directorio de Recursos Comunitarious Y Familiares, and the City of Bloomington Homelessness Resource Map.
Monroe County: Bloomington The Stride Center
312 N. Morton Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 650-4878
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In-Person Assistance The diversion center serves as a caring place of transition for people suffering from substance use and mental health disorders.

Open 24/7/365
Monroe County: Bloomington South Central Community Action Program (SCCAP)
1500 W. 15th Street
Bloomington, IN 47404
(812) 339-3447
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Organizational Resource South Central Community Action Program provides opportunities for low-income individuals and families to achieve personal and economic independence, with services in Brown, Monroe, Morgan, and Owen counties.
Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30 pm
Monroe County: Bloomington Shalom Center (Beacon)
620 South Walnut Street
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 334-5728
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Organizational Resource Day Shelter, Meals, and Resource Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Breakfast 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Monroe County: Bloomington New Leaf New Life
1010 South Walnut Street
Suite H
Bloomington, IN 47401
(812) 355-6842
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In-Person Assistance New Leaf New Life supports individuals who are currently incarcerated or have been recently released from incarceration with their reentry back into our community.
M-F: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Closed: Saturday & Sunday
Monroe County Monroe County Public Library
(812) 349-3050
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In-Person Assistance MCPL librarians can assist you in real-time to locate local services.
Monroe County Helping Bloomington Monroe
(812) 349-3430
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Resource Website HelpingBloomingtonMonroe is a directory to find free or reduced-cost community resources near you.
Mon - Fri, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Indiana Housing4Hoosiers
visit website Resource Document Housing4Hoosiers.org is a renter resource website created to promote educational information about tenant/landlords rights and responsibilities in Indiana.
Available for download: Renting in Indiana: A Handbook for Tenants and Landlords
Monroe County: Bloomington City of Bloomington Homelessness Resource Map
Bloomington, IN
visit website Resource Document A printable PDF map illustrating the locations of various local resources for people experiencing homelessness in the community.
Indiana Hoosier Housing Needs Coalition
visit website Organizational Resource The Hoosier Housing Needs Coalition convenes partners from across Indiana to advocate for housing stability policy solutions.
Indiana 211
211
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Resource Website Available 24/7 for people in need of help with food, clothing, shelter, medicine or other services.