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Monroe County Resources

Monroe County holds a myriad of opportunities, resources, assistance and support for those who need it. If this is you, please feel free to contact any of these resources at any time. If you have a need but don’t see a resource listed for it, please contact us and let us know!  We are a community, and we are all here for each other. So don’t be shy, take full advantage of these organizations and what they can do to help you live the healthiest life possible!

Youth Organizations

Girls Inc: Provides after school programs, sports programs, full/half day programs and summer camps. Contact: 812-336-7313, 1108 W 8th St, Bloomington, IN 47404

Boys and Girls Club: We provide camps and programs during after school hours, holiday breaks and summer time. The cost for attendance is $20 per year. Contact: 812-332-5311, 311 S Lincoln St, Bloomington, IN 47401 (also in Ellettsville and Crestmont)

Rhino’s: The mission of Rhino’s is to provide entertainment and engagement for the youth of the Bloomington community in a safe environment, free from alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. Contact: 812-333-3430, 331 S Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47401

The Warehouse: A non-profit, Christian based community center including rockwall climbing, a gym, boxing, skate park, basketball, volleyball, small groups, etc. Contact: 812-333-3951, 1525 S Rogers St, Bloomington, IN 47403

Prism GLBT Group for Youth: Prism is an inclusive social group for youth celebrating all sexual orientations and gender identities and gender expressions. All youth between the ages of 12 and 20 are welcome to join us. Weekly meetings are free, as are our special events, and many field trips. You don’t need to identify as LGBTQ to attend — we love allies!

Mental Health Community Organizations

Centerstone Outpatient Mental Health and Addictions: Contact 812-339-1691, 645 S. Rogers St. Bloomington, IN 47404

Meadows Hospital Inpatient Mental Health and Addictions: Contact 812-331-8000; 3600 N Prow Rd, Bloomington, IN 47404

Bloomington Hospital Crisis and Emergency Services: Contact 812-353-5252, 601 W 2nd St, Bloomington, IN 47403

Indiana Recovery Alliance: The Indiana Recovery Alliance is an independent non-profit, operated by current and former drug users, that exists to empower people who use drugs to make positive change in their lives. Contact: 500 W 4th St. Suite 2 Bloomington, IN

IU Mental Health on Campus

CAPS: Counseling Services – students receive 2 free sessions a year. Contact: 812-855-5711, 600 N. Jordan Ave. 4th Floor Bloomington, IN 47405

Center for Human Growth: Counseling services on a sliding scale fee. Contact: 812-856-8302, 201 N Rose Ave # 1, Bloomington, IN 47405

GLBT Office: Serves as a resource and information center for campus and community individuals, groups, events, and activities. Counseling is also available here. Contact: 812-855-4252, 705 E 7th St, Bloomington, IN 47408

Oasis: Providing campus-wide alcohol and drug prevention, education, intervention and counseling/assessment. Contact: 812-856-3898, Eigenmann Hall West, 726 West

Safety Hotlines

IUPD: 812-855-4111, 1469 E. 17th St. Bloomington, IN 47408

IUSA Safety Escort: 812-855-SAFE (7233)

Sexual Assault Crisis Services: 812-855-8900

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Childhelp National Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

National Domestic Abuse Hotline: 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

Teen National Dating Abuse Hotline: 1-866-331-9474

Online Resources Regarding Substance Abuse/HIV