5 - Human Services - Community Organizations

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Teamsters Local Union 135

Address1233 Shelby St.
Indianapolis, IN 46203

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We are one of the largest Local Unions within the International Union with approximately 14,000 members and eleven offices within the State of Indiana. Local 135 represents members ranging from Freight, UPS, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Construction, and Route Sales.

ContactDanny Barton (President)
local135 [at] local135.com
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Tenant Assistance Project

AddressIndiana University Maurer School of Law - Bloomington
211 S. Indiana Ave
Bloomington, IN 47405

IU Maurer School of Law students work out of Bloomington's Justice Building to assist tenants who face an immediate threat of eviction. TAP offers quality, one time legal information, advice, and representation at the Justice Building. The program does not provide legal help or referrals during other times.

ContactJennifer Prusak (Faculty Advisor)
jennifer.prusak [at] ilsi.net
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The Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers' International Union (BCGTM) Local 4

Address2041 N. Broadway
Anderson, IN 46012

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ContactLes Lane (Field Rep.)
bac4anderson [at] sbcglobal.net
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The Well Armed Woman

AddressBloomington, IN 47407

We are a new chapter in Monroe County, Indiana.  Our goal is to educate, equip, and empower women women shooters.  We come together as women to educate, learn from each other wisdom, knowledge, and experiences.  Come join us!!!

Schedule: 1st Saturday of every month

Times: 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Precision Gun Range
2278 Wood Dr. Spencer, IN

ContactKim Bartlet
twawmonroecounty [at] gmail.com
Incorporation StatusExempt
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United Way of Monroe County

Address441 S. College Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47403

The mission of the United Way of Monroe County is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. The organization addresses critical needs today and works to reduce those needs tomorrow.

The United Way of Monroe County offers tax assistance

ContactEfrat Feferman (Executive Director)
info [at] monroeunitedway.org
Additional ContactJennifer Hottell (Community Engagement Director)
Year Established1956
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Villages of Indiana, Inc.

Address2405 N. Smith Pike
Bloomington, IN 47404

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The Villages, Indiana's largest not-for-profit child and family services agency, serves over 1,200 children and their families each day. Their vision is that every child will flourish in a healthy, nurturing, self-sufficient family and are committed to finding every child a safe, permanent and nurturing home.

ContactThe Villages in South Central Indiana (Region 2)
Additional ContactToll Free number
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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Wapehani Mountain Bike Park

Address3431 Wapehani Road
Bloomington, IN 47403

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Wapehani Mountain Bike Park on Weimer Road is located off of West 2nd Street (Bloomfield Road). This wooded hilly 43 acre area is designed for mountain bike use. Several trails are available for biking or hiking by foot.

ContactBloomington Parks and Recreation Department
parks [at] city.bloomington.in.us
Additional Contactparks [at] city.bloomington.in.us
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Wheeler Mission Ministries

Address215 Westplex Avenue.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Additional AddressP.O. Box 3297
Bloomington, IN 47402

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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.

Wheeler Mission for Men 215 S Westplex Avenue, Bloomington, Indiana 47404  812-333-1905

Wheeler for Women 400 S Opportunity Lane, Bloomington, Indiana 47404 812-333-0360

In October of 2015 Backstreet Missions merged with Wheeler Mission.

Additional ContactMailing address
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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White River Central Labor Council

Address4021 W. Third Street Suite C
Bloomington, IN 47404

The White River Central Labor Council represents affiliated unions and constituency groups in Bartholomew, Brown, Greene, Lawrence, Martin, Monroe, and Owen Counties in Indiana.

ContactJackie Yenna (President)
wrclc [at] whiteriverclc.org
Additional Contactjohn [at] whiteriverclc.org
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Women With Will

Address3104 Autumn Court
Bloomington, IN 47401

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Multisport training group for women (running, biking, swimming, walking, triathalon). See website for current meeting times.

ContactJeanette Heidewald
heidewal [at] indiana.edu
Additional ContactKathy Avers
ravers [at] kiva.net
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Youth Services Bureau of Monroe County

Address615 S. Adams Street
Bloomington, IN 47403

The mission of the Youth Services Bureau of Monroe County is to provide services, programs, referrals, and advocacy for youth and community education on issues concerning youth. Since 1972, the Youth Services Bureau has provided services to the citizens of Monroe County, Indiana in an effort to strengthen families, divert youth from the juvenile justice system, and foster positive youth development. YSB offers services which promote positive family functioning and help lay the groundwork to build healthy, productive individuals. The Binkley House Youth Shelter is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

ContactKim Meyer (Director)
yshelter [at] co.monroe.in.us
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