Military - Community Organizations

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American Legion, Burton Woolery Post 18

Address1800 West Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47404

The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is the nation's largest veterans service organization, committed to mentoring and sponsorship of youth programs in communities, advocating patriotism and honor, promoting a strong national security, and continued devotion to our fellow servicemembers and veterans.

Contactamleg18 [at]
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American Veterans (AMVETS) Post 2000

Address5227 W. Airport Rd.
Bloomington, IN

AMVETS (or American Veterans) has a proud history of assisting veterans and sponsoring numerous programs that serve our country and its citizens.

AMVETS Mission Statement: To enhance and safeguard the earned benefits of all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.

Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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Family Readiness Group Headquarters

Address3380 S. Walnut St.

Bloomington, IN 47401

The Family Readiness Group is led by volunteers along with the Commander and the core values of the Indiana Army National Guard will provide support, comfort, and inspiration to military members and their families.

ContactLinda Hubbard (Chairperson)
lindah587425 [at]
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Housing and Urban Development/Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing Program

Address455 S Landmark Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47403

The HUD_VASH Program provides permanent housing to homeless veterans through a partnership with the local housing authority.

ContactMaryjane McNabb, MSW, LCSW
maryjane.mcnabb [at]
Additional Contact877-683-0865
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Indiana National Guard Family Programs

Address2002 South Holt Road
Indianapolis, IN 46241

Family Assistance Centers are established in times of contingency call-up, mobilization, and large-scale deployment to provide support and assistance to service members and their families.

ContactMargaret Amos
mrgaret.amos [at]
812-847-9894 ext. 21
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