Local Resources

Local ResourcesCommunity Resource Database

The Greater Bloomington Chamber of Commerce and many collaborators in the community have gathered an extensive database of resources to help Monroe County individuals and businesses navigate the effects of COVID-19. This includes guidance for businesses, legal resources, economic information, health department recommendations, and more. Search the database here.


Indiana 2-1-1

For Hoosiers in need of help accessing local resources in Monroe County, Indiana 2-1-1 has a team of Community Navigators available to provide expert referrals to services in our community. 2-1-1 Community Navigators are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to assist residents seeking a variety of resources such as food and clothing, mental health and addiction services, healthcare, housing and utility assistance, education and employment, parenting support, tax assistance, and more. Learn more.


Resources for Survivors of Violence

We are committed to being a supportive voice for survivors of violence in Monroe County. As many predict an influx of family violence during the pandemic, Middle Way House remains open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and is offering a new web chat resource to assist survivors without telephone access. Learn more about how to get help.


Bloomington Mask Drive

The Bloomington Mask Drive offers free reusable masks in the Main Library parking lot entrance vestibule and in other community locations. View a full location list and learn more about the organization, including how to become a volunteer.


Community Access Television Services

Want to stay informed? Our television station, Community Access Television Services, telecasts five cable channels in Monroe County and provides live and archived coverage of councils, boards, and commissions, including the Mayor's weekly COVID-19 community press conference. Find a full lineup.


Health Sources

As COVID-19 information changes frequently, we are committed to keeping you safe and informed. Visit these websites for current health information.