Community Resources

Community Resources

Food Assistance

Food Pantries

A list of local food pantries

Food Pantries

FSSA

Apply for SNAP, Cash Assistance, Health Coverage, or check the status of your case

FSSA

Domestic Violence Assistance

Abuse Awareness and Accountability

1-877-545-7698
Abuse Awareness and Accountability is a highly specialized behavior awareness and modification program that began over 20 years ago as a domestic violence Batterers Intervention Program (BIP).

Abuse Awareness and Accountability

Indiana Department of Child Services

Suspected child abuse or neglect should be reported to Indiana Department of Child Services. They operate a 24-hour, 7-day a week hotline: 1-800-800-5556. You may also contact your local law enforcement agency to report abuse or neglect.

Indiana Department of Child Services

The Julian Center

317-920-9320
The Julian Center is a nonprofit agency providing counseling, safe shelter, and education for survivors of abuse and assault, including women, men, and members of the LGBTQ community.

The Julian Center

Housing Assistance

Hope House

Homeless Shelter

Hope House

Vernon Township Office of the Trustee

This page has information about a variety of housing resources available to residents of Vernon Township.

Vernon Township Office of the Trustee

Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance

This program can provide up to 12 months in rental assistance to help cover past due and ongoing monthly rent and utility payments for qualifying Indiana renters. Check guidelines here.

Apply Now: apply.ihcda.in.gov/submit

Local Schools

Mount Vernon Community School Corporation

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Headstart

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Mini-Marauders

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Miscellaneous

Healthy365

Healthy365 is a population health department of Hancock Regional Hospital, guided by the Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA), and focused on whole health and wellness of individuals who live, work, learn, play, and pray in Hancock County.

Healthy365

Healthy Families in Hancock County

The Villages Healthy Families program provides support and encouragement to new parents and gives Indiana’s babies a brighter beginning.

Healthy Families in Hancock County

Senior Services

Established in 1978, Hancock County Senior Services provides in-home, non-medical support services to persons over the age of 60, to those with disabilities of any age, and particularly to low-income residents.

Hancock County Senior Services

Transportation Assistance

Hancock County Senior Services/ Hancock Area Rural Transit

Hancock County Senior Services/ Hancock Area Rural Transit

United Way of Central Indiana

Call 2-1-1 or visit IN211.org – can help connect people with food and clothing, mental health and addiction services, health care services, housing and utility assistance, education and employment services, children and family services, tax assistance, legal assistance, and refuge from domestic violence.

United Way of Central Indiana

Unemployment Assistance

WorkOne Greenfield

(317) 462-7711
Career center helping job seekers connect to the right resources to meet their particular need.

WorkOne Greenfield

Indiana Department of Workforce Development

1-800-891-6499
Indiana’s online destination to file for unemployment benefits, find information about unemployment insurance and search for jobs.

Indiana Department of Workforce Development