Local Government

The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.



Democracy for Monroe County

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Website http://www.democracyformonroecounty.org/
Description

Democracy for Monroe County (DFMC) is a grassroots political action committee dedicated to supporting progressive policies at the local and state levels, and candidates who support those policies. DFMC is part of a nationwide coalition of grassroots groups allied with Democracy for America, the political action committee inspired by the Presidential campaign of Howard Dean.

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Monroe County Public Health Clinic (MCPHC)

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Website http://www.co.monroe.in.us/tsd/Community/Health/MonroeCountyPublicHealthClinic.aspx
Phone 812-353-3244
Address 333 E. Miller Dr.
Bloomington, IN 47401
Hours Monday-Friday 8AM-4:30PM, Closed 12-1 for lunch
Description The MCPHC provides the infrastructure for the clinical division of the Monroe County Health Department. This infrastructure provides systems for identifying health risks in the community, prevention and controlling communicable disease outbreaks, educating the public and health professionals about health risks and prevention practices, and ensuring access to needed health services.
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White Oak Cemetery

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Website http://bloomington.in.gov/documents/viewDocument.php?document_id=1747
Contact Barb Dunbar
Phone (812) 349-3498
Email dunbarb [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] gov
Description

Originally the United Presbyterian Cemetery, White Oak Cemetery was purchased by the City of Bloomington in 1914 and renamed White Oak in 1983.

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Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) - Monroe County

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Website http://www.in.gov/fssa/dfr/3143.htm
Phone 800-403-0864
Address Monroe County Division of Family Resources
1711 N College Avenue, Suite 101
Bloomington, IN 47404
Hours Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description The Monroe County Division of Family and Children
Division of Family Resources: receives applications and approves eligibility for Medicaid, Food Stamps, cash assistance via Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), and childcare.

Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning: Administers Medicaid programs including the managed care system for Hoosier Healthwise participants. Performs medical review of Medicaid disability claims.

Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services: Manages the delivery of services to children and adults with developmental disabilities. Oversees the First Steps rehabilitation program for children from birth to age three.

Division of Mental Health and Addiction: Support network of mental health care providers.
Phone 1-800-403-0864
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Monroe County Public Restitution Program

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Website http://www.co.monroe.in.us/tsd/Justice/CommunityCorrections/ProgramDescriptions.aspx
Phone 349-2000
Hours M-Th 7:00am - 7:00pm, Friday 7:00am - 4:00pm
Description Public Restitution was initiated in 1983 and maintains a volunteer labor source for nonprofit and government agencies. Probationers are referred to various agencies to complete Court ordered community service hours. The agency representative is responsible for supervision and documentation of hours worked by participants. More than forty agencies in the community are involved with the program. In 1997 a new user fee of $1 per each hour ordered was placed into effect to help cover expenses of operation. As of July 1, 2002 the fee was increased to $2 per hour.
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Monroe County Cooperative Extension Service

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Website http://www.ces.purdue.edu/monroe/
Phone 812-349-2575
Email monroeces [at] purdue [dot] edu
Description The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America.
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Council for Community Accessibility CCA

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Website http://bloomington.in.gov/cca
Contact Craig Brenner
Phone 812-349-3471
Email brennerc [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] gov
Description

The Council for Community Accessibility (CCA) is a volunteer group that advocates for the interests of people with disabilities. Formerly known as the Community Council on Handicap Concerns, the group was formed in 1990. See web page for more information and a link to the current meeting schedule.

Additional Contact Sue Owens
Phone 812-349-3468
Email owenss [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] gov
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Rose Hill Cemetery

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Website http://bloomington.in.gov/documents/viewDocument.php?document_id=4676
Contact Barb Dunbar
Phone 349-3498
Email dunbarb [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] gov
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Cemetery maintained by the Parks and Recreation Department of Bloomington, Indiana.

Phone 349-3700
Email parks [at] bloomington [dot] in [dot] gov
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