Need Help?

We’re Here to Guide You to Help.

• IF YOU ARE HURT OR IN IMMINENT DANGER, CALL 911.

• IF YOU ARE ACTIVELY FLEEING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, CALL 1-800-332-7385.

• IF YOU ARE A YOUTH OR YOUNG ADULT (18-24), CALL YOUTHLINK 317-699-1994.

Call Indiana 2-1-1. They can help you find shelter if you need it. Once you are safely in shelter, shelter staff can also talk to you about housing options. The phone line is available 24/7.

Indiana 2-1-1
Dial 211 or (866) 211-9966

Contact an access point. You might have to leave a message if you call, but someone should call you back. Please leave only one message, but call back if you do not hear from anyone within 2-3 business days. Most are only open during regular business hours.

Adult & Child
603 E Washington St., 46204 (9th Floor)
WALK-INS ONLY, WEDNESDAYS 9-:00 – 11:30 am & 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Damien Center
317-632-0123 | 26 N Arsenal Ave., 46201
CALL TO SET APPOINTMENT

Homeless Initiative Program (HIP)
317-957-2275—Triage: M, T, Th, F 8:30 – 11:30 am
VETERAN AND NON-VETERAN ACCESS POINT
PHONE ONLY, PLEASE — NOT ACCEPTING WALK-INS

Horizon House
317-423-8909 x476 | 1033 E Washington St., 46202

VETERAN ACCESS POINTS:

  • HVAF of Indiana
    317-951-0688 | 964 N Pennsylvania St., 46204
    RRH Program Screener Line 317-789-8404
    Walk-ins welcome M-F 8:00 am-5:00 pm
  • InteCare
    855-896-4345 or ssvf@intecare.org
  • Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana
    855-332-8387 | 6919 E 10th St., Suite E2, 46219

IF YOU NEED RENTAL ASSISTANCE:

IndyRent.org
indyrent@jbncenters.org | 317.912.1260

IF YOU THINK YOU MIGHT BECOME HOMELESS IN THE NEXT 14 DAYS:

Contact a community or neighborhood center. Most are open during regular business hours.

  • Hawthorne Community Center
    317-637-4312 | 70 N Mount St., 46222
  • Homeless Initiative Program (HIP)
    317-957-2275—Triage: M, T, Th, F 8:30-11:30am
    PHONE ONLY PLEASE — NOT ACCEPTING WALK-INS
  • Indiana Legal Services
    844-243-8570 | 1200 Madison Ave., Suite 300, 46225
  • Indianapolis Urban League
    317-693-7603 | 777 Indiana Ave., 46202
  • John Boner Neighborhood Centers
    317-633-8210 | 2236 E 10th St., 46201
  • PACE
    ONLY FOR PEOPLE WITH FELONY CONVICTION(S)
    317-612-6800 | 2855 N Keystone Ave., Suite 170, 46218

A downloadable version of the above resources is available here.

Resources

For all other needs, call 211 or visit the Handbook of Help

Indiana 211
Phone
Dial 211 or (866) 211-9966 – Available 24/7

Texting
Text your ZIP Code to 898-211 – Available Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:oo pm

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit Indiana 211 or call Indiana 211 by dialing 211 or at (866) 211-9966.

Indiana 211 can determine shelter availability and directly connect you to an emergency shelter provider. Indiana 211’s trained staff will answer your call 24 hours a day.

Visit Indiana 211 or call by dialing 211 or at (866) 211-9966.

For assistance finding free or reduced-cost resources like food, housing, financial assistance, health care, and more, visit findhelp.org

You can find emergency rental assistance by visiting IndyRent.org
or contacting indyrent@jbncenters.org | 317.912.1260