The Benefit Bank
The Benefit Bank is a web-based service that simplifies and centralizes the process of applying for many state and federal benefits for low- and moderate-income individuals and families. Ivy Tech is a certificated Benefit Bank site - please contact The Retention Office if you are interested in applying for benefits. This link will direct you to a quick check to see if you qualify for State of Indiana benefits.
Shalom Community Center, Inc.
Shalom Community Center, Inc. is a safe, daytime resource center for people experiencing homelessness and poverty in South Central Indiana.
Residents from Monroe, Lawrence, and Owens counties can stay for up to 120 days, while they work to stabilize their lives. Martha’s House also have a variety of programs and services available to Monroe, Lawrence, and Owen county residents. Please visit their website for detailed information.
Community Kitchen works to eliminate hunger in Monroe County and surrounding areas through direct service, education and advocacy. Their philosophy states that Community Kitchen provides free nutritious meals, nutrition education, referrals to other agencies, and a clean, comfortable social environment for patrons, staff and volunteers. Meal Times: Monday - Saturday 4 PM - 6 PM
Geno’s Cafeteria and Food Pantry
Geno's Cafeteria and Food Pantry is a part of Backstreet Missions, Inc. Meal times are as follows:
Saturday Morning Breakfast: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Lunch: Monday - Saturday 11 AM - 12 PM
Dinner: Monday - Friday 4 PM - 5 PM
Middle Way House
Middle Way offers many programs and services to women and children victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
The Retention Office
Phone: (812) 330-6199