Adult Protective Services Address:
120 W. 7th St., Ste. 210 Phone:
1-800-992-6978 or 812-349-2665About:
Call to report abuse, neglect or exploitation of endangered adults who are 18+ years and incapable by reason of mental illness, retardation, dementia or substance abuse.
Middle Way HouseAddress:
PO Box 95 - 333.7404Phone:
24 Hr Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Line - 812-336-0846Web: www.middlewayhouse.orgAbout:
Emergency shelter, 24-hour crisis intervention, support services for battered and sexually abused women and their children; provides legal advocacy, training and referrals
401 S. Washington St.Phone:
Provides two-year, service-enriched transitional housing for women and children; offers crisis intervention, legal advocacy, childcare and programming and parent support groups
Monroe Co. Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Address:
120 W. Seventh St, Suite 104Phone:
Provides direct advocacy services to child victims of physical abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect; recruits, screens, trains, and supervises community members who volunteer to represent children in the juvenile court process
Prevent Child Abuse Statewide NetworkPhone:
Advocates the prevention of child abuse and neglect through education, information and referral
Department of Child ServicesPhone:
Suspected child abuse or neglect should be reported to Child Protective Services; they operate a 24-hour, 7-day/ week hotline or you may report at your local law enforcement agency.
Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN)Phone:
Free, confidential, 24-hour counseling and informational service provided by trained volunteers
National Domestic Violence HotlinePhone:
1-800-799-7233 / 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)About:
Advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states; assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 140 languages through interpreter services.