MGH Cares: Indiana Addiction HotlineNonprofit
The Grant County Substance Abuse Task Force consists of 125 people and 30 agencies, all of whom are very busy trying to make a difference on the substance abuse front. Positive changes have occurred in Grant County including a partnership between Grant-Blackford Mental Health, Inc. (GBMH), the Grant County Jail and MGH. This program initiates substance treatment and counseling with inmates while they are incarcerated to prevent relapse when they are released into the community. Marion Community Schools has taken on a student liaison to attend juvenile court with students in hopes of identifying issues that may be revolving around or eventually lead to substance abuse. James Luttrell, Grant County Prosecutor, gave a detailed explanation of the Family Recovery Court to address the common problem of multi-generational substance abuse and the ripple effect that can engulf the entire family. Also, Judge Dana Kenworthy was recently recognized by the state for her team’s work in this area in creating a national model.
Alzheimer's Association HotlineHotline
The Alzheimer’s Association 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900) is available around the clock, 365 days a year. Through this free service, specialists and master’s-level clinicians offer confidential support and information to people living with the disease, caregivers, families, and the public.
Cancer Information ServiceHotline
Information specialists at NCI’s Cancer Information Service (CIS), NCI's contact center, are available to help answer your cancer-related questions whether you are a patient, family member or friend, health care provider, or researcher. Our service is available in English and Spanish. We provide accurate, up-to-date, and reliable information that is easy to understand and free of charge. CIS can also help you quit smoking. The Smoking Quitline number is 1-877-44U-QUIT (1-877-448-7848). The service is available in English and Spanish, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET. Important: NCI provides cancer-related information for your general knowledge and is not a substitute for a doctor's advice.
Stop Child Abuse and NeglectNonprofit
In the state of Indiana, children are more likely to suffer from abuse and neglect than children in almost any other state in the United States. Indiana has the second-highest abuse rate in the nation, according to a report by the Children’s Bureau of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Nearly 19 children out of every 1,000 children in the state of Indiana will experience some from of abuse or neglect each year — twice the national average. At SCAN (Stop Child Abuse and Neglect), we believe that every child deserves to be safe loved and nurtured. SCAN’s mission is to protect children, prepare parents, strengthen families and educate our community to Stop Child Abuse and Neglect.
Child Find of AmericaNonprofit
Child Find of America brings missing and abducted children home, and prevents and resolves the family conflicts that can lead to child abduction and abuse.
Child Protective ServicesGovernment
The Indiana Department of Child Services engages with families and collaborates with state, local and community partners to protect children from abuse and neglect and to provide child support services. 24 Hour Hotline Phone: 800-800-5556
National Domestic Violence HotlineHotline
At the National Domestic Violence Hotline, our highly trained expert advocates are available 24/7 to talk confidentially with anyone in the United States who is experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship. The Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to empower victims and survivors to find safety and live free of abuse. We also provide support to friends and family members who are concerned about a loved one. Resources and help can be found by calling 1-800-799-SAFE (7233). Individuals who are Deaf or hard of hearing may use TTY 1-800-787-3224. Additionally, advocates who are Deaf are available 24/7 through the National Deaf Hotline by video phone at 1-855-812-1001, Instant Messenger (DeafHotline) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org). If it’s not safe for you to call, or if you don’t feel comfortable doing so, another option for getting direct help is to use our live chat service here on this website. You’ll receive the same one-on-one, real-time, confidential support from a trained advocate as you would on the phone. Chat is available every day from 24/7/365. El chat en español está disponible de 12 p.m. a 6 p.m. Hora Central.
DNA Paternity Testing in IndianaGovernment
DDC provides Paternity, Prenatal, Immigration and other DNA testing services directly to people throughout Indiana. We treat every client with care and respect because we know that every DNA testing situation is unique and personal. Thousands of families every year trust DDC with their DNA testing needs. Our commitment is to help you find answers to life's most important questions.
State Information CenterGovernment
The State Information Center is your single point of contact for questions about state government. 800-457-8283
Hoosier Healthwise HelplineGovernment
Hoosier Healthwise (HHW) is Indiana’s Medicaid plan for pregnant women and children. HHW provides health care, including doctor visits, prescription drugs, mental health care, dental care, hospitalizations, surgeries and family planning at little or no cost to the member or the member's family.
Community Health NetworkNonprofit
Ranked among the nation’s most integrated healthcare systems, Indianapolis-based Community Health Network is Central Indiana’s leader in providing convenient access to exceptional healthcare services, where and when patients need them—in hospitals, health pavilions and doctor’s offices, as well as workplaces, schools and homes.
Indiana Police Crime HelplineHotline
The Mission of the Indiana State Police is to protect life and property within the State of Indiana from all threats, foreign and domestic, to investigate and deter crime, and to promote roadway safety by upholding the laws of the State of Indiana. By partnering with federal, state, and local agencies, the Indiana State Police will accomplish these efforts through effective patrols, investigations, intelligence gathering, innovative application of current technology, and all crimes policing efforts. IMPD would encourage residents to call the non-emergency number of (317) 327-3811 to report crimes or to request a report. If an emergency, please use 911 or the new feature of text to "911".
Indiana Resource HotlineHotline
Helping Hoosiers live better. 2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps Hoosiers across Indiana find the local resources they need. Dial 2-1-1 to connect with a navigator. We're here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please Contact Us By: Phone: Dial 2-1-1 or 1-866-211-9966 (available 24/7) or Text: Text your ZIP Code to 898-211 (available Mon-Fri 8am-5pm)
Gay and Lesbian National HotlineHotline
We provide a safe space that is anonymous and confidential where callers can speak on many different issues and concerns including, but limited to, coming out issues, gender and/or sexuality identities, relationship concerns, bullying, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS anxiety, safer sex information, suicide, and much more. Sometimes you may need just to talk, or hear a kind voice. We’re here. You deserve to be heard. You deserve respect, support, affirmation and acceptance. The LGBT National Hotline is staffed by highly trained volunteers who identify somewhere on the LGBTQ spectrum, from all ages, walks of life and from all over the United States.
Medicaid Recipient InformationHotline
The Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) is organized into seven groups that are responsible for the various components of policy development and operations for Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the Basic Health Program (BHP). CMCS also has an Innovation Accelerator Program (IAP) team dedicated to supporting innovation and enhancing partnerships with states. Explore the Center's organizational chart for a more detailed view of the organization.
Missing Children of AmericaHotline
As the nation's clearinghouse and comprehensive reporting center for all issues related to the prevention of and recovery from child victimization, NCMEC leads the fight against abduction, abuse, and exploitation - because every child deserves a safe childhood.
Indiana Poison CenterNonprofit
Poison Control is available 24 hours a day to provide free, expert and confidential guidance in a poison emergency. When you call, a poison specialist will ask you questions to determine the severity of your case, then provide recommendations.
National Sexual Abuse Hotline (RAINN)Hotline
When you call 800.656.HOPE (4673), you’ll be routed to a local RAINN affiliate organization based on the first six digits of your phone number. Cell phone callers have the option to enter the ZIP code of their current location to more accurately locate the nearest sexual assault service provider.
A Better WayNonprofit
A Better Way provides shelter and services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, a walk-in Rape Crisis Center, advocacy, individual trauma-informed counseling, support groups, transitional housing, a 24-hour crisis line for persons in any type of crisis, education + referrals, a suicide hotline, bullying, teen dating violence and domestic violence prevention programs, and a check-in call service for elderly or disabled homebound persons.
The hotline provides callers and chat users with information about HIV, STIs, sexual health, and testing/health resources — privately and anonymously.
National Suicide Prevention HotlineHotline
We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.