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Community assistance programs

For more information about community programs and resources, please call 765-453-8555 or e-mail bh@communityhoward.org.

ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE

Alcoholics Anonymous - 24 Hour Club 765-454-8799
Al Anon Family Group 765-453-5837
Almond Tree Ministry 765-455-1444 ext 25
Back to Basics Alcoholics Anonymous 765-455-1153
Cocaine Anonymous 800-347-8998
Community Howard Behavioral Health 765-453-8555
Fairbanks 765-236-0313
Gilead House 765-865-9427
Narcotics Anonymous 765-456-5905
St. Joseph Trinity House 765-456-5900
Salvation Army 765-456-3846

ANXIETY, STRESS & DEPRESSION

Community Howard Behavioral Health 765-453-8555 or 888-204-6242
Divorce Care - Grief Share for Kids 765-453-4626
Faith Counseling Service 765-453-2673
Family Psychiatric Center 765-453-7422
St.Joseph Trinity House 765-456-5900 or 800-638-7844
The Cottage Counseling Center 765-236-1964

CHILD CARE, PRE-SCHOOL & AFTER SCHOOL

Bridges Outreach 765-452-5723
Carver Community Center 765-457-9318
Child Care Solutions 765-452-8870
Early Head Start 765-457-8273
Howard County Division of Family Resources 800-403-0864
Keys for Kids Preschool 765-457-8273
Little Lambs Child Care 765-868-4056
Little Learners Child Care Center 765-455-9306
TMC - Migrant Seasonal Head Start 765-453-1509
YMCA Childcare Center 765-236-2070

CLOTHING

Crisis Center 765-452-4091
Good Samaritan Store 765-457-9813
Goodwill 765-453-4209
Kokomo Rescue Mission 765-456-3838
Nearly New Shop 765-459-8121
People That Love Center 765-457-4646
Salvation Army 765-456-3846
St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store 765-868-2149
The Warehouse - Crossroads Community Church 765-453-4626

CONSUMER & LEGAL SERVICES

Indiana Legal Services 800-382-7581
Family Service Association - Credit Counseling Service 765-453-9313

CRISIS SERVICE & PROTECTION FROM ABUSE

Adult Abuse Hotline 800-800-5556
Area Five Agency on Aging & Community Services 765-454-5562
Child Protection Services 765-452-0525
Domestic Violence 800-799-7233
Family Help-Line 800-433-0746
Family Service Association - Domestic Violence shelter 765-457-9313
Family Service Association - Prevent Child Abuse 765-457-9313
Indiana Dept of Child Protective Services - Kokomo daytime 765-865-2202
Indiana Dept of Child Protective Services - Hotline 800-800-5556
National Suicide Hotline 800-784-2433
Victim Assistance Program - Kokomo Police Dept 765-456-7145
Villages of Indiana 765-455-8545

DISABLED

Bona Vista 765-457-8273
Community Howard Specialty Hospital 765-452-6700
Howard County Veterans Service Office 765-456-2511
Literacy Coalition of Kokomo 765-459-4484
Social Security 800-365-3036
Vocational Rehabilitation 765-455-5020

EMPLOYMENT

WorkOne 765-459-0571
(CAM) Coordinated Assistance (Christian) Ministries Drop-in Center 765-452-8963
Kokomo Area Career Center 765-457-9151

FOOD

Apostolic Lighthouse Church, Inc. 765-452-8639
City Light Church 765-455-0887
Crisis Center, Inc. 765-454-5600
Crossroads Community Church/Servant Ministries 765-453-4626
First Church of God/Mission Task Force 765-457-8682
Friends of Howard Haven 765-452-4552
Hands of Grace Storehouse/Grace Community Foresquare Church 765-457-4646
Howard County Department of Public Welfare (Food Stamps) 765-457-9510
Indian Heights Baptist Church 765-453-1566
Judson Baptist Church 765-457-6950
Kokomo Rescue Mission 765-456-3838
Kokomo Urban Outreach 765-457-1983
Main Street United Methodist Church 765-457-8248
Meals on Wheels 765-457-7121
New Testament Apostolic Church 765-455-1770
People That Love Center 765-457-4646
Saint Luke's UMC 765-453-0555
The Salvation Army Kokomo 765-456-3846
Zion Church 765-459-5663

HEALTH CLINICS & HOSPITALS

Clinic of Hope 765-457-4673
Community Howard Regional Health 765-453-0702
Community Howard Specialty Hospital 765-452-6700
Healthy Children/Healthy Teens 765-854-2440
Howard County Health Dept. 765-456-2408
Indiana Health Centers - Kokomo 765-459-0662
St. Joseph Hospital & Health Center

765-452-5611

HEALTH, DISEASE & DISORDERS

Alzheimer's Association 800-272-3900
American Cancer Society 457-9173, 800-277-2345
American Diabetes Association 800-342-2383
American Heart Association 317-873-3640, 800-242-8721
Community Howard Diabetes Program 765-453-8369
March of Dimes 317-262-4668
Hearing HelpLine 800-424-8576
Hoosier Healthwise for Children 800-889-9949

IN HOME SERVICES

Advantage Home Health Care 765-868-9735
Amedisys Home Health 765-864-0134
Apria Healthcare 765-457-6613
Area V Agency on Aging 800-654-9421, 454-5562
Comfort Keepers 765-868-9230
Family Service Association - Chores Program 765-453-9313
Guardian Angel Hospice 765-662-7554
Home Instead Senior Care 765-453-2885
Premier Hospice 765-453-6700
Samaritan Caregivers, Inc. 765-453-7611
Sonny Care LLC 765-319-3653
Southern Care Hospice 765-453-3140
VICS (Volunteers in Community Service) 765-457-4481
VNS Howard Regional Home Care & Hospice 765-453-8558

INFORMATION & REFERRAL

Area V Agency on Aging 1-800-654-9421, 765-454-5562
Center Township Trustees Office 765-452-8259
Coordinated Assistance Christian Ministries (CAM) 765-452-8963
Crisis Center, Inc. 765-452-4091
Hooser Healthwise for Children 800-889-9949
Howard county Medical Society Project Access 765-854-0544
Kokomo - Howard County Public Library 765-457-3242
Kokomo Mayor's Office 765-456-7444
Medicaid Office 765-457-9510
Medicaid, Food, Stamps and TANF Fraud 800-446-1993
Medicaid Recipient Info 800-457-4584
Missing Children (State Police) 800-831-8953
United Way Information & Referral 211 or 457-4537

PUBLIC SAFETY

Emergencies 911
Kokomo Fire Department 765-457-2636
Kokomo Police Department - Administration 765-456-7100
Kokomo Police Department - 24 hour dispatch 765-457-1105
Howard County Sheriff's Department 765-456-2020
Indiana Poison Center 800-382-9097
Alcohol, Tobacco, & Firearms 317-226-7464
FBI 317-639-3301
National Response Center 800-424-8802
State Police 765-452-7821
Road Information 800-261-7623

RECREATION & SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Big Brothers/Big Sisters National Office 215-567-7000
Boy Scouts 765-452-8253
Carver Community Center 765-457-9318
Center for Childhood Development 765-455-9427
Girl Scout Central Indiana 765-459-8303
Kokomo Family YMCA 765-457-4447
Kokomo Parks & Recreation Department Kokomo 765-456-PARK
Police Athletic League (PAL Club) 765-455-2440
Special Olympics 765-210-0936
Widow to Widow 765-459-0309

SENIOR CITIZENS

Adult Protective Service 1-800-992-6978
Area V Agency on Aging 1-800-654-9421, 574-722-4451
Senior Citizen Center 765-456-7557

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  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI
  • HealthGrades 2013 Patient Safety Excellence Award

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