Connect2Help is a nonprofit agency governed by volunteers dedicated to facilitating connections between people who need human services and those who provide them. Confidential assistance with food, housing, employment, health care, counseling, and more.
Dial 2-1-1 from service area or (317) 926-4357
Police and Fire, Emergency Services
Police Station, Southeast District
1150 S. Shelby Street
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Front desk 317.327.6300
Police Dispatch 327-3811
Call the police dispatch number for non-emergency police service, such as neighbors playing loud music, kids out after curfew, or suspicious but non life-threatening incidents in the neighborhood. If it is a situation that threatens the health and safety of you and your neighbors call 911.
Other police-related phone #’s:
District Commander 327-6309
Community Relations 327-6366
Neighborhood Watch 327-6365
Narcotics Complaints 327-6341
Traffic Enforcement 327-6525
Crime Stoppers 262-TIPS (8477)
Gang Unit Hotline 327-7867
Fire Department Information:
Station 3 – 1136 East Prospect Street
Call 911 for emergency service.
General Services, City of Indianapolis
Mayor’s Action Center 327-4622
Mayor’s Action Center service online:
Request city services via phone or internet using the Mayor’s Action Center:
- Trash pickup, graffiti removal, reporting illegal dumping
- Stray or aggressive animals
- Traffic signal or sign issues
- Potholes or road damage
- Abandoned vehicles
- High/unmaintained weeds and fallen trees
- freezer/refrigerator pickup
- Zoning violations
City of Indianapolis Neighborhood Liaison
Call the Liaison only if you have first tried to resolve the issues you have through the Mayor’s Action Center (see above).
Neighborhood Liaison/South Center Region/Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services
P: 317-327-5595 C: 452-0316
Marion County Health Department 221-2143
Illegal Dumping 327-4622
Animal Control 327-1397
Abandoned Vehicles 327-4622
IPL Security Light Information 261-8653
Indy Parks Department 327-7275
Indy Parks website 327-PARK (7275)
Local Utility Companies Contact Information indyutilityinfo.com
Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce indychamber.com
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Centers
The Julian Center is a nonprofit agency providing counseling, safe shelter, and education for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other life crisis.
The Julian Center
2011 North Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
24-Hour Shelter: (317) 920-9320
Counseling: (317) 941-2200
The Centers of Hope offer support for sexual assault and rape victims and provide treatment in a quiet expeditiously, compassionate, and non-traumatic way.
Centers are located below:
Eskanazi Health Services: (317) 630-7646
Riley Hospital for Children: (317) 274-4673
Community Hospital East: (317) 621-HOPE
Methodist Hopital: (317) 962-3600
St. Francis Hospital: (317) 865-5440 or (317) 865-5262
St. Vincent Hospital: (317) 338-3756
Medical and Mental Health Services
Eskanazi Health Services
1001 W. Tenth Street Indianapolis, IN 46202
(317) 630-7791 Community Behavioral Care Services: (24-Hour)
Community Hospital North
7165 Clearvista Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46256
1 (800) 662-3445
St. Vincent Stress Center
8401 Harcourt Road
Indianapolis, IN 46260
Crisis & Referral (317) 338-4800
Toll Free: 1 (800) 872-2210
Crisis Hotlines and Services
24-Hour Crisis and Suicide Intervention Service
Toll Free: 1 (800) 784-2433
Click here for a list of hotlines
Indianapolis Public Schools http://www.myips.org
Family Resources for Indianapolis Public Schools http://www.myips.org/domain/125
Southeast Neighborhood School Of Excellence (SENSE)
Grades served: K-6
Ms. Kristie Sweeney – Principal
Address: 1601 South Barth Avenue
Substance Abuse Help
Digs AA meeting
When: Tuesday nights at 7 PM
Where: 2nd floor Senior Center at 901 Shelby Street (here at SECS)
Call (317) 632-7864 for meeting schedule and locations.
Call (317) 875-5459 (help line) for weekly meeting schedule
Progress House is a community of men living together and supporting one another, a residential recovery center based on the philosophy of “one alcoholic reaching out to another”
Child Support Help
Marion County Prosecutor’s Office
129 E. Market St., Indpls. IN 46204
Call (317) 327-1800
If you are an Indiana homeowner who is currently unemployed, or who has been unemployed in the past 12 months, this Web site is the fastest way for families to submit an application for assistance. 1-877-get -hope orhttp://www.877gethope.org/
INHP is a nonprofit organization that helps people in Indianapolis realize their dreams of homeownership. They offer mortgage and credit counseling along with guidance in finding the best loan option for your situation.
QuitDay.org, who helps communities around the world become smoke-free and healthy (https://quitday.org/).
American Cancer Society, who also promotes health through education and awareness (http://www.cancer.org/).
General Neighborhood/Downtown Indianapolis Resources and Organizations
DiscoverFountainSquare.com is a website promoted by SEND that is a great resource of information if you need to find out any business, arts or local event related information
Fountain Square Library
1066 Virginia Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Southeast Indy Quality Of Life Plan
Our Neighborhood has been developing and executing a quality-of-life plan developed by residents, reflecting the future that residents want for our neighborhood.
SEND (Southeast Neighborhood Development)
SEND is a non-profit community development corporation created to revitalize the near southeast side of Indianapolis and to enhance the quality of life of its residents.
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Hours: Open Mon – Fri 8:30am – 5pm
KIB (Keep Indianapolis Beautiful)
Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, Inc. unites people to build community and transform public spaces through aesthetic and environmental improvement.
Internet Freebies/Computer and Web Resources
Free online books and media
Kids Computer Resources
These educational, kid-friendly websites are good websites to use if you are interested in keeping your computers free of viruses, adware and spyware.