Below are Putnam County community resources that may be able to assist you, this is not a comprehensive listing. 

Beyond Homeless 309 E Franklin Street, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 301-9263 beyondhomelessincorporated@gmail.com homeless shelter for women and children only. 

Child Care Voucher Program 1-800-886-3952

Child Support/Putnam County Courthouse

Council on Domestic Abuse

Community Partners for Child Safety 1925 Crown Plaza Boulevard Plainfield, IN 46168 (317) 745-6496

  • Free and voluntary short term assistance for 3-6 months
  • Children's Bureau - therapeutic foster care
  • Intervention with families before they get involved with DCS
  • Self-referrals and DCS referrals
  • A link with resources for families
  • Help with budgeting, etc. and health care, etc.
  • Utility assistance
  • Community Partners wants to keep the child in the home
  • Funds for child abuse prevention
  • Child abuse prevention
  • Works with Sheltering Wings
  • Provider Expo: May 9, 2014

CASY: Chances and Services for Youth

Crisis Pregnancy Center of Greencastle 

Cummins Behavioral Health 308 Medic Way Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-2669

  • Mental health services for all ages
  • Group home
  • School based program
  • Walk-in intakes
  • Systems of care
  • Wrap around services

Department of Child Services 

Energy Assistance

Employment Plus 

Family Support Services 24 W. Washington Street, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-4820

  • Parent aid program
  • Domestic violence services
  • Healthy Families - home visitation for families who are at risk for child abuse
  • Priority status to babies born in the last 90 days or less
  • Referrals - mostly through WICC or social service
  • Home visitations to work on risk factors
  • Service to 110 Putnam County families right now
  • Domestic violence/Sexual assault advocacy
  • Safe Dates - 10 week course on safe dating
  • Tots Time - free service at Gobin
  • Teen Speaks - youth who have been identified as at risk for domestic violence
  • Coaching Boys into Men - program about respect
  • Green Dot - bystander intervention at Greencastle High School

Food Pantry of Putnam County 309 E. Franklin Street, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-3117

Food Stamps Office

Greencastle Chamber of Commerce

Hamilton Center 

Johnson Nichols Health Clinic 141 Martinsville Street, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-6171

  • Free pregnancy testing
  • Family planning
  • Pre-natal planning care
  • Child health services for children 0-24 yrs. (shots and exams)
  • Physical exams, IUD, screening for STDs and HIV
  • Teenage percentage data
  • WICC Program - pregnant and post natal
  • Promotion for breast feeding

Manpower 16 S. Jackson Street, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-0722

Meals on Wheels

Owen County Community Health Center 645 W Morgan St. Spencer, IN 47460

  • Services for all ages
  • Services for Putnam County residents - 24% of clients are from Putnam County
  • They provide someone who can enroll people in the Affordable Care Act

Putnam County Comprehensive Services 

Putnam County Youth Development Commission 10-1/2 North Jackson St. Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-9342

  • DePauw students "making it happen" by gathering resources available
  • CASA Program - a voice for children in need of services
  • Choices Program where 5th graders visit juvenile courts
  • Coats for Kids
  • National Night Out
  • Ability for any social service to join 
  • Teen Court - 8 to 17 yrs. old
  • Thinking for a Change - juvenile probation, grant writers
  • Dancing with Putnam County Stars

Salvation Army is currently being handled by the Greencastle Police Department (765) 653-3155

Social Security Administration 1515 S. Grant Ave. Crawfordsville, IN 47933 (888)577-1498


Other hosing facilities that may be able to assist you if the Putnam County Housing Authority is unable to assist your needs:

Castlebury Apartments 1043 Castlebury Drive Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-8011

Cloverdale Community Housing 452 N. Grant Street, Cloverdale, IN 46120 (765)795-6402

County Place Apartments 51 Woodhaven Drive, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-5622

Millstone Pointe Apartments 104 Millstone Pointe Drive, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 848-1225

Opportunity Housing 208 N. Indiana Street, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-6470

Ridgeview Apartments (765) 795-6557

Roundbarn Manor 1180 Horseshoe Drive, Greencastle, IN 46135 (765) 653-7871

Russellville Apartments (765) 848-1380

Westwind Apartments 5540 US Hwy 136, Roachdale, IN 46172 (765) 359-1664