Who We Are

The SCHN is a regional planning council which is part of the Indiana Balance of State Continuum of Care.

“The Indiana Balance of State Continuum of Care (CoC) is first and foremost a group of people all passionate about ending homelessness.  We support the development and maintenance of solutions to address homelessness.  This includes strategies for engaging mainstream partnerships, the provision of shelter, temporary housing, and permanent housing.  The goal is to ensure that all residents of the state of Indiana are able to access and maintain permanent housing.” -- Content from the Indiana Balance of State Website which is located at: http://www.indianabos.org/.

The South Central Housing Network is a volunteer regional planning council of over 25 local non-profit organizations who have teamed up to implement a 10-year plan to address homelessness in Southcentral Indiana.  

The South Central Housing Network builds relationships among area non-profits and helps identify workable solutions relating to housing and other basic necessities – with the long-term goal of helping folks achieve housing stability. 

Contact Us

Please contact us for more information:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(812) 301-2144

Board Members

South Central Housing Network Board:

 

Elaine Guinn, New Hope Family Shelter, BOS Regional Council Co-Chair

Deborah Myerson, SCIHO Advocacy Co-Chair

Forrest Gilmore, Shalom Community Center, Balance of State Chair

Amber Gress, Bloomington Housing Authority, Secrtary 

 Lenora Binkley, Middle Way House The Rise – Treasurer/Attendance B

Bill Ferry, Centerstone

Susan Rinne, Life Designs 

Elaine Guinn, New Hope Family Shelter

Co

-Chair (until Advocacy chair is elected)

Forrest Gilmore, Shalom

Jill Stowers, IU Health

Dan Niederman, City of Bloomington HAND

Secretary

Gina Lovell, Amethyst House

Treasurer/Attendance

Bill Ferry, Centerstone

Cindy Fleetwood, LIFE Designs

Lenora Binkley, Middle Way House The Rise

Agency Members

Member Agencies

Amethyst House

Bloomington Christian Radical/Catholic Worker

Bloomington Emergency Shelter

Bloomington Housing Authority

Bloomington Township Trustee

Catholic Charities - Bedford  

Centerstone, Inc.

City of Bloomington Department of Housing and Neighborhood Development

Habitat for Humanity

Hope Housing

HUD - VASH

Indiana Legal Services (ILS)

IU Health - Individual Solutions

IU Health - Positive Link

IU School of Public and Environmental Affairs

Life Designs

Martha's House  

Middle Way House

Monroe County Community Schools Corporation (MCCSC)

New Hope Family Shelter

Shalom Community Center

South Central Community Action Program (SCCAP)

Stepping Stones

Trinity Episcopal Church

Wellspring Center of Martinsville    

Twitter Feed