Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule
All Indianapolis Public Library locations will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22 and will be closed on Thursday, November 23 in observance of Thanksgiving Day. In addition, the Flanner House Branch will be closed on Friday, November 24.


Homelessness Resources and Information

A quick guide containing links to selected websites to help you find what you are looking for.

Web Sites

Handbook of Help
A searchable web document of local resources available to people experiencing homelessness. The Handbook is maintained by CHIP (Coalition for Homelessness Intervention and Prevention).

Creative Change Project

Additional local resources for people experiencing homelessness.

Indianapolis Continuum of Care
The Indianapolis Continuum of Care is a collaborative and engaged coalition of public and private agencies and individuals who are dedicated to preventing and ending homelessness in the City of Indianapolis. Members of the Continuum of Care recognize that long-term efforts and goals can only be realized through a cooperative approach and readily share information and resources (as they can) to meet their collective needs.

Know Outlets
The Know Outlets campaign is administered by the Coalition for Homelessness Intervention & Prevention (CHIP), with leadership from Downtown Indy, and supported by Indianapolis businesses, organizations, and individuals. The goal is to educate Indianapolis residents, visitors, and business owners on what outlets are available to support Indy’s homeless population in order to improve the lives of our city’s homeless in the most meaningful ways possible.