We believe a strong connection with our community is important to the success of our schools and to the future of our children. Below are opportunities for our community and our district to work together to create a positive impact on our students. In addition, please see our list of local community services available to assist parents, guardians and children.
The MSD of Martinsville is pleased to announce a partnership with Artesians Childcare offering daycare services to MSD of Martinsville employees and residents of Martinsville. Artesians Childcare is now accepting applications for children six (6) weeks to 5 years old. Hours of operation will be Monday – Friday, 6:30 AM – 6 PM, at the Central Education Center (CEC), 389 East Jackson St.
Artesians Childcare offers:
Prices vary for MSD of Martinsville employees depending on all year vs. academic-year care.
To learn more and tour the facility, please contact Artesians Childcare by email, [email protected], or by telephone @ 317-431-2235.
The Artesian Gold Card is a pass allowing free general admission to any Bell Intermediate Academy, Wooden Middle, or Martinsville High School sponsored (after-school) event including choir, band, and orchestra performances, school plays, and all athletic contests at home.
The Gold Card program is an opportunity to honor our senior citizens and their support. We are grateful for the young at heart in our community.
How it works*:
*Note: For certain events, the Gold Card will not be valid. Example, IHSAA tournament events and fine arts performances sponsored by outside groups such as ISSMA.
Free and Reduced Lunch OpportunitiesTo learn more about our free and reduced lunch services for students attending the MSD of Martinsville, please visit artiescafe.org
Clothing and School Supplies If your child is in need of school supplies or clothing, please contact your child’s school for assistance.
Renters experiencing a hardship are encouraged to apply for assistance at www.IndianaHousingNow.org or by calling 2-1-1.Applications are available in English and Spanish.
Child Care Assistance Voucher ProgramChild care financial assistance to those who qualify.Tel 765-342-2476
Morgan County Division of Family ResourcesTel 800-403-0864
Clothing/ Household Items
Churches in Missionwww.churchesinmission.orgTel 765-341-6652
Family Services AssociationTel 765-342-0202
Bloomington Hospital Psychiatric ServicesTel 765-352-2100
Liberty Psychological ServicesTel 342-1786
Bridges CounselingTel 317-831-9764
Southpointe Psychological GroupTel 317-831-9764
Bloomington MeadowsTel 1-800-972-4410
Desert Rose FoundationTel 765-342-7673
Middle Way House24 Hour Crisis Line812-336-0846
National Domestic Violence/Rape HotlineTel 1-800-332-7385
Department of Child ServicesChild Abuse and Neglect HotlineTel 1 800 800-555624 Hour Hotline
Martinsville Head StartTel 765-342-1599For children ages 3-5
Morgan County First StepsThe organization assists families of newborns to children up to 3 years of age with special needs. Developmental Screening available at no charge for families.Tel 765-349-0709
Emergency Food and Shelter
CAP OfficeAssistance with food pantry options, utilities, and section viii housing.Tel 765-342-1518
Community Service CenterTel 765-342-6661 (shelter)
Food StampsTel 765-342-7101
Women, Infant, Children (WIC)www.womeninfantschildrenoffice.com/martinsville-wic-clinics-indiana-wcc993Tel 765-349-9566
Community Medical Services
Morgan County Health Departmentwww.morgancountyhealth.comEmail [email protected]Tel 765 -342-6621
National Poison ControlTel 1-800-222-1222
365 Pet InsurancePet Owners Experiencing Homelessnesshttps://365petinsurance.com/pet-resources/homeless-resource/
Martinsville City Park PoolTel 765-349-5397
YMCAbbjymca.orgTel 765-342-6688Financial aid available
Morgan County Public LibraryTel 765-342-3451
Girl Scouts of AmericaTel 317-924-6800Toll-Free 1-855-GSCIN-4U
Scouts of AmericaTel 765-349-5547
4-H OrganizationTel 765-342-1010