The township trustee is an elected official charged with providing temporary
emergency assistance to Bloomington Township residents who are experiencing an unforeseen hardship.
The trustee helps with basic necessities such as rent, utilities, food, and some medical care.
Other duties include: fire protection, maintenance of
abandoned cemeteries, weed complaints, fence line disputes
and indigent burials. In addition, Bloomington Township has a
food pantry, family shelter, and owns the building of a
community meal site.
In accordance with Indiana law, the trustee adheres to Township Assistance Guidelines in determining an
applicant’s eligibility. The Guidelines are posted in the trustee’s office.
The Guidelines are reviewed and updated annually to reflect any changes in applicable federal and state regulations.
Bloomington Township Trustee
2111 West Vernal Pike
Bloomington, IN 47404
On Bloomington Transit Bus Route 2 West
Phone: (812) 336-4976
Fax: (812) 335-8993
Office and food pantry hours: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (excluding holidays)
Copyright © 2014 Bloomington Township Trustee, 2111 West
Vernal Pike, Bloomington, IN 47404 P. 812-336-4976