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Mental Health

Programs

988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline

988 is more than just an easy-to-remember number—it offers a direct connection to compassionate, accessible care and support for anyone experiencing mental health-related distress – whether that is thoughts of suicide, mental health crisis, substance use crisis, or any other kind of emotional distress. People can also dial 988 if they are worried about a loved one who may need crisis support.

Location

Address

Phone Number

9-8-8

Hours

24 hours daily

Eligibility

If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide and seeking emotional support, there are crisis lines available via phone, text, or chat.

Intake Procedure

Call 988; text IN to 741741; view website for online chat services and further information.

What To Bring

Fees

Additional Languages

Indiana Suicide Prevention

988

No physical address

Columbus

IN

47201

Community Engagement Center

A community resource available for individuals who require daytime shelter and may be experiencing or at risk of homelessness. We provide support for accessing housing through various programs. Additionally, we offer assistance to community members dealing with substance abuse disorders and mental health challenges, facilitating access to treatment. Participation in Centerstone programs is not a requirement, but we encourage individuals to consider it.

Our services extend to aiding with applications for food stamps and health insurance, as well as connecting individuals with primary care doctors. Weekly job assistance is provided through Drive Staffing for employment opportunities. Qualifying individuals can receive free government phones through our Thursday sign-up sessions. In our new facility, washers are available for those needing to launder clothes. Referrals are also provided for showers at the neighboring Stride Center during our operational hours.

Location

Address

1075 Second Street, Ste. D

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

(812) 318-3321

Hours

November 1-March 31, Sun-Sat 7am-5pm
April 1-October 31, Mon-Fri 8am-4pm

Eligibility

Community members in need of shelter during the day

Intake Procedure

Walk in

What To Bring

Fees

Additional Languages

Website

Centerstone

812-314-3400

720 North Marr Road

Columbus

IN

47201

Crisis Line

With specially trained crisis counselors, we are available 24 hours per day to support and respond to you, your family and friends who are experiencing a mental health crisis. Centerstone’s Crisis Call Center provides confidential, urgent mental health and crisis counseling by telephone, enhanced follow-up care, and resources for accessing needed services and support.

Location

Centerstone

Address

720 N Marr Road

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

(800) 832-5442

Hours

Crisis Line: 24 hours daily
Crisis Walk-in Clinic: Mon-Thurs 8am-4pm

Eligibility

Person in crisis or at risk of hurting yourself or someone else

Intake Procedure

Call for assistance or walk-in during Crisis Walk-in hours

What To Bring

Photo ID, insurance card (if applicable), guardianship paperwork (if applicable)

Fees

Additional Languages

Centerstone

812-314-3400

720 North Marr Road

Columbus

IN

47201

Family Service, Inc.

Family Service, Inc. is a private, not-for-profit agency providing services to families and individuals in our community since 1968. Serving Bartholomew County and the region, Family Service Inc.'s primary focus has always been family oriented with programs concentrating heavily on strengthening family functioning.
Provides individual, marital, family and/or group therapy/counseling to address a wide range of mental health concerns.

Location

Address

1531 13th Street, Ste. 2540

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

(812) 372-3745; Espanol (812) 314-2302

Hours

Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm

Eligibility

Intake Procedure

Call to schedule a teletherapy or in-person appointment

What To Bring

Photo ID, insurance card (if applicable)

Fees

Based on income

Additional Languages

Family Service, Inc.

812-372-3745; Espanol 812-314-2302

1531 13th Street, Ste 2540

Columbus

IN

47201

FindTreatment.gov

Confidential and anonymous resource for persons seeking treatment for mental and substance use disorders in the United States and its territories.

Location

Address

Phone Number

(800) 662-HELP (4357)

Hours

24 hours daily

Eligibility

Anyone looking for mental health or substance use treatment

Intake Procedure

Call or visit website

What To Bring

Fees

Additional Languages

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration

800-662-4357

No physical address

Columbus

IN

47201

IYG Counseling Program

The IYG Counseling Program is open to any youth and young adults between the ages of 12-24. The counseling services provided are focused on providing short-term counseling that is trauma-informed, person-centered, and strengths-based. We also offer some long-term therapy services as well. The program's goal is to support young people in all areas of their lives, including identity development, building healthy coping skills, and navigating stressful life circumstances. All services at IYG are LGBTQ+ and gender-affirming. Sessions can be completed in person or virtually and support groups are available. All therapy services are provided free of cost.

Location

IYG Columbus

Address

1531 13th Street

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

317-864-8134

Hours

By Appointment

Eligibility

Youth ages 12-24

Intake Procedure

Intakes are completed after parental or self-consent is collected and typically take 1-1.5 hours.

What To Bring

Fees

None

Additional Languages

Indiana Youth Group (IYG)

317-541-8726

1531 13th Street

Columbus

IN

47201

Intensive Outpatient Program

Columbus Behavioral Center’s outpatient program can help address mental health issues for adolescents and teens within Bartholomew County. We look forward to working alongside you in serving young people and their families in our community.

Location

Columbus Behavioral Center

Address

4105 Vickers Drive

Columbus

IN

47203

Phone Number

(812) 565-9323

Hours

Office: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
Group: Mon-Thurs 2pm-5pm with walk-ins Fri

Eligibility

- Youth ages 12-18
- Who does not meet the criteria for acute LOC (level of consciousness) or IOP (intensive outpatient program) is essential to prevent acute LOC
- Who have an existing mental health diagnosis
- Who is medically stable
- Who have an IQ of 70+
- Who have been unsuccessful with traditional outpatient series

Intake Procedure

Phone screening, then in-person assessment

What To Bring

Insurance information; relevant medical history

Fees

Vary; accepts health insurance

Additional Languages

Columbus Behavioral Center

812-565-9323

4105 Vickers Drive

Columbus

IN

47203

Mental Health Matters Bartholomew County Credible Minds

Access free, confidential expert vetted mental health and wellbeing resources 24/7 as well as community based resources.

Location

Address

Phone Number

Hours

24/7

Eligibility

Intake Procedure

What To Bring

Fees

Additional Languages

Spanish
Haitian Creole

Mental Health Matters Bartholomew County Initiative

Outpatient Mental Health Care

Counseling, also known as therapy, is one of the simplest ways to achieve a happier, healthier you. When you meet with a clinician for counseling, you’ll have the opportunity to speak openly about any challenges you may be having. Together, you and your counselor will work to build a plan and identify the tools to help you tackle any issues and get you back to being your full self.
Services include individual, group, and family counseling.

Location

Centerstone

Address

720 N Marr Road

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

(812) 314-3400

Hours

Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

Eligibility

Intake Procedure

Most services will be provided via telephone or telehealth (video)

What To Bring

Photo ID, insurance card (if applicable), guardianship paperwork (if applicable)

Fees

Vary

Additional Languages

Centerstone

812-314-3400

720 North Marr Road

Columbus

IN

47201

Recovery Café

The Recovery Cafe is a community of individuals who have come from all paths of life and have been devastated by substance use, homelessness, and other mental health challenges. No matter where you are on your road to recovery, we are a place of support and stability. We do this by providing a beautiful, safe, warm, drug, and alcohol-free space that comes with a loving community to anchor people in the sustained recovery they need to gain and maintain access to housing, social and health services, healthy relationships, education, and employment.

Location

Address

1412 Sycamore Street

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

(812) 565-8285

Hours

Sat 9am-1pm
Sun & Mon 1pm-7pm

Eligibility

-Be drug- and alcohol-free for 24 hours before coming to the café
-Commit to participating in community service at the Café
-Practice the guiding principles of the Recovery Café Community

Intake Procedure

Call or email, alison@recoverycafecolumbus.org, for further information

What To Bring

Fees

Additional Languages

Recovery Cafe Columbus

812-565-8285

1412 Sycamore Street

Columbus

IN

47201

STRIDE Center

The STRIDE Center is a crisis diversion program serving residents of Bartholomew and surrounding counties who are experiencing mental health crises or related challenges. An alternative to jail, Centerstone’s Stride Center allows adults 18 and over experiencing mental health or substance use crises to immediately connect with trained professionals who can deescalate their situation, provide one-on-one consultation, and connect them to necessary community resources, such as housing, peer support, residential treatment, food, and clothing.

Additionally, the Stride Center offers a mobile crisis response component, allowing trained staff to be deployed into the community to triage individuals in crisis and create safety plans for their unique circumstances.

Location

Address

1075 Second Street, Ste. C

Columbus

IN

47201

Phone Number

(812) 669-3100

Hours

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Eligibility

Individuals 18 and over suffering from acute mental health and/or substance-use issues who are in good behavioral control and/or with suicidal thoughts

Intake Procedure

Walk in or call for further information

What To Bring

Fees

Additional Languages

Website

Centerstone

812-314-3400

720 North Marr Road

Columbus

IN

47201

Tom & Barbara Schoellkopf Community Counseling Center

We provide therapy for individuals, couples, families, and groups, along with outreach programs for college students and the Columbus community. Our services are available to adults, children, and adolescents. New clients must consent to having their sessions confidentially video recorded for training purposes.

Location

IU Columbus Campus Center

Address

4601 Central Avenue, Ste 201

Columbus

IN

47203

Phone Number

(812) 375-7525

Hours

By appointment only

Eligibility

Intake Procedure

Visit iupuc.edu/tbsc to complete contact form.

What To Bring

Photo ID

Fees

-Most services free of charge for AirPark Campus students.
-Active duty military, their families, and veterans receive services free of charge with appropriate military ID.
-A sliding fee scale is available for community members meeting income criteria.
-Does not accept insurance, HSA or other third party payments.

Additional Languages

IU Columbus

812-348-7390

4601 Central Avenue

Columbus

IN

47203

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