Support Services

Chances and Services for Youth – Every Child. Every Age. Every Chance. ( Chances And Services for Youth (CASY) is the Child Care Resource and Referral (CCR&R) agency serving Wayne County. We serve families, child care providers, and communities to enhance accessibility and affordability of child care, while promoting quality child care across Central Indiana. One of the core CCR&R services is providing families with consumer education, referrals, and support to find a child care program that best meets the needs of the family. These referrals are available free of charge and for children birth to 13. Contact Jennifer Lee at or 800-886-3952 M-F 9am-5pm.

Communities In Schools of Wayne County – We surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. ( By utilizing a network of community partners and leveraging support from local donors, CIS is able to provide tailored assistance to students who need help. Some types of support include academic assistance, basic needs provision, behavioral intervention, mentoring, college and career preparation, family engagement, life skills, mental health, physical health, and homelessness assistance.  Contact Becky Murray at or 765-983-2263 M-F 8am-4pm.

Wayne County - Interlocal Community Action Program ( Energy Assistance, Family Development, Car seat program, Covering Kids and family (Health care assistance), Community Service Block grant (CSBG), IDA program(savings program) and Section 8 (Housing assistance). Family's or individuals Below 150% or 200% (depending on service) of the Federal Poverty Guidelines based on household size. Contact or 765-488-2416 M-Th 8am-4pm and 8am-3pm on Friday

Autism Society of Indiana : Autism Society of Indiana The Autism Society of Indiana (ASI) exists to ensure that every individual and every family affected by autism in the State of Indiana receives the high-quality services they deserve.  Contact or 800-609-8449