Help at IU Kokomo

Find help at IU Kokomo

If you, or someone you know, has experienced or witnessed sexual misconduct, it is important to get help as soon as possible. Remember, it is never the fault of the person who experiences any form of sexual misconduct, and it is never OK.

The Kokomo campus and community has resources to help and support you or anyone who has experienced sexual misconduct. We can help you get immediate medical services, report the incident, find support, and learn about IU’s policies.

How to get medical help at IU Kokomo

We understand that seeking help when you have experienced sexual misconduct can seem frightening and overwhelming. You might not even be sure what you want to do. That’s okay. You are still encouraged to seek medical help as soon as possible to check for injuries and collect evidence in case you do decide to pursue prosecution.

There are two local hospitals that can help you if you’ve experienced sexual violence. Specially trained Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner nurses are available 24 hours a day to perform forensic exams, infection treatment, and injury evaluation.

Community Howard Regional Hospital is located at 2300 South Lafountain Street.

For information, call 765-453-8444.

St. Vincent Hospital is located at 1907 West Sycamore Street.

For information, call 765-456-5433.

How to find help in surrounding counties

  • Carroll County Sheriff’s Office 765-564-2413
  • Delphi Police Department 765-564-2345
  • Family Health Clinic of Carroll County 765-564-3016
  • Carroll County Health Department 765-564-3420

  • Cass County Sheriff’s Office 574-753-7800
  • Logansport Police Department 574-753-4101
  • Logansport Memorial Hospital 574-753-7541

  • Clinton County Sheriff’s Office 765-654-5563
  • Frankfort Police Department 765-654-4431
  • St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital 765-656-3000
  • St. Vincent Medical Group 765-656-3980
  • Indiana University Health 765-659-1110

  • Fulton County Sheriff’s Office 574-223-2819
  • Rochester Police Department 574-223-3313
  • Woodlawn Hospital 574-223-3141
  • Fulton County Medical Clinic 574-223-4337

  • Grant County Sheriff’s Department 765-662-9836
  • Marion Police Department 765-662-9981
  • Marion General Hospital 765-660-6000
  • Gas City Medical Center 765-998-9990
  • County Advocacy Group—Marion
    • Sex Offense Services 765-664-0701

  • Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office 317-776-8452
  • Carmel Police Department 317-571-2500
  • IU Health Saxony Hospital 317-678-2000
  • St. Vincent Carmel Hospital 317-338-2273
  • Clarian North Medical Center 317-688-2000
  • Riverview Health 317-773-0760
  • Methodist Hospital 317-962-2000
  • St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital 317-338-2345
  • County Advocacy Groups—Indianapolis
    • St Vincent Center 317-388-4800
    • Crisis Intervention Service 317-251-7575

  • Howard County Sheriff’s Department 65-457-1105
  • Kokomo Police Department 765-459-5101
  • Community Howard Regional Health 765-453-0702
  • St. Joseph Hospital 765-456-5433
  • Sexual Assault Advocate Family Service Association of Howard County, Inc. 800-725-8177 or 765-868-3154
  • County Advocacy Group—Kokomo
    • YWCA Intervention Center 800-241-3041

  • Madison County Sheriff’s Department 765-646-9290
  • Anderson Police Department 765-648-6700
  • Community Hospital Anderson 765-298-4242
  • St. Vincent Anderson 765-646-8444
  • County Advocacy Group—Anderson
    • Alternatives 765-643-0200

  • Miami County Sheriff’s Department 765-472-1322
  • Peru Police Department 765-473-2150
  • Dukes Memorial Hospital 765-472-8000
  • County Advocacy Group—Peru
    • Four County Counseling Center 800-552-3106

  • Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department 574-946-6655
  • Winamac Police Department 574-946-4800
  • Pulaski Memorial Hospital 574-946-2100

  • Tippecanoe County Sheriff 765-423-9388
  • Lafayette Police Department 765-807-1200
  • IU Health Arnett Hospital 765-448-8000
  • Wabash Valley Hospital 765-423-2638
  • County Advocacy Group—Lafayette
    • Victim Assistance Program 877-749-9111

  • Tipton County Sheriff’s Department 765-675-2111
  • Tipton County Police Department 765-675-2152
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital 901-476-2621
  • IU Health Tipton Hospital 765-675-8500

  • Wabash County Sheriff’s Office 260-563-8891
  • Wabash County Police Department 260-563-1111
  • Wabash County Hospital 260-563-3131
  • County Advocacy Group—Wabash
    • Victim Advocacy Services 800-434-8973

  • White County Sheriff’s Department 574-583-2251
  • Monticello Police Department 574-583-2256
  • IU Health White Memorial Hospital 574-583-7111
  • County Advocacy Group—Monticello
    • Bright Horizons 219-583-6211

Help with interim measures

If in your day-to-day life you are unable to avoid continued contact with the person who hurt you, you can request a change in academic, transportation, and/or work situations. Your request will be reviewed by the appropriate people and may be granted if it is reasonable, even if you haven’t reported the incident.

Other advocate services may be available.

For help with living arrangements and schedule changes contact:

  • Office of the Dean of Students: 765-455-9203
  • Office of Affirmative Action: 765-455-9221

Legal resources

You can obtain legal assistance and representation information by contacting the Howard County Bar Association.

For help, call 765-453-9600.

Protection Orders

If you need to file a Petition for an Order of Protection, you can do so at the Howard County Clerk’s Office.

Howard County Clerk’s Office
104 North Buckeye
Kokomo, IN 46901


Indiana University strives to uphold privacy and confidentiality as much as possible, and only shares information with those who have a need to know in order to respond. Individuals who desire anonymity in discussing and seeking assistance about sexual misconduct should contact and/or be referred to a confidential employee on their campus.