Our Campus

Located at 2011 N. Meridian Street in Indianapolis, we are more than just a safe haven for survivors of domestic violence and sexual violence. The Julian Center is the largest and most comprehensive provider of services for survivors in the state. Our campus is a complex of buildings, programs and, most of all, people who support, house, secure and help to heal thousands of individuals and families who are working to put the violence of their past behind them.

To learn more about our supportive services and many programs we offer, please call 317.920.9320 or click here.

THE SHELTER

For individuals and parents needing a safe, secure place to escape from a dangerous situation involving domestic or sexual violence, the Julian Center shelter is a bridge between their current situation and a life free from violence.  The shelter is a short-term solution and just one program piece the Julian Center offers survivors.

EMPOWERMENT AND COUNSELING CENTER

The Sara and Albert Reuben Empowerment and Counseling Center provides extended services for survivors of domestic and sexual violence and stalking in Central Indiana.

The center, located on the Julian Center campus, provides several critical services that propel survivors toward self-sufficiency and a life free from violence.

ADMINISTRATION AND IMPD

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Domestic Violence Unit is located on The Julian Center campus and along side our staff. This partnership not only offers survivors an additional sense of safety and security when they’re with us, it also allows for easy and quick communication between the Julian Center and the department.

Where to Find Us, 2011 N. Meridian Street

by car:

If approaching from the South (downtown):

From Meridian Street, turn right into driveway just past Indianapolis Housing Authority building, then left into parking lot for Administration or left into alley to reach the Shelter Building and the Empowerment Counseling Center.

If approaching from the North:

From N. Meridian Street, turn left onto 22nd street, then turn right onto N. Pennsylvania Street, then turn right onto 21st street and an immediate left into the alley to reach the rear parking lots for the Empowerment Counseling Center, the Shelter Building, and the Administration Building.

From Fall Creek Parkway, turn left onto N. Delaware Street which will almost immediately veer right and become N. Pennsylvania Street, then turn right onto 21st street and an immediate left into the alley to reach the rear parking lots for the Empowerment Counseling Center, the Shelter Building, and the Administration Building.

If approaching from the West (Illinois or Capitol Street):

Take 21st Street to cross N. Meridian Street, then take first right turn into alley to reach the rear parking lots for the Empowerment Counseling Center, the Shelter Building, and the Administration Building.

If approaching from the East:

From 16th Street, turn right onto N. Meridian Street and then turn right into driveway just past Indianapolis Housing Authority building, then left into parking lot for Administration or left into alley to reach the Shelter Building and the Empowerment Counseling Center.