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Miami County Agency Directory

Categories

Animal Care
Child Care/Preschool
Counseling/Substance Abuse
Economic Development
Education/Workplace Training
Elderly Services
Emergency Assistance/Social and Human Services
Event Centers
Food Programs
Government
Health/Medical
Museums/Libraries
Recreation/Organizations/Clubs
Transportation
Youth Clubs and Services

Animal Care

City of Peru Animal Control & Care (CPACC) 
Greg Douglass, Animal Control Officer
75 German St., Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-6055
gdouglass@cityofperu.org
cityofperu.org
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Miami County Animal Shelter
Susan Kulla, Director
2202 W. Eel River Road, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-985-9815
For the dogs of Miami County, within Peru City limits call Peru Animal Care & Control at 765-473-6055.
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Rosie's Rescue
Sandy Chittum
924 W Grand Ave, Peru IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1923
rosiesrescueperu@gmail.com
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Scratching Post Cat Rescue, Inc.
Shelley Shircliff
600 Chili Ave, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-475-4926
shelley@scratchingpostcatrescue.com
scratchingpostcatrescue.com
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Child Care/Preschool

Bona Vista Programs
Keys for Kids Preschool
105 S Benton St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-6744
http://www.bonavista.org

Miami County YMCA
34 E 6th St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1979
http://miamicountyy.com/

Converse Church of Christ Preschool
301 E Wabash, Converse, IN 46919
Phone: 765-395-3361
http://www.conversechurch.org/student-ministry/childrens

Elmwood Primary Learning Center
Peru Community Schools
515 N Wayne St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: (765) 473-7335
https://www.peru.k12.in.us

First Steps
661 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
P.O. Box 569 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-4836
Other Services: Child Care
kporter@1st-kids.org
indianafirststeps.org

Little Braves Preschool
North Miami Elementary
632 E 900 N, Denver, IN 46926
Phone: 765-985-3891
http://www.nmcs.k12.in.us

Main Street United Methodist Church Preschool
81 W Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-3323
www. perumainstreet.com

Pipe Creek Elementary School
3036 W 400 S. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-3121
http://pce.maconaquah.k12.in.us/

YMCA
Mark Demchak
34 E. 6th St. Peru, IN 46975
Phone: 765-472-1979
Fax: 765-472-6025
miamicountyy.com
mdemchak@mcymca.org
Hours: Monday – Wednesday 11pm-2am; Friday 5am – 9pm; Saturday 8am – 3pm
Other Services: Child Care, Clothing, Counseling, Education, Special Needs

Counseling/Substance Abuse

Birthright of Peru
Marilyn Ensign, Director
65 W. 6th St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-475-0706
Fax: 765-475- 0706
http://birthright.org/
Hours: Monday 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Tuesday, Wednesday,
Thursday 12:30pm – 3:30pm

Family Service Association DVS
Tracy Martino, Director
618 S. Main St. Kokomo, IN 46901
Phone: 765-457-9313
Fax: 765-868-4122
info@fsahc.org
www.fsahc.org
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30am – 5pm, Friday 8:30am – 3pm
Other Services: Childcare, Handicapped, Elderly

Four County Counseling Center
Jason See
Elizabeth Resler
1100 N. Broadway Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1931
Fax: 765-472-1945
www.fourcounty.org
Other Services: Education, Financial, Substance Abuse

Miami County Child Abuse
Prevention Council, Inc.
Alexis Arnold, Director
P.O. Box 569 Peru IN, 46979
Phone: 765-470-2743
miamicountycapcouncil@gmail.com

Miami County Tobacco Awareness Group
Mike Wilson
81 W. Main St. Peru, IN 4690
P.O. Box 1084 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-469-2371
imsmokefree@comcast.net

Wabash Friends Counseling Center
3563 S. State Rd 13 Wabash, IN 46992
Phone: 260-563-8453
Other Services: professional counseling for adults and children

Economic Development

Miami Co. Economic Development Authority
Jim Tidd, Director
1525 W Hoosier Blvd, Ste 201, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-689-0159
Fax: 765-689-0168
http://www.miamicountyeda.com/
info@miamicountyeda.com

Education/Workplace Training

KEYS Academy
Sheri Spiker, Administrator
19 Park Drive Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-5150 ext. 2909
sspiker@peru.k12.in.us
www.peru.k12.in.us
Other Services: Youth Services

Maconaquah School Corporation
Douglas Arnold
7932 S. Strawtown Pike
Bunker Hill, IN 46914
Phone: 765-689-9131 x 1000
Fax: 765-689-9995
www.maconaquah.k12.in.us
Hours: Monday – Thursday 7:30am – 3:30pm, Friday 7:30am – 11:30am

Peru Community Schools
Sam Watkins, Superintendent
35 W. 3rd St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-3081
Fax: 765-472-5129
swakins@peru.k12.in.us
www.peru.k12.in.us

Peru Public Library Adult Literacy Program
Carla Murtha
102 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-3069

Purdue Cooperative Extension
1029 W. 200 N. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1921
Fax: 765-473-9436
miamices@purdue.edu
www.ag.purdue.edu/counties/Miami

Purdue Cooperative Extension
1029 W. 200 N. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1921
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm

Work One
685 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-3562
Fax: 765-473-8654
www.workonewestcentral.org
Other Services: Education, Program, Youth Services

Elderly Services

Area Five Agency on Aging and Community Services, Inc.
661 E Main Street, Peru, IN 76970
Phone: 765-472-0713
HR@areafive.com
www.areafive.com
Other Services: Education, Food, Programs

Meals on Wheels
Run by Duke’s Hospital
Phone: 765-472-8039
This program provides 1 meal a day Monday-Friday with a fee of $3. It delivers to Peru residents only.

Peru Senior Center (Free Meal):
Provided by: Peru Senior Center
661 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46976
Phone: 765-472-4836
They provide a free lunch for those 60+ years old Monday-Friday at 11:30am

Wabash-Miami Home Health Care & Hospice
400 Ash St. Suite B. Wabash, IN 46992
P.O. Box 548 Wabash, IN 46992
Phone: 260-569-2290
Fax: 260-569-2128
www.wchospital.com

Emergency Assistance/Social and Human Services

2-1-1
13 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
debiw@uwmiamip.org
Phone: 765-473-4240
Fax: 765-473-7567
Other Services: Emergency
Hours: 24/7

Amboy Volunteer Fire Company, Inc.
Mark Horner
P.O. Box 88 Amboy, IN 46911
Phone: 765-395-7798
www.fire-departments.org

Bunker Hill Emergency Brigade
Vern Keller, President
2111 W. CR 600 S. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-689-9859
www.fire-departments.org

Denver Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.
Steve Hagan, Chief
62 S. Payson Denver, IN 46926
P.O. Box 13 Denver, IN 46926
Phone: 765-985-2341
denverfd@yahoo.com
www.fire-departments.org

Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-332-7385

Emergency Management Agency
Kristopher, Marks, EMA Director
78 McKinstry Avenue Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-7008
mcema@miamicounty.in.gov
www.miamicountyin.gov
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm

Harvesting Capabilities
Carol Biddle, President
181 W. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1902
harvestinginc07@yahoo.com
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Kokomo Rescue Mission
321 W. Mulberry St.
Kokomo , IN 46901
Phone: 765-456-3838

Miami County Department of Child Services
Glynn Hipp, Regional Manager
12 S. Wabash Peru, IN 46970
www.in.gov/dcs
Hotline: 1-800-800-5556
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am- 4:30pm
Hotline Hours: 24/7

Miami County Health Department
Ellen Nichols
25 Court St. Room 203 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-0290

Miami County Sheriff Department
Timothy Miller
1104 W. 200 N. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-5474
Fax: 765-472-7520
www.miamicountyin.gov
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm

Peru Fire Department
Chris Betzner, Chief
85 W. Canal St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-2877
Fax: 765-472-5191
Hours: Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm
cbetzner@cityofperu.org
www.cityofperu.org

Peru Housing Authority
Shirley Foreman
701 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-6601
Fax: 765-473-6607
phasef@comcast.net

Pipe Creek Township Volunteer Fired Department Inc.
339 W. Pearl St. Bunker Hill, IN 46914
P.O Box 297 Bunker Hill, IN 46917
Phone: 765-689-9393
Fax: 765-689-8693

The Salvation Army
Tom and Cindy Brockway, Directors
84 W. 2nd St. Peru IN, 46970
P.O. Box 460 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-5498 ext. 106
Fax: 765-473-5800
Thomas_brockway@usc.salvationarmy.org
salvationarmyindiana.org
Hours for Social Work Programs: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00 a.m.-3.00 p.m. (closed 12:00–1:00 p.m. daily for lunch)

Society of St. Vincent de Paul Peru
30 W. 7th St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1855
www.Svdpusa.org

United Way of Miami County
Debi Wallick, Director
13 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-4240
Fax: 765-473-7567
debiw@uwmiamip.org
www.uwmiamip.org
Other Services: Education, Food,Financial

W.I.C of Miami County
61 E. Main St. Suite B Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765 472-0713
wicprograms.org
This program provides food ages 0-5

Victim Advocates Program
25 N. Broadway (Court House)
Peru, IN 46970
Referral for emergency needs of
shelter, food , or clothing

Event Centers

Honey Well Foundation
Ellen Mock
275 W. Market St. Wabash, IN 46992
Phone: 260-563-1102 ext. 525
Fax: 260-563-0873
cqatchel@honeywellcenter.org
www.honeywellcenter.org
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

Milestone Event Center
1458 Liberator Road, Peru, IN 46970
www.milestone-ec.net

Peru Civic Center
225 E. Riverside Dr. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-7634
www.cityofperu.org

The Event Center
7 S Broadway, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 800-472-7703

Food Programs

Food Finders Food Bank
Barbara Ahler
50 Olympia Court Lafayette, IN 47909
Phone: 765-471-0062
Fax: 765-471-1101
www.food-finders.org
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm

Helping Hands
Dave Thompson, Executive Director
176 N. Broadway Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1875
miamihelpinghands@sbcglobal.net
www.ahelpinghandnow.org

Mexico Community Center
Reggie Wolfe
2455 W. 3rd St. Mexico, IN 46958
Phone: 765-985-3766
They provide free meals at 11:30am Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Peru Senior Center
661 E. Main St., Peru, IN 46976
Phone: 765-472-4836
They provide a free lunch for those 60+ years old Monday-Friday at 11:30am

Salvation Army
84 W. Second St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-5498

Weekend Meal Deal
Debi Wallick, Director
13 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-4240
Fax: 765-473-7567
debiw@uwmiamip.org

Government

Emergency Management Agency
Kristopher, Marks, EMA Director
78 McKinstry Avenue Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-7008
mcema@miamicounty.in.gov
www.miamicountyin.gov
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 4pm

City of Peru - Mayor Gabriel Greer
35 S. Broadway Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-2400 ext. 120
GGreer@cityofperu.org
www.cityofperu.org
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8 am-4pm
Wednesday 8am – 12pm
Thursday – Friday 8am – 4pm

Fraternal Order of the Police
Michael Stuber, Officer
35 S. Broadway Peru IN, 46970
www.instatefop.org
Phone: 765-473-2150

Miami County Chamber of Commerce
President Sandy Chittum
13 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1923

Jane Lilley, Auditor
Miami County Court House
25 N. Broadway, #202, Peru, IN 46976
Phone: 765-472-3901 ext. 1243
www.miamicountyin.gov
Hours: Monday–Friday 8am–4pm
Other Services: Legal

Tammy Gamble, Zoning Admin.
Miami County Court House
25 N. Broadway, Rm 105, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-3901 ext. 1213
www.miamicountyin.gov
Other Services: Legal
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm

Miami County Soil Water Conservation District
Mary Lou Musselman, Program Coordinator
1626 W. Logansport Rd Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-6753 ext. 3
Fax: 855-496-7858
www.miamicountyin.gov
Hours: Monday–Friday 8am–4pm

Peru Parks Department
Mike Bell, Superintendent
75 Park Dr., Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-2248
mbell@cityofperu.org
www.cityofperu.org
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Hours: Monday – Friday: 6am – 2pm
Other Services: Event Center

Health/Medical

American Mothers
Dukes Memorial Hospital
56 Foreman Drive Peru, IN 46975
Other Services: Counseling
americanhuey369.com

Dukes Health Care Foundation
Kevin Comeford
36 W. 5th St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-8000
Fax: 765-472-8016
kevinc@comefordcpas.com

Dukes Memorial Hospital Auxiliary
275 W. 12th St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-8000
www.dukesmemorialhosp.com

Dental Clinic, Beta Sigma Phi
Pat Adams
10392 S. Elm St. Miami, IN 46959
Phone: 765-689-5184

Harvesting Capabilities
Carol Biddle, President
181 W. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1902
harvestinginc07@yahoo.com
Facebookpage

Museums/Libraries

American Huey History Museum
John Walker
1697 W. Hoosier Blvd Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-469-2727
www.americanhuey369.com

Circus City Festival Museum
Curt Powell, President
154 N. Broadway Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-3918
Fax: 765-472-2826
info@perucircus.com
peruamateurcircus.com
April – Sept.: Monday – Friday 9am-5pm
October – March: Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm

International Circus Hall of Fame
Jack Rhinaman
3076 E. Circus Ln Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-7553 - 800-771-0241
Fax: 765-473-8751
CircusHallofFame@Peru.com
www.circushalloffame.com
Hours: Monday – Friday 10:30am – 4pm
Saturday/Sunday – Appointment only
July: Saturday 10:30am – 4pm; Sunday 12pm – 4pm

Grissom Air Museum
Jim Price, Director
1000 W. Hoosier Blvd. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-689-8011
director@grissomairmuseum.com
www.grissomairmuseum.com

Miami County Historical Society & Miami County Museum
Noah Goodling, Assistant Curator/Archivist
51 N. Broadway Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-9183
development@mcmuseum.org
www.miamicountyhistory.org
Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 9am – 5pm
Closed Sundays, Mondays, and holidays

Our Fathers Library, Inc.
36 W. 2nd St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-9095
ourfatherslib@sbcglobal.net
Facebook page

Peru Public Library
Maryann Farnham
102 E. Main St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-3069
Fax: 765-473-3060
perupubliclibrary@yahoo.com
www.peru.lib.in.us
Monday - Thursday 9:00 to 8:00
Friday - Saturday 9:00 to 5:30

Peru Community Schools Fine Art Gallery
Alexisandra Blong
401 N. Broadway, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-3301 ext. 2200
ablong@peru.k12.in.us
Open: Monday, Wednesday and Fridays 10 AM-4 PM or call to make an apt.

Recreation/Organizations/Clubs

4-H Clubs and Affiliated 4-H Organizations
Kimberly Frazer, Director
1029 W. 200 N. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1921
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
frazierk@purdue.edu
extension.purdue.edu
Other Services: Youth Services

The BOOKS Program
Kim Martino, Director
4048 W. Division Rd. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-244-8807
Fax: 765-472-5158
kmartino@peru.k12.in.us
Other Services: Education, Youth Services

Bunker Hill Fish and Games Club, Inc.
Dan Engel, President
P.O. Box 573 Bunker Hill, IN 46914
tobrien8030@comcast.net
www.bunkerhillfishandgame.org

Circus City Cyclists
Facebook page

Community of Character
Miami County Chamber of Commerce
35 S. Broadway Peru, IN 46975
Phone: 765-473-4240
www.miamicochamber.com

International Association of Lions Club
Kenny Magers
2386 W. Broadway Bunker Hill, IN 46970

Miami County 4-H Club and Livestock Show Association
Blain Richardson, President
1029 W. 200 N. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1921
Fax: 765-473-9436
miamicounty4hfair.com
Other Services: Youth Services
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm

Miami County Ext. Homemakers Club
1029 W. 200 N. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1921
Website

Miami County Retired Teachers Association
Ron Cullers, President
Peru Civic Center, 1863 Strawtown Pike, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-985-3329
Website
roncullers@yahoo.com

Miami Nation of Indians of the State of Indiana
80 W. 6th St. Peru, IN 46970
P.O. Box 41 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-9631
Fax: 765-472-4162
miamiindians@sbcglobal.net
www.miamiindians.org

Nickel Plate Trail Association
Mike Kuepper
P.O. Box 875 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-5586 x224
info@nickelplatetrail.org
nickelplatetrail.org

Peru/Grissom Kiwanis Club
Jeff Morehead
911 W. Main Street, Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-472-1979
jeffreymorehead@comcast.net
Facebook page

Peru Rotary Club
P.O. Box 232 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-5444
perurotaryclub@yahoo.com
Facebook page

South Miami County Kiwanis Club
Sue Gulley
3044 S. State Rd 19 Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-8341 Transportation

Transportation

YMCA
Mark Demchak
34 E. 6th St. Peru, IN 46975
Phone: 765-472-1979
Fax: 765-472-6025
miamicountyy.com
mdemchak@mcymca.org
Hours: Monday – Wednesday 11pm-2am; Friday 5am – 9pm; Saturday 8am – 3pm
Other Services: Child Care, Clothing, Counseling, Education, Special Needs

Youth Clubs and Services

The BOOKS Program
Kim Martino, Director
4048 W. Division Rd. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-244-8807
Fax: 765-472-5158
kmartino@peru.k12.in.us
Other Services: Education, Youth Services

Boy Scouts: Sagamore Council
518 N. Main St., P.O. Box 865 Kokomo, IN 46902
Phone: 765-452-8253
Fax: 765-459-5625
shbrady@bsamail.org
www.sagamorebsa.org

Girl Scouts, Indiana Michiana
girlscoutsindiana.org
Other Services: Education, Program

Junior Achievement Services
Julie Dyson, Area Coordinator
P.O Box 283 Rochester, IN 46975
Phone: 574-721-7212
Fax: 260-483-2133
julie.dyson@ja.org
www.jani.org
Other Services: Youth Services

Miami County Imagination Library
Debi Wallick, Director
275 W. 12th St. Peru, IN 46970
Phone: 765-473-4240
Fax: 765-473-7567
debiw@uwmiami.org
Other Services: Education, Youth Services

North Miami Youth League
P.O. Box 212 Denver, IN 46926
Phone: 765-985-2733
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Phone: 765-469-7047

Peru Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth Youth Baseball
Rich Eldridge, League President
3227 E. 250 N. Peru, IN 46970
perubaseball@yahoo.com
Phone: 765-244-9913