Family Matters builds stronger families in our community through information, education, interaction, and involvement.



Helping Families Find Resources since 2006!!

Welcome to Family Matters' website!  Did you know...we are THE place to go to for help in finding resource and information for everyone in Posey County, with a focus on building stronger families?  As families continue to have needs, we find the programs and resources to fill those unmet needs.






Save the barcodes from your IGA products and bring them in to Family Matters - for every 500 we collect, Family Matters gets $50!!!  Call us at 812-838-6875 for more information.  Thank you, and thank you to McKim's IGA!

Did you know  Family Matters directs or takes part in ...

  • Resource and Referral:  We will help you find the program, resource, or opportunity you are looking for.
  • Fit for the Future:  our mission is to expand opportunities and promote awareness of physical activity and proper nutrition for Posey County residents.  We meet monthly to address these issues.  Call Beth at 838-6875 to join us!
  • Safe Sleeping Crib Campaign: we can provide portable infant cribs and information about keeping babies safe during sleep time
  • Lights on After School:  we facilitate monthly Parent University classes helping parents gain information to questions about raising happy, healthy children.

For more information, or to volunteer to help, please call 838-6875.


Check our "News and Events" page for information about the  many events taking place in Posey County!!!

Find information in our Pocket Resource Guide.


Check the resources listed here; if you don't find what you need, please call us at (812) 838-6875 or toll-free at 1-877-838-6868.  You can also e-mail us at familymatt2006@aol.com

Pocket Resource Guide  
Check out our Pocket Resource Guide which contains a brief listing with phone numbers of many community resources.

Community Resource Guide   

much more comprehensive Community Resource Guide contains program descriptions, addresses, and website information.  Timely, seasonal information is also available here. 


Find out what's going on in Posey County on our Events page. 


For health issues, see what the Community Fitness page has to offer. 

Kids Fun  

Looking for something to keep the kids busy?  Send them to the Family Fun page. 

If you're a proud senior citizen and/or grandparent, we have something for you, too, on the Seniors and Grandparents page. 

Emergency Preparedness  
Do you know what to do in the event of a weather or community emergency?  Find out what to do in an emergency, making your own disaster plan, or what you need in a disaster kit.

Volunteer Opportunities 
Want to help?  The Volunteer page may having something for you.

Contact Us
If you still can't find what you're looking for, please call us at 1-812-838-6875, toll-free at 1-877-838-6868, or e-mail us at familymatt2006@aol.com.

Business listing
If you are a business, agency, or program that should be listed in either guide, let us know and we'll make every effort to list you, too.

      Hedges Central School Building
      Eighth Street entrance

      Mt. Vernon, IN  47620


      Toll-free 1-877-838-6868


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