Wheeler Mission

IMPD makes arrests for selling drugs to homeless

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Metro police detectives arrested nine people Thursday for selling drugs outside of the Wheeler Mission.Read more

Bystanders come to aid of woman during assault outside Bloomington mission

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It happened outside Bloomington's Wheeler Mission when a woman, 50, entered a portable restroom on a parking area outside the facility.Read more

Inspectors rush to approve permits for shelter option for woman and children

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Plans were already underway to make this a more permanent emergency winter shelter for women and children but a public hearing on the matter scheduled till next month.Read more


Shelters surpass capacity as temperatures continue to drop

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With an extremely cold night Sunday, it will be an overcapacity evening at the Wheeler Mission in downtown Indy.Read more

Wheeler Mission looking for donated supplies as weather turns frigid

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The Wheeler Mission is asking for some help as cold weather approaches this weekend.Read more

Even after big donation from Colts, Wheeler Mission's expansion fund needs boost

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Wheeler is trying to raise $1.25 million over the next 125 days.Read more

Ten Point Coalition leads initiative to feed hungry to curb east side violence

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The anti-crime group Ten Point Coalition is feeding the hungry to help combat gun violence that's been plaguing the far east side.Read more

4 arrested in connection with Wheeler Mission overdoses

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Detectives confiscated five handguns, nearly 10 pounds of synthetic marijuana and more than $5,000 in cash, several drug paraphernalia items and made four arrests while...Read more

Police arrest two in connection with over two dozen drug overdose cases

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It happened in and around Wheeler Mission on E. Market St.Read more


Shelters are full but they're making room

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Since temperatures dropped into the single digits and below, the shelter has been over capacity, with the day room turned into a sleeping area at night.Read more

Drumstick Dash draws record numbers while helping homeless

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A lot of people began Thanksgiving day on the run, Wheeler Mission hosted it's 15th annual Drumstick Dash Thursday morning. It's an event that helps the homeless and...Read more