Our Families


We offer assistance and programs for adult basic education, job training, employment opportunities, financial literacy, income support and more.
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Our neighborhoods grow stronger when we work, learn and celebrate together, so all of our events and activities are open to the public.


Friendship and kinship are vital to overcoming life’s challenges. These connections offer experience, strength and hope for the mind, body and spirit.

Need a Ride to work, school, grocery store, child care or doctor? Request a ride with the Midtown-Get-Around!

You must live in the neighborhoods of Butler Tarkington, Crown Hill, Mapleton Fallcreek or Meridian Kessler. Vans are capable of wheelchair transport, and follow strict health and safety guidelines.  You must wear a mask.

Service is currently available Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Service is not always available on holidays, so please check with us.  Call Robyn at 317-923-4581 for more information.  Follow these three easy steps to request a ride:

1. Enroll in the program - if you're new to the MLK Center

2. Purchase a Voucher.   $2 per ride or 10 for $18.  Click the price to purchase online, or ride vouchers can be purchased at the MLK Center front desk.  Fees will be changing in May 2022.

3.  Request a ride with as much notice as possible.  We will contact you to confirm the pickup and drop off details.