Resources

 

Food Assistance 

 

W.I.C. Women, Infants, & Children

1450 E. Joliet St., Suite 206

Crown Point, IN

800-663-9279

 

F.S.S.A Family & Social Services Administration

(Food stamps, Medicaid, & Hoosier Health Ins.)

1865 Summit St.

Crown Point, IN

800-403-0864

 

Medicaid Information

800-457-4584

 

Meals on Wheels

219-756-3663

 

Employment/Unemployment

 

Accountemps - No Fee

707 E. 80th Place

Merrillville, IN

219-736-1303

 

Davis Staffing - No Fee

7017 Indianapolis Blvd.

Hammond, IN 

1-219-844-4888

 

Kelly Services

127 E. 113th St.

Crown Point, IN

219-738-2488

 

Roman Staffing

2449 45th Street

Suite D

Highland, IN

219-924-4413

 

Work One

5243 Hohman Avenue

Hammond, IN 

219-937-0381

or 219-933-8332

 

Additional Agencies

 

Social Security

1401 E. 84th Place

Merrillville, IN

219-769-2671

 

Legal Aide

504 Broadway

Room 301

Gary, IN 

219-886-3161

 

Child Support Prosecuter's Office

232 Russell Street

Hammond, IN

219-883-3333

 

G.E.D/E.S.L (Times Vary)

1515 W. Lincoln Highway

Schererville, IN

219-322-6700

 

Rent/Mortgage Assistance

 

NICAC (Section 8 Housing)

5240 Fountain Drive

Crown Point, IN

219-794-1829

 

Catholic Charities

940 Broadway

Gary, IN

219-886-3549

 

Salvation Army

4800 Harrison

Gary, IN

219-887-6588

 

Security Deposit/Home Repairs

 

LCCED (Mrs. Hooks)

2293 N. Main Street

Crown Point, IN

219-755-3232

 

Utility Assistance

 

SLCCS (South Lake County Community Services)

1450 E. Joliet Street

Crown Point, IN

21-663-0627

 

Catholic Charities

940 Broadway

Gary, IN

219-886-3549

 

Salvation Army (Munster)

219-838-0380

 

St. Michael's Good Samaritans

219-322-4505 EXT. 250

 

Transportation

 

SLCCS (South Lake County Community Services)

1450 E. Joliet Street

Crown Point, IN

21-663-0627

 

Lee's Ride Service

219-308-9411

 

Pre-natal Care/Pregnancy/Children

 

The Answer

219-947-2272

 

St. Monica's Home

219-865-2141

 

Geminus (Step Ahead)

219-985-1417

 

Healthcare/Clinics

 

Catherine McAulie (Free)                                                  

5514 Hohman Avenue 

Hammond, IN  

219-933-2018                                                                                                                          

 

Regional Health Clinic (Three Locations)

4022 Hohman Avenue, Hammond (Dental)

559 State Street, Hammond

3903 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago   

(219)937-3300 

 

St. Claire's (Free)

1121 Indiana Street

Crown Point, IN 

219-663-2160

 

East Chicago Comm. Health

1313 W. Chicago Avenue

East Chicago, IN 

219-397-1196

 

Medicine (Low cost)

 

RX for Indiana

877-793-0765

 

P.P.A. (for no prescription coverage)

888-477-2669

 

Eye Care

 

Eye Care America

Senior (65 yrs. old), Glaucoma, and Senior Diabetic Eye Care 

www.eyecareamerica.org

800-222-3937

 

Children's Eye Care

877-887-6327

 

Dental

 

IN Donated Dental Services

P.O Box 872

Indianapolis, IN

800-452-6022

 

North Shore Health

6450 U.S. Hwy 6

Portage, IN

219-765-5354

 

Regional Health Clinic

4022 Hohman Avenue

Hammond, IN  

(219)937-3300  

 

Hoosier Health Care

800-403-0864

 

Agency For Abused Women

 

Fair Haven Center for Women

2645 Ridge Road

Highland, IN

219-961-4357

 

St. Jude House

Crown Point, IN

219-662-7066

 

Assisted Living Facilities

 

Sterling House of Merrillville

219-736-9383

 

Towne Centre Retirement Community

219-736-2900

 

Rapid Re-Housing

 

Catholic Charities (Otilia or Sister Barbara)

219-886-9096 EXT. 313

 

 

 
 
Important State and Federal Contact Information

The following list of numbers should help you find the answers and/or assistance you may need in a timely fashion.  I hope you keep this list and find it helpful.  I urge you to contact my office if you have additional concerns about state government.

 

           

Indiana House                                                 1-800-382-9842

           

Indiana Senate                                                1-800-382-9467

           

Office of the Governor                                   1-317-232-4567

           

Secretary of State                                          1-317-232-6531

           

Medicaid Information                                      1-317-233-4455

           

Child Support Helpline                                    1-317-233-5437

           

Bureau of Motor Vehicles                               1-317-232-2840

           

Natural Resources                                          1-317-232-4020

           

Department of Corrections                             1-317-232-5715

           

Department of Education                               1-317-232-6611

           

Department of Labor                                      1-317-232-2655

           

Social Security                                                1-800-772-1213

           

Unclaimed Property                                        1-800-447-5598

           

Unemployment Claims                                   1-800-437-9136

           

Medicare (Federal)                                         1-800-633-4227

           

I. R. S. (Federal)                                             1-800-829-1040

           

Department of Revenue                                 1-317-232-2240

           

Family & Social Services                               1-800-622-4932