Emergency Assistance / Social & Human Services

posted Mar 7, 2017, 11:34 AM by North Judson-Wayne Township Public Library   [ updated Oct 18, 2017, 2:55 PM ]
American Red Cross (St. Joseph Chapter)
3220 E. Jefferson Blvd 
South Bend, Indiana  46615
Phone:  574-234-0191 (24 hours) 
Fax 574-234-0194
Hours:  Monday - Thursday = 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
                Friday = 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Services:  food, medical, shelter
If you have family in any area that is hit by a natural disaster the American Red Cross has set up an application that will allow them to let you know that they are safe and well. You can also use it to let friends and family know if you are safe and well if a natural disaster hits our area or an area you are visiting. Just visit https://safeandwell.communityos.org/cms/index.php and follow the instructions.

The Caring Place 
3107 Cascade Drive 
Valparaiso, Indiana  46383
Phone:  219-464-0840 / 574-772-2222
Services:  domestic abuse assistance, programs, shelter (victims)

Coalation Against Domestic Abuse (CADA)
P. O. Box 228
Knox, Indiana  46534
Phone:  574-772-3331
Fax:  574-772-4956
Services:  education, programs, shelter (transitional) 

Community Services of Starke County 
311 E. Culver Road 
Knox, Indiana  46534
Phone:  574-772-7070
Fax:  574-772-7281 
Hours:  Monday - Friday = 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Services:  food, transportation, senior center, home-delivered meals, homemaker program, food pantry 

Department of Child Services 
318 East Culver Road 
Knox, Indiana 46534 
Phone:  574-772-3411
Fax:   317 232-1330
Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline:  1-800-800-5556
Hours:  8 AM - 4:30PM, Central Time Zone

Furniture Ministry - North Judson United Methodist Church
210 W. Central Avenue 
North Judson, Indiana  46366
Phone:  574-896-5927

Kids' Closet - A Ministry of the North Judson United Methodist Church 
210 Central 
North Judson, Indiana  46366
Phone:  574-896-5927
Services:  clothing and school supplies 

Kids' Voice of Indiana
9150 Harrison Park Ct., Suite C. 
Indianapolis, Indiana  46216
Phone:  317-558-287 
Fax:  317-558-2945
Kids’ Voice of Indiana protects abused and neglected children by providing child advocacy, legal education, and family visitation through three programs:
Bette J. Dick Guardian ad Litem for Kids Program - https://www.kidsvoicein.org/gal-kids/
Derelle Watson-Duvall Children’s Law Center of Indiana - https://www.kidsvoicein.org/childrens-law-center-indiana-clci/
Jenny Miller Safe Child Parenting Time Program - https://www.kidsvoicein.org/safe-child-parenting-time/

Salvation Army 
311 E. Culver Road 
Knox, Indiana  46534
Phone:  574-772-7070
Hours:  Monday - Friday = 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Services:  medical, shelter, utilities 

Society of St. Vincent de Paul (North Judson)
303 Keller Avenue 
North Judson, Indiana  46366
Phone:  574-249-0162
Services:  financial, food, utilities

Society of St. Vincent de Paul (Knox) 
406 E. Washington Street
Knox, Indiana  46534
Phone:  574-806-0431 / 574-772-4134
Services:  financial, food, utilities

Starke/Pulaski Habitat for Humanity 
P.O. Box 46 
Winamac, Indiana  46996
Phone:  574-896-2811 / 574-946-3552
Hours:  Monday - Friday = 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

YWCA of North Central Indiana 
1102 S, Fellows Street
South Bend, Indiana  46601 
Phone:  574-233-9491
Hours:  Monday - Friday = 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Services:  clothing, counseling, education, programs, special needs, employment/training, food, legal, shelter, substance abuse, transportation