Greater Hammond Community Services
Serving clients as usual during this closed period with only necessary face to face interactions by appointment only (scheduled in advance by calling (219) 932-4800 ext. 104). Documentation will be accepted in the following ways: 1. Drop off necessary paperwork in the outside drop box, located on the Cedar Ave side of the building 2. Upload necessary paperwork and email to: firstname.lastname@example.org 3. Mail necessary paperwork to the following address: GHCS, 824 Hoffman St, Hammond IN 46327
St. Matthias Parish
101 W. Burrell Dr.
Crown Point, IN 46307
North Township TrusteeGovernment
Rent and mortgage assistance. Must be a North Township resident (Hammond, Whiting, Munster, Highland, East Chicago)
Lake County Economic Development DepartmentGovernment
St. John the Baptist Church
1849 Lincoln Ave
Whiting, IN 46394
Salvation Army: East Chicago Corps & Community CenterNon-profit
The Salvation Army provides emergency assistance to help with mortgage/rent, utility bills, clothing, medication bills, and other needs in order to keep families in their homes.
513 W. Chicago Ave.
East Chicago, IN 46312
Lake County, IN County
COVID-19: Staff members are working remotely. Please email email@example.com. In your initial request, include your city or town of residence. Documents that will help determine eligibility: Indiana ID | Most recent pay stub | Proof of household members (most recent tax return) | Default or warning notice | Documentation that you are out of work due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Salvation Army: Gary-MerrillvilleNon-profit
COVID-19: To keep our clients, staff, and volunteers safe, and in accordance with city and state guidelines, some programs at The Salvation Army Gary-Merrillville Corps Community Center are closed until further notice. Modified programs and services may still be available. Food and hygiene kits as well as funding for utility assistance are available by appointment. Staff will be taking the canteen out March 29 to deliver food, hygiene items, and prayer at local apartment complexes from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. For the most up-to-date information, please contact us at 219-887-6588.
Salvation Army: Hammond / Munster
Rent must be $300 or less or paid down to $300. Must provide current bill, current picture ID, proof of income, birth certificates for those living in the home, and rental lease. Available only for residents of Hammond, Munster, Dyer, Griffith, St. John, Highland and Schererville. Appointments only. Call 219-838-0380.
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, District CouncilChurch
St. Thomas More -- SVDPChurch
COVID-19 Update: Continuing to operate. For assistance, call 219-836-8610. After a short eligibility interview, if you are eligible, assistance will be provided.
St. Thomas Aquinas Conference of St. Vincent de PaulChurch
Serves Knox, Hamlet, Monterey and Walkerton, basically the eastern portion of Starke County. May be able to provide rent assistance. Please contact 574-806-0431 to talk with someone about your needs and the St. Vincent de Paul team will determine how they may be able to assist you.
Salvation Army: Hammond / Munster
Clients can receive emergency financial assistance for a rent or mortgage payment. Clients will be referred to the Hope Network, a network of churches that pledge payments towards the bill. For eligibility information, please visit our website: www.salarmyhammond.org