Emergency Assistance

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

http://www.starkecountycada.org

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

www.communityservicesofstarkecounty.org

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

info.kidsvoicein.org

www.kidsvoicein.org

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/


National Domestic Violence Hotline

The National Domestic Violence Hotline can help create a safety plan with victims, friends and family members - anyone who is concerned about their own safety or the safety of someone else.

Call today

  • 1-800-799-7233
  • 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

or visit www.thehotline.org/


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

www.saintthomasaquinas.net

Services: financial, food, utilities


Starke/Pulaski Habitat for Humanity

P.O. Box 46

Winamac, Indiana 46996

Phone: 574-896-2811 / 574-946-3552

www.sphabitat.org

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

www.ywcancin.org

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