Are you looking for a great place to work or a place where you or a family member to live and be taken care of? There are a lot of senior living facilities out there, and not all of them are equal. So how do you choose where to go? You ask around and find out from those who have been there and done that.
On any given day in Porter County, more than 300 adults and children are without a place to call home. The cost to provide emergency shelter is usually greater than the assistance provided in the form of transitional housing or low income rent subsidies. And the cost to our communities is usually even more when you take into account additional services for hospitalizations and medical care and/or incarceration or police intervention.
Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr and the Hammond Department of Planning and Development present 'Volunteers Are All-Stars," an event planned for Thursday, October 30 from 8-10 a.m. at Dynasty Banquet Hall, 4125 Calumet Ave. in Hammond.
1st Source Bank Foreclosed Home Donation: property at 403 Indiana Street to Habitat for Humanity of Porter County. The Coalition for Affordable Housing (CAH) assisted with the donation process. Thank you 1st Source Bank for your generosity!
The Porter County Community Foundation is helping nonprofit organizations throughout Porter County to build stronger families. The Foundation recently presented a 2014 Community Fund grant check to Dunebrook to help the organization deliver parent education to local families using the Nurturing Parenting program model.
The Valparaiso Police Department couldn't have closed out their week any better. On Friday morning at the Valpo PD Headquarters, members of the police department as well as members from the Bison Financial Group gathered for a special presentation.