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Area Agency on Aging, Area 1 / Northwest Indiana Community Action Corp.

Last Update:12/8/2017
Contact:
Title:
Address:5240 Fountain Drive
Crown Point, IN 46307
County:Lake
Phone:219-794-1829
Toll Free:800-826-7871
Fax:219-794-1860
TDY:888-814-7597
E-Mail:
Website:www.nwi-ca.org
Mission
To help people to be independent and advocate for those who can't.
Program Description
Northwest Community Action Corporation is a regional not-for-profit organization that provides assistance to people of all phases and walks of life. We are the designated Area Agency on Aging and Community Action Corporation, as well as Northwest Indiana's 2-1-1 Information and Assistance Call Center.

Our agency offers a variety of services to individuals and families in order for them to maintain independence and self-sufficiency; while strengthening our community's local economy. Below is a listing of programs that may be of interest to you, your family, friends or neighbors:
  • Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
  • Asset Building and Tax Preparation
  • Family Caregiver Support
  • Family Development
  • In-Home Assistance
  • Energy Assistance
  • Nursing Home Pre-Admission
  • Ombudsman
  • Section 8 Housing
  • Nutrition Services
  • Weatherization Assistance
  • 2-1-1 Information and Assistance
For more information on the items above or on any of the programs NWICA offers, please dial 2-1-1or 1-800-826-7871 for an Information and Assistance Call Specialist.
Financial
Services
Employment/Supported Employment
Family Support
Financial Assistance
Home Modifications
Information & Referral
Medicaid Waiver
Nutrition/Dietary Information
Counties Serviced
Jasper
Lake
Laporte
Newton
Porter
Pulaski
Starke
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