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Franciscan Health Rensselaer

219-866-5141

Franciscan ExpressCare Mon-Sat 8am-6pm 219-866-0411

Cancer Support Group ext. 2098
Home Health Hospice ext. 2162
 

 

Filed as: Health Care / Medical Services, Senior Services, Health and Medical, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/12/21

Jasper County Division of Family Resources

1-800-403-0864 or 219-866-4186

331 S. College Ave. Rensselaer, IN 47978-3087

The Division of Family Resources (DFR) is responsible for establishing eligibility for Medicaid, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP - food assistance) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF - cash assistance) benefits. Other programs include IMPACT Job Training, Head Start, Hoosier RX and more.

Filed as: County Government, Health Care / Medical Services, Employment Services, Nutrition / Food Assistance, Government, Health and Medical, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Jasper County Health Department

(219) 866-4917

HOURS: MONDAY- FRIDAY 8:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Shot Clinic - Vaccines - 219-866-9430

Immunization clinic is open on FRIDAYS ONLY from 8:00am-11:00am and 1:00pm-3:30pm, serving children from infant through 18 years of age. Summer clinic hours will be available before the start of a new school year and can be found on their website.

Filed as: County Government, Health Care / Medical Services, Government, Health and Medical
Last Posted: 7/9/20

Jasper County Step Ahead

(219) 866-4918

County Health Initiative

Filed as: County Government, Health Care / Medical Services, Government, Health and Medical
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Northwest Indiana 2-1-1

211

Northwest Indiana 211 is confidential telephone assistance provided by trained call specialists, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for information about health and human service organizations in your community.

Click "Find Help" on the website or dial 2-1-1 from your phone to speak with a live Call Specialist. The Call Specilaist will refer and educate about government programs, community-based organizations, support groups, and other local resources.

Serving Lake, Porter, Newton, Jasper, Starke, and Pulaski Counties, NWI 2-1-1 is operated by Northwest Indiana Community Action and is part of North America's 211 service initiative.

Filed as: Counseling Services, Health Care / Medical Services, Emergency Financial Assistance, Housing, Nutrition / Food Assistance, State Government, Other Social Services, Government, Senior Services, Health and Medical, Social Services
Last Posted: 7/9/20

Northwest Indiana Community Action Corporation

800-826-7871 (Toll Free)

Northwest Indiana Community Action Corporation (NWICA), a government-partnered not-for-profit, is the largest combined Area Agency on Aging and Community Action Agency in Indiana.

Visit online for more information about the services available to Jasper and Newton County residents, from WIC to tax preparation assistance.

Or contact: Central Administrative Office: Northwest Indiana Community Action Corporation (NWICA) 5240 Fountain Drive Crown Point, IN 46307

Main Office: 219.794.1829 (Crown Point) Toll-Free: 800.826.7871 Email: director@nwi-ca.org

Filed as: Counseling Services, Health Care / Medical Services, Emergency Financial Assistance, Housing, Nutrition / Food Assistance, State Government, Other Social Services, Government, Senior Services, Health and Medical, Social Services
Last Posted: 7/9/20