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Emergency Financial Assistance

Emergency Financial Assistance

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TRANSIENTS- All Transients should be sent to the Jasper County Sheriff where they will (following a police check) be offered food, gasoline, or housing for one night provided by our Salvation Army Fund.

RESIDENTS- There are several agencies in Rensselaer that may be of help. However, their funding is limited.
Your Township Trustee: May be able to assist with rent, utilities and telephone bills.

Filed as: Emergency Financial Assistance
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Jasper County Community Services

(219) 866-8071

967 E Leopold St, Rensselaer, IN 47978
Senior center with hot lunches and social events. Emergency Energy Assistance Program.
Administers local public transportation by appointment. See Arrowhead Transit.
Nutritition Site 219-866-4333

Filed as: Emergency Financial Assistance, Child Care, Community Organizations, Housing, Nutrition / Food Assistance, Public Transportation, Senior Services, School and Education, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

KV Ministerial Assocation

(219) 987-2771

Emergency Financial Assistance

Filed as: Emergency Financial Assistance, Community Organizations, Philanthropy and Charity, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Northwest Indiana 2-1-1

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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: Emergency Financial Assistance, Health Care / Medical Services, Mental Health, Housing, Nutrition / Food Assistance, Other Social Services, State Government, Government, Senior Services, Health and Medical, Social Services
Last Posted: 12/10/16

Rensselaer Ministerial Association

(219) 394-2339

(Burr Oak Mennonite Church)

Emergency Financial Assistance - By Appointment Only

Filed as: Emergency Financial Assistance, Community Organizations, Philanthropy and Charity, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13

Salvation Army

(219) 394-2339

Burr Oak Mennoninte Church By Appointment Only Also: Gary/Merrillville (219) 887-6588 / Lafayette (765) 742-0006

Filed as: Emergency Financial Assistance, Social Services
Last Posted: 4/9/13