Fulton County

 

Fulton County Agency Directory

Categories

Child Care/Preschool
Counseling/Substance Abuse
Early Childhood/Pregnancy
Economic Development
Education/Workplace Training
Elderly Services
Emergency Assistance/Social and Human Services
Funding, Non-Profit/Scholarships
Government
Health/Medical
Libraries
Community Resources
Special Needs
Substance Abuse Support Groups
Transportation
Youth

Child Care/Preschool

Adventure Island Preschool
808 E. Talmer Ave.
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-2708 or 574-249-0486
www.facebook.com/AdventureIslandPreschool

Community Coordinated Child Care
(The 4Cs)
401 E. Colfax Ave., Ste. 210
South Bend, IN 46617
Phone: 574-289-7815
Fax: 574-289-1922
www.4csindiana.org
Hours: Monday- Thursday, 8am-7pm; Friday, 8am-5pm
Other services: education, programs, special needs, food, employment/training

Early Childhood Alliance
3320 Fairfield Ave.
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
Phone: 260-745-2501
Toll Free: 1-800-423-1498
Fax: 260-744-3473
Hours: Monday-Thursday,
7:30am-5:30pm
Friday: 7:30am-5:30pm
Other Services: childcare, early childhood education, parenting skills, food program

Foundations Child Care and Preschool
6020 S. 300 E. Knox, IN 46354
Phone: 574-772-2277
www.kvcdaycare.wordpress.com

Knox Elementary Preschools
210 W. Culver Road Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-1633
www.knox.k12.in.us

Little Lambs Preschool
1600 S. Heaton St. Knox, IN 46354
Phone: 574-772-4301

Little Lights Preschool
210 Central Ave.
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-5927
www.njumc.com/content/preschool

Marshall-Starke Head Start
401 E. Washington Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2347 / 574-936-7412
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
Other Services: special needs, handicapped, medical, transportation

Oregon-Davis Preschool
5998 N. 750 E. Hamlet, IN 46532
Phone: 574-867-2711
www.od.k12.in.us

Paths to Quality
www.childcareindiana.org

St. Peter Lutheran Preschool
810 W. Talmer Ave.
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-5933
www.stpeternorthjudson.org

Counseling/Substance Abuse

American Cancer Society
130 Red Coach Dr. Mishawaka, IN 46545
Phone: 574-257-9789
Fax: 574-257-9790
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5pm
Other services: education, programs, medical, transportation

Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation
954 Eastporte Center, Ste. C
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219-462-0521
Fax: 219-464-8824
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
Other Services: education, employment/training, government, handicapped

Catholic Charities
321 W. 11th St. Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: 219-879-9312
www.catholic-charities.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Other Services: food, clothing, homeless, counseling

Family Focus, Inc.
660 Morthland Dr. Valparaiso, IN 46385
Phone: 800-582-4198
www.familyfocusinc.net
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
Other Services: financial, programs, special needs, income maintenance, youth services, substance abuse, transportation, utilities

Michiana Behavioral Health Center
1800 North Oak Rd. Plymouth, IN 46563
Phone: 574-936-3784
www.michianabehavioralhealthcenter.com
Hours: 24 hours
Other Services: youth services, medical detox, substance abuse

Porter-Starke Services
1003 S. Edgewood Dr. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-4040
Fax: 574-772-7144
www.porterstarke.org
Hours: Monday and Wednesday, 8am-6pm; Tuesday and Thursday, 8am-8pm; and Friday, 8am-5pm
Other services: programs, youth services, medical, substance abuse, counseling, education

Early Childhood/Pregnancy

Bella Vita Pregnancy Resource Center
52 W. Lake St., IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2877
www.bellavitaprc.webs.com
Hours: Tuesday and Thursday, 2pm-7pm
Other services: counseling, education, parenting classes

Car Seat Program, IU Health-Starke Hospital
101 E. Culver Rd Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-6231
Hours: by appointment

Healthy Families of Family Focus
660 Morthland Dr. Valparaiso, IN 46385
Phone: 219-956-2693 / 877-392-0044
www.familyfocusinc.net

March of Dimes
604 S. Eddy St. Ste. A
South Bend, IN 46615
Phone: 574-289-9519 / 800-905-9255
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Other Services: programs

Starke County Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
17 N. Main St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2175
Fax: 574-772-2764
Hours: Monday, 8am-7pm; Tuesday, 8am-5pm; Wednesday, Closed; Thursday, 8am-5:00pm; Friday, 8am-12:00pm (noon). The office is closed every day 12:00-12:30 for lunch. Other Services: clothing, food (vouchers), medical

Economic Development

Starke County Economic Development Foundation, Inc.
1915 S. Heaton Street
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-5627
http://www.scedf.biz


Education

Boy Scouts, LaSalle Council
1340 South Bend Ave.
South Bend, IN 46617
Phone: 574-289-0337
www.lasallecouncilbsa.org

Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
954 Eastporte Center, Ste. C
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219-462-0521 / 877-847-9888
Other Services: counseling, employment/training, government, handicapped

The Crossing
2616 S. US Highway 35 Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-207-0416
www.crossingeducation.com

Girl Scouts Northern Indiana-Michiana
3620 Deahl Ct. Fort Wayne, IN 46825
Phone: 800-283-4812
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
www.girlscoutsnorthernindiana-michiana.org
Other Services: programs, youth service

Junior Achievement of Starke County
1601 E. Amsler Road
Rensselaer, IN 47978
Phone: 219-869-1960
www.jani.org/starke-county

Knox Community School Corp.
#2 Redskin Trail Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574 772-1600
Fax: 574 772-1608

Marshall-Starke Development Center
1901 Pidco Dr. Plymouth, IN 46363
Phone: 574-936-9400
Fax: 574-936-4537
Hours: 8am-4:30pm
Other Services: special needs, employment/training, handicapped

North Judson School Corp.
801 Campbell Dr.
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-2155

Oregon-Davis Community School Corp.
5998 N. 750 E. Hamlet, IN 46532
Phone: 574-867-2111
Fax: 574-867-8191

Psi Iota Xi
3275 S. Range R00d
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-772-4384
Other services: special needs, scholarships

Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service
53 E .Washington St. (Courthouse)
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-9141
Fax: 574-772-6900
Hours: 8am-4pm
Other Services: programs, youth services

Starke County Youth Club
P.O. Box 442, 901 S. Main St.
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-1600 x1821
info@thescyc.org
www.thescyc.org
Other services: education, youth services

Twenty-first Century Scholars Support Program (Northwest Region)
Phone: 317-617-0362 / 888-528-4719
vjones@che.in.gov
scholars@che.in.gov

Education/Workplace Training

Indiana Workforce Development
Sagamore Center, 300 Legacy Plaza W.
La Porte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-981-1520
Fax: 219-362-2175
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm

SCILL Center
P.O. Box 153, 1300 Kloeckner
Knox, IN 46536
Phone: 574-772-8001 / 574-936-8898
www.scill.biz
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-3:30pm
Other Services: employment/training

Starke County Adult Learning Center
1913 S. Heaton St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-6882 ext. 3 / 574-249-8720
starkealc@innovativeworkforce.com

Work One Express-Starke County
1903 S. Heaton St., Ste. B
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-6882
Fax: 574-772-6899
www.in.gov/dwd/WorkOne
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 8am to 4:30pm; Thursday, 10am-4:30pm
Other services: programs, employment/training

Transition Resources Corp.
851 Marietta, Ste. 800
South Bend, IN 46617
Phone: 800-662-8270 / 574-237-9407
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
Other Services: programs, employment/training

Elderly Services

Adult Protective Services
809 State St., Ste. 501A
La Porte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-326-6808
Fax: 219-324-9394
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: special needs, government, handicapped

Center for Hospice Care
112S Center St. Plymouth, IN 46563
Phone: 574-935-4511 / 800-467-7423
www.centerforhospice.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm
Other Services: education, special needs, elderly services, handicapped, medical

Community Services of Starke County
311 E Culver Rd. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-7070
Fax. 574-772-7281
www.communityservicesofstarkecounty.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: food, transportation, senior center, home-delivered meals, homemaker program, food pantry

Golden Living Center
300 E. Culver Rd. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-6248
Fax. 574-772-7826
www.goldenliving.com
Hours: 9am-4pm
Other Services: financial, government, medical, nursing home

Miller’s Merry Manor Nursing Home
P.O. Box 608, 635 Oakhill Ave.
Plymouth, IN 46563
Phone: 574-936-9981
Fax: 573-936-9307
www.millersmerrymanor.com
Hours: 8am-5pm
Other services: medical, transportation

Pulaski Health Care Center
624 E. 13th St. Winamac, IN 46996
Phone: 574-946-4785 / 574-946-3394
d.davis@sugardog.com
Hours: 8am-5pm

Wintersong Village Nursing Home
1005 S. Edgewood Dr. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-5826
Fax. 574-772-7084
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm

Emergency Assistance/Social and Human Services

American Lung Association
115 W. Washington, Ste. 1180 S.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Phone: 260-486-2002 / 317-819-1187
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
Other Services: programs

American Red Cross (St. Joseph Chapter)
3220 E Jefferson Blvd.
South Bend, IN 46615
Phone: 574-234-0191 (24 hr.)
Fax: 574-234-0194
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:30am-5pm; Friday, 8:30am-4pm
Other Services: food, medical, shelter

The Caring Place
3107 Cascade Dr. Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 219-464-0840 / 574-772-2222
Other services: domestic abuse assistance, programs, shelter (victims)

Coalition Against Domestic Abuse
P.O. Box 228 Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-3331
Fax: 574-772-4956
Other services: education, programs, shelter (transitional)

Community Services of Starke County
311 E. Culver Rd. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-7070
Fax: 574-772-7281
www.communityservicesofstarkecounty.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: food, transportation, senior center, home-delivered meals, homemaker program, food pantry

Dunebrook/Community Partners
7451 W. Johnson Rd
Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: 219-874-0007 / 800-897-0007
www.dunebrook.org
Other Services: Programs

Kids’ Closet – A Ministry of the North Judson United Methodist Church
210 Central Ave.
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-5927
Services: clothing and school supplies

Salvation Army
311 E. Culver Rd. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-7070
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: medical, shelter, utilities

Society of St. Vincent de Paul – North Judson
303 Keller Ave. North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-249-0162
www.cyril.catholicweb.com
Other Services: financial, food, utilities

Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Knox
406 E. Washington St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-806-0431 / 574-772-4134
www.saintthomasaquinas.net
Other Services: financial, food, utilities

Starke County Division of Family Resources (See Medical/Health)

Starke/Pulaski Habitat for Humanity
P.O. Box 46 Winamac, IN 46996
Phone: 574-896-2811 / 574-946-3552
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:30pm
www.sphabitat.org

YWCA of North Central Indiana
1102 S. Fellows St.
South Bend IN, 46601
Phone: 574-233-9491
www.ywcancin.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm
Other services: clothing, counseling, education, programs, special needs, employment/training, food, legal, shelter, substance abuse, transportation

Funding, Non-Profit/Scholarships

KV-REMC Operation Roundup
P.O. Box 157, 8642 W. US Hwy. 30
Wanatah, IN 46390
Phone: 219-733-2511 / 800-552-2622

Psi Iota Xi (see education)

Starke County Community Foundation
310 Lane St., Ste. B
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-772-3665
http://www.nicf.org/starke/scholarships.html

Starke County Scholarship Foundation
2480 S. 350 E. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-3055 / 574-772-3781

Starke United Fund (see Starke County Community Foundation)
https://www.nicf.org/starke/starkeunited.html

Government

Bass Lake Conservancy District
4450 E. 450 S. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2974
info@basslakeconservancydistrict.com
www.basslakeconservancydistrict.com

City of Knox
101 W. Washington St.
Knox, Indiana 45534
Phone: 574-772-4553
www.cityofknox.net

Social Security Administration
3810 Calumet Ave. Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: 888-472-6120
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm
Other Services: government

Starke Circuit Court Probation Dept.
53 E. Washington St., Courthouse 2nd floor
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-9151
Fax. 574-772-9159
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: programs, government, legal, youth services, substance abuse

Starke County Community Corrections
1909 S. Heaton St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2258
www.co.starke.in.us/departments/community-corrections
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm

Starke County Government
53 E. Mound St. Knox, Indiana 46534
Phone: 574-772-9901
www.co.starke.in.us

Starke County Solid Waste Management District
P.O. Box 500, 3835 E 250 N, Suite B
Knox, IN 46534
scsw46534@hotmail.com

Town of Hamlet
P.O. Box 181, 10 S. Starke St.
Hamlet, Indiana 46532
Phone: 574-867-3541

Town of North Judson
310 Lane St. North Judson, Indiana 46366
Phone: 574-896-3340

Township, California
Trustee: Judy Ahlenius
6809 S. Shewski Rd Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2622

Township, Center
Trustee: Julie Mann
2660 S. 350 E. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-7646

Township, Davis
Trustee: Robin Latimer
7475 N. 300 E. Hamlet, IN 46532
Phone: 574-867-6053

Township, Jackson
Trustee: Robert Schmidt
2360 E. SR 10 North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-772-5662

Township, North Bend
Trustee: Byron Walters
8970 S. Main Ora, IN 46968
Phone: 574-542-2840

Township, Oregon
Trustee: Mark Allen
7455 N. 900 E. Walkerton, IN 46574
Phone: 574-910-9030

Township, Railroad
Trustee: Mandy Thomason
9080 W. San Pierre Rd.
San Pierre, IN 46374
Phone: 219-828-3747

Township, Washington
Trustee: Cathy Benko (Ewing)
7235 E. 50 S. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2812

Township, Wayne
Trustee: Clara Shacht
4930 S. 100 W. North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-869-3075

Veterans Service Office
Government Building
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-9132
Fax: 574-772-9121
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, 8am-12pm and 1pm-4pm
Other Services: counseling, financial, programs, government, income maintenance, medical, transportation

Health/Medical

Duneland Dialysis
1008 S. Edgewood Dr. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 514-772-2480

HealthLinc, Knox
104 E. Culver Rd. Ste. 101
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-7400
www.healthlincchc.org

IU Health-Starke Memorial Hospital
101 E Culver Road, Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-6231
Hours: by appointment

Moving Starke County Forward
Phone: 574-772-3876
www.facebook.com/MovingStarkeCountyForward

Starke County Health Dept.
53 E. Washington St., Courthouse 1st floor
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-9137 / 574-772-9174 / 574-772-9139 / 574-772-9137
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: education, programs, special needs, medical

Starke County Division of Family Resources 1921 S. Heaton St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-3640
Other Services: emergency assistance, TANF, SNAP (food stamps), and Healthy Indiana/Medicaid

Starke County EMS
P.O. Box 353, Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-9140
scemaems@col.starke.in.us
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: transportation

Libraries

North Judson Wayne Township Library
208 Keller Ave. North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-2841
Fax: 574-896-2892
www.njwt.lib.in.us
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 11am-8pm; Friday, 11am-6pm; Saturday, 10am-3pm

Henry F. Schricker Public Library, Knox
152 W. Culver Road Knox IN, 46534
Phone: 574-772-7323
Fax: 574-772-4207
www.starkecountylibrary.org
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9am-7pm; Friday and Saturday, 9am-5pm
Other Services: programs, government

Starke County Public Library, Hamlet
6 N. Starke St. Hamlet, IN 46532
Phone: 574-867-6033
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday, 9am-12pm

Starke County Public Library, Koontz Lake
7954 N. State Road 23
Walkerton, Indiana 46574
Phone: 574-586-3353
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday, 8am-11am

Starke County Public Library, San Pierre
103 S. Broadway St.
San Pierre, Indiana 46366
Phone: 219-828-4352

Community Resources

Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum
P.O. Box 75, 507 Mulberry Street
North Judson, Indiana 46563
Phone: (574) 896-3950
http://www.hoosiervalley.org

Museum of Firearm Cartridges
Hamlet, IN 46532
Phone: 574-867-3421

Starke County Chamber of Commerce
400 N. Heaton St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-5548
Fax: 574-772-0867
info@starkecountychamber.com

Starke County Economic Development Foundation, Inc.
1915 S. Heaton Street
Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-5627
http://www.scedf.biz

Starke County Historical Society
401 S. Main St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-4311/ 574-772-5393
Hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 12pm-4pm
www.starkehistory.com
Other services: programs

Starke County Humane Society
0104 W. State Road 10
North Judson, IN 46366
Phone: 574-896-5060
www.facebook.com/StarkeCountyHumaneSociety
Hours: Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm
Other Services: education

Special Needs

Center for Hospice Care (see Elderly Services)

Family Focus, Inc. (see Counseling)

Indiana Outreach Services: (Community Services with All Deaf (CSAD))
6910 North. Main Street, Mail Unit 10
Granger, IN 45630
Phone: 574-247-6047
www.uhs-in.org/all_deaf.html

Indiana School for the Blind and
Visually Impaired
7725 N. College Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46240
Phone: 317-253-1481
Fax. 317-251-6511
Hours: Monday-Friday, 7am-3:30pm

Marshall-Starke Development Center
1901 Pidco Dr. Plymouth, IN 46363
Phone: 574-936-9400
Fax: 574-936-4537
http://marshall-starke.org
Hours: 8am–4:30pm
Other Services: special needs, employment/training, handicapped

Memorial Homecare
2602 S U.S. 35 Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-273-2273 / 574-772-4316
Hours: 9am-5pm
Other Services: medical equipment

Outreach Services for the Deaf/HH Child
Phone: 317-550-4828/ 317-550-4853
outreach@isd.k12.in.us
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm
Other Services: special needs

Pathfinder Services, Inc.
P.O. Box 431, 1601 W. Jefferson, Ste. 15
Plymouth , IN 46563
Phone: 574-936-5610
Fax: 574-936-7643
Hours: 8am-4:30pm
Other services: shelter

Substance Abuse Support Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Al-Anon (Open to family and friends)
Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

(AA) Monday at 6:30pm
Koontz Lake Library
7954 North State Road 23
Walkerton, IN 46574
Phone: 574-586-3353

(AA) Tuesday at 7:00pm
Knox Fellowship Group
St. Thomas Church
406 E. Washington St. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-4134

(AA) Thursday at 6pm
Koontz Lake Library
7954 North State Road 23
Walkerton, IN 46574
Phone: 574-586-3353

(AA) Thursday at 7pm
North Judson United Methodist Church
210 Central St. North Judson, IN 46366

(Al-Anon) Wednesday at 6:30pm
Porter-Starke Services
1003 Edgewood Dr. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-4040

(Al-Anon) Thursday at 7pm
For women only
North Judson Community Building
417 Lane St. North Judson, IN 46366

(NA) Friday at 6:30pm
Eagle Creek Church
280 S. 700 E. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-3558

(AA) Sunday at 6pm
Lions Club Building – Bass Lake
State Road 210 Knox, IN 46534

(NA)
Saturday at 4-5pm
Eagle Creek Church
280 S. 700 E. Knox, IN 46534

(NA)
Monday at 10:30-11:30am
IU Starke Hospital
102 East Culver Rd. Knox, IN 46534

Drug and Tobacco Free Starke County
Church of the Heartland
P.O. Box 530 Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-207-5072
email: dtfscinc@yahoo.com

Freedom Fridays
Church of the Heartland
6020 S. 300 E. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-2277
Hours: First Friday of every month at 6:30pm.

Women Anchored in Hope
Hamlet United Methodist Church
506 Pearl St. Hamlet, IN 46532
Phone: 574-867-3161
Hours: Wednesday, 4pm
Services: Support group for women recovering from substance abuse.

Transportation

Community Services of Starke County (See Elderly Services)
Public transportation, 8am-4pm

Youth

A Positive Approach to Teen Health
1755 Thornapple Circle
Valparaiso, IN 46385
Phone: 219-548-8783
info@pathblazer.org
www.positiveteenhealth.org

Boy Scouts, The LaSalle Council (See Education)

Family Focus, Inc. (see Counseling)

Girl Scouts Northern Indiana-Michiana (see Education)

Michiana Behavioral Health Center (see Counseling)

Porter-Starke Counseling Center (see Counseling)

Purdue University Extension (see Education)

Starke Circuit Court Probation Dept. (see Government)

Starke County A.B.A.T.E.
2380 S. 450 E. Knox, IN 46534
Phone: 574-772-6842
Fax: 574-772-4528
Other Services: Provide toys for kids at Christmas time

Starke County Youth Club (see Education)

Twenty-first Century Scholars Support Program (see Education)