Clothing Assistance

  1. American Red Cross
    791 E. 83rd Avenue, Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 756-5360

    Clothing and limited food assistance.
    In case of fire or flood, emergency shelter for one day.

  2. Christian Fellowship Church
    605-165th Street, Hammond, IN 46324
    Rev. Michael Matiscik
    (219) 931-5177

    Counseling by appointment only.
    Clothing pantry from 9 a.m. to noon second Friday of the month.
    Provides ESL training.

  3. Family Christian Center

    340 W. 45th St., Munster, IN 46321
    Pastor Steve Munsey                    
    Office: (219) 838-2295
    Cell: (219) 688-3356

    Operation Care provides food boxes and clothing from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to noon Friday at 1300 N. Broad St. in Griffith. Back entrance distribution only.

  4. Hammond Christian Reformed Church
    1910 – 167th Street, Hammond, IN 46324 
    Rev. John Kostelyk
    (219) 844-3331   

    Food pantry, clothing and counseling by appointment only.
    Church is part of Love INC network.
    Free dinner last Thursday of the month. 

  5. House of Glory Word Outreach

    4009 Fir Street, East Chicago, IN 46312
    Pastor William & Jennifer Nelson
    (219) 392-1457

    Food pantry and clothing open second and fourth Saturday of month.

    Care Kitchen  open from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  6. Living Water Missionary Baptist Church
    6511 Jefferson Avenue, Hammond, IN 46324
    (219) 937-4346

    SAFE/YADA Community Outreach

    Helps clients in need of food and clothing. Assists with form completion.

    Offers limited transportation service. Other services include domestic 

    violence prevention, parenting classes, and standardized test preparation for GED, ACT and SAT.

  7. New Life House of God
    636 Conkey Street, Hammond, IN 46324
    Pastors Grant and Renee Allison
    (219) 937-1055

    Provides daycare and waives copays for families unable to pay.
    Counseling by appointment only. Clothing and food assistance.
    Youth program open to all. Ministry refers persons to Hammond Career Center for Educational Programs.

  8. North Township Trustee’s Office – Frank J. Mrvan

    5947 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, In 46320
    (219) 932-2530

    2105 Broadway, East Chicago, In  46312
    (219) 398-2435

    Provides clothing based on application process.

  9. Seventh Day Adventist

    6910 Walnut Avenue, Hammond, IN 46323
    Pastor Alan Shepard
    (219) 844-8470

    Clothing, food pantry and healthcare wellness ministry.

  10. The Gate
    5670 Sohl Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320
    Rev. Scott  Calaway
    (219) 933-7013

    Cream Center food and clothing pantry may be utilized once a month.  

    Provides formula and children’s clothing. Donates to Love Inc.

  11. Woodmar United Methodist Church
    7320 Northcote Avenue, Hammond, IN 46324
    Alex Stone
    (219) 844-3030

    Quarterly kids closet clothing give away, preschool and a 

    kid’s club for elementary students from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays.
    ​​​​​​​AA group meetings.