Prescription Drug Needs

  1. North Township Trustee’s Office
    5947 Hohman Avenue, Hammond, IN 46320
    (219) 932-2530
    ​​​​​​​2105 Broadway, East Chicago, IN 46312 
    (219) 398-2435
    Trustee Frank J. Mrvan

    Provides prescription drugs based on application.

  2. Salvation Army

    225 Columbia Avenue, Munster, IN 46321 
    (219) 838-0380

    NIPSCO, rent, water, prescriptions, transportation, lodging and food. 
    EFSP program for Lake County residents outside of Gary.
    Manages church pledging program for networking churches in Lake County that assist the clients in the service area.
    ​​​​​​​All assistance is done by appointment except the bread program at 1 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.

  3. Society of St. Vincent de Paul
    7132 Arizona Avenue, Hammond, IN 46323 

    Coordinator Diane McKern 
    (219) 933-0100

    Provides temporary emergency assistance to people in need.
    ​​​​​​​Food pantries open year round.
    Also provides financial assistance for utilities, rent, mortgage, water, medicine, etc.