TOWNSHIP ASSISTANCE

What we provide ...

  1. Food
  2. Shelter
  3. Utility service
  4. Clothing
  5. Medical / prescriptions
  6. Burial / cremation


The Township has 72 hours to make a decision on the applicant's case. The applicant will receive the decision in writing. If an applicant disagrees with the action taken, he/she has the right to appeal with the Board of Commissioners.


Office Hours:


Hammond Office

5947 Hohman Avenue

Hammond, IN 46320

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday 

Please call (219) 932-2530, extension 302, to make an appointment. 


Hessville Circle of Services

2835-165th Street

Hammond, IN 46320

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday 

Please call (219) 803-0659 to make an appointment.


East Chicago Office
2105 Broadway
East Chicago, IN 46312

8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday

Please call (219) 398-2435 to make an appointment.


Please note: Emergency cases will be seen without an appointment.