Emergency Assistance

Call 800-826-7871, pick option 1

This community resource directory service provides information on local nonprofit and government support programs for those in need.

It is the simplest way to connect to food, shelter and housing assistance, employment services, counseling resources and much more. 

Operated by Northwest Indiana Community Action, the hotline serves residents in Lake, Porter, Newton, Jasper, Starke and Pulaski Counties.

Additional resources include other pages on this website under Get Help and this online directory.

Other Porter County Resources:

Porter County Government Victim Assistance


Porter County Trustees’ Offices

Boone Township Trustee 
P.O. Box 481
510 West Church Street
Hebron, IN 46341
Phone: (219) 996.7121

Center Township Trustee
100 E. Lincolnway Suite 204
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: (219) 462-0810

Jackson Township Trustee
318 E. 1050 N.
Chesterton, IN 46304
Phone: (219) 962-8270

Liberty Township Trustee 
71 W US 6
Valparaiso, IN 46385 
Phone: (219) 242-8367
libertytrustee.com

Morgan Township Trustee
82 S. 575 E.
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: (219) 733-9491

Pine Township Trustee
328 E-1 1300 N.
P O Box 599
Chesterton, IN 46304
Phone: (219) 921-0133

Pleasant Township Trustee
308 E. 1000 South
Kouts, IN 46347
Phone: (219) 766-3216

Porter Township Trustee
454 West 300 South, Suite 1
Valparaiso, IN 46385
Phone: (219) 988-4444 or
Phone: (219) 405.8894

Union Township Trustee 
330 W. US 30, Suite B
Valparaiso, IN 46385
Phone: (219) 464-2292
Phone: (219) 759-4257

Washington Township Trustee 
436N 400 E
Valparaiso, IN 46383
Phone: (219) 531-0050

Westchester Township Trustee
P O Box 843
Chesterton, IN 46304
Phone: (219) 926-1405