We will make deliveries to people over 60 or those with health issues. our voicemail system is currently unavailable.
Please do not leave voicemails

The Center Township Trustee prioritizes the health and safety of our community and staff. We are taking extra precautions around our facility, and we are prepared to respond to increased needs for food related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE 

Center Township La Porte residents who meet township guidelines may apply for financial assistance with their rent, utility bills, as well as, for food and clothing. Any Center Township resident in need of assistance is encouraged to call the Trustee’s Office at 219.362.2736.

FOOD PANTRY 

Our food pantry days are still Monday, Wednesday and Friday. We are open 9-12 for food distribution. We are taking your order at the door. We will then ask you to go back to your car and we will bring out. We are asking that you only request what you truly NEED and not just WANT. If you are not able to get here due to illness, age or fear please call 362-2736 so that we can schedule a delivery.

Please do NOT leave a message, At this time we are unable to access our voice messages on our phone system.

Our shelves are still stocked and we will be making our pickup from the food bank on Thursday.

Nobody should be hungry with all of the pantries still open. But PLEASE, only take what is needed. We must help all those in need.

Starting April 6 we will be open 9-2 in our office but available by phone all the time.

Monday: 9am – 12pm

Friday: 9am – 12pm

PARTNER FOOD PANTRIES

The Pax Center

605 Washington St, La Porte, IN 46350

P: (219) 575-7842

FOOD PANTRY
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12–1:30PM, 5–6:30PM
Thur: 12–1:30PM
Fri: Closed
Sat: 9–10:30AM
Sun: Closed
Mon: 11:30AM–1PM

SALVATION ARMY

3240 Monroe Street
La Porte, IN 46350
P: (219) 326-5342
W: centralusa.salvationarmy.org/laporte

FOOD PANTRY
Mon: 1-3 PM
Tues: 10-12 PM
Thurs: 4-6 PM

ST. JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC CHURCH

109 C Street
La Porte, IN 46350
P: (219) 362-9595
W: stjoe-lp.com

FOOD PANTRY
Mon: 4-5 PM

SCHOOL FOOD PROGRAMS

LAPORTE COMMUNITY UNITED SCHOOL CORPORATION
Grab-and-Go Meals
Breakfast & Lunch

Sites: Riley Elementary, Lincoln Elementary, Hailman Elementary, Kingsford Heights Elementary, LaPorte High School, and Allesee Park

Dates: Monday-Friday from 10 AM-12 PM

MICHIGAN CITY AREA SCHOOLS
Weekly Supplies of Food

Supplies will include breakfast and lunch
An adult must pick up food packets.

Sites: Barker Middle School, Krueger Middle School, Elston Building, and Knapp Elementary School from 7AM-9AM and 4PM-6PM.

Dates: March 18th, March 23rd, and March 30th

NEW PRAIRIE UNITED SCHOOL CORPORATION
Weekly Supplies of Food

Supplies will include breakfast and lunch

Sites: Rolling Prairie Elementary (12 PM-2PM CST) and New Prairie Middle School (3PM-6PM CST)

Dates: Every Monday

To-Go Meals

SALVATION ARMY

3240 Monroe Street
La Porte, IN 46350
P: (219) 326-5342

The Salvation Army Mobile Food truck will be serving to-go meals. Meals are served in a drive-through style. There is no need to get out of one’s car.

Dates: Monday-Friday from 5:15-6:30 PM

Mobile Food

LAPORTE COUNTY MEALS ON WHEELS
W: laportecountymealsonwheels.org
P: (219) 369-6483

Meals on Wheels will deliver food to the elderly in LaPorte County. Sign up online.

Delivery takes two days to begin.

Government Offices

THE CITY OF LAPORTE

The City of LaPorte is encouraging its employees to practice social distancing. City Hall is open by telephone and email only.

Shutoffs and late payment charges are currently suspended.

UTILITY PAYMENTS
P: (219) 362-3175
W: www.paygov.us
E: grobles@cityoflaportein.gov

ENGINEERING/PERMITS
P: (219) 362-2327
E: jnovak@cityoflaportein.gov

VIOLATIONS
P: (219) 324-7126
E: lferguson@cityoflaportein.gov

PUBLIC RECORDS
E: publicrecords@cityoflaportein.gov