Could you use some help over the holidays? You’re not alone. There are a variety of programs to assist.
Good Samaritan Network
Holiday Assistance Program – Click here for the online application.
- RECOMMENDED THANKSGIVING DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1
- ONLINE CHRISTMAS DEADLINE: DECEMBER 5
- ONLINE APPLICATION English / Spanish / FAQ
Good Samaritan Network offers a variety of services.
Hamilton County Energy Assistance Program
- EAP EMAIL: [email protected]
- EAP PHONE: 317-842-2603
- FAX: 317-842-4766
- WEB https://www.gsnlive.org/energyassistanceprogram
Indiana’s Energy Assistance Program provides one-time financial assistance to low-income households to maintain utility services during the winter heating season. This program helps prevent utility companies from shutting off home heating services to low-income families during cold winter months.
Haven of Light Ministries
Haven of Light Ministries is offering 500 Thanksgiving meals.
Meals include 15-Pound Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Dinner Rolls, Green Beans, Corn, and Pumpkin Pie.
- EMAIL: [email protected]
- FACEBOOK MESSENGER- https://www.facebook.com/havenoflightministries
- PHONE: (317) 482-9707
Rental Assistance Portal
Don’t know who your township trustee is and how to contact them?
Click this link and then click “Township”, then click the area you live and the local trustee’s name and contact number will appear on the right!
Can I be evicted during the COVID crisis in Indiana?
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MERCIFUL HELP CENTER
The Merciful H.E.L.P. Center has a long history of providing assistance to people in Hamilton County.
Merciful HELP Center IS OPEN
VIRUS PROTOCOL – WE ARE SERVING ANYONE THAT COMES THROUGH THE LINE AT THE CURB – If you are in need, come complete the simple form, attach your ID and utility bill and get in line, stay in your car, pop your truck and you will receive food, produce, frozen meat, and cleaning supplies! WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!
To receive grocery assistance every 14 days, you must provide proof of residency (for Hamilton County or zipcodes 46240 and 46260), which means a photo ID AND one of the following: a lease OR electric/gas/water/cable bill.
- MERCIFUL HELP CENTER
- ADDRESS 1045 WEST 146TH STREET, CARMEL, IN 46032
- PHONE 317-663-4039
- TEXT 317-922-6234
- WEB https://www.mercifulhelpcenter.org/
VEA EL ESPAÑOL ABAJO
As weather changes, you may find your child or family needs support for a coat, boots, or pants. We use Purposity at Westfield Washington Schools to help meet these needs. If you find your student or family could use assistance, please contact your counselor or email [email protected]