Answers to basic questions
“It takes a village to raise a child” is an old African Proverb meaning that parents need help from Uncles, Aunts, Granddad, Grandma, Big Mama, and members of the community. Grandparents today have been put in the position of rearing their grandchildren, due to unforeseen circumstances, such as parent’s abuse of drugs, alcohol abuse, abandonment, incarceration, mental illness, unemployment, divorce and death, etc.
Recent news about COVID-19 has impacted us all.
We are hosting a virtual event on Webinar June 2, 2020, 11:00am EST. We will be presenting:”What you need to know about your Social Security” presented by Charo Boyd, Public Affairs Specialist, Social Security.
Register at Https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2365201648538512139 as we host this virtual event to continue our much needed work in the time of coronavirus. Everyone is Welcome to join us! Info: If you have questions call Mary Vaughn 219-576-2340. Please share information! Thanks and Be Safe!
We pray that everyone is safe at home, but if you must go out please wear your mask to protect yourself from the Coronavirus!
Here are some Food Pantries in the area. Please call to check the days and hours open.
Eastern Star Care Center
5719 Massachusetts Ave.
Galilee Missionary Baptist Church
2624 E. 25th Street
Northwood Christian Church
4550 Central Ave.
Trinity Christian Methodist Episcopal Church
2253 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave.
Crossroads African Methodist Episcopal Church
4602 N. College Ave.
Barnes United Methodist Church
900 West 30th Street
John Missionary Baptist Church
1701 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave.
Honoring Our Living Legends, Hallie Bryant, Anne Currin and John Gipson.
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