Supported Living

Openings Now! TradeWinds Supported Living duplex waiver home in Hobart is accepting applications for residents.

For adults 18 and over who have special needs and the ability to live semi-independently, TradeWinds provides the support needed to thrive in a dwelling of their choice within the community. Options include family homes, independently owned or managed homes/apartments and homes/apartments owned by TradeWinds in Crown Point, Gary, Griffith, Hobart, Lake Station and Merrillville.

With trained staff members to assist with a wide range of services, TradeWinds Supported Living fosters self-sufficiency and independence. Individualized plans address specific issues related to health and safety, such as:

  • Keeping medical records current and scheduling appointments.
  • Providing/arranging transportation to and assisting with medical appointments.
  • Providing/arranging transportation to and from destinations in the community-at-large such as recreation, restaurants, service providers and shopping.
  • Ensuring finances are maintained in an orderly fashion with banking and budgeting assistance.

Prospective participants must have funding through the state Bureau of Developmental and Disability Services (BDDS) or pay privately to qualify for Supported Living. To learn more please call LaWanda Mitchell at 219.945.0100, ext. 244.