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TradeWinds
Serving People with special needs by empowering them to realize their full potential.
TradeWinds provides services for children of all abilities and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities including Childcare, Summer Camp and Speech & Occupational Therapy; Adult Day Activity Program & Training (ADAPT), Pre-Vocational Services (Sewing Manufacturing, Sign Shop, Packaging, General Assembly & Order Fulfillment), Employment Services, Residential Group Homes and Supported Living, Respite for Caregivers, Deaf Services and Chicago Lighthouse Low Vision Clinic for residents of Northwest Indiana.

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Services for the Community

TradeWinds provides skill training and job opportunities for our adults with disabilities to earn a paycheck.

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Established through philanthropy and volunteer support, your donations, time or talents to TradeWinds helps people with disabilities achieve greater independence, dignity and personal freedom.

Recent News

Falling Waters 5K Walk/Run

Thank you to the Falling Waters Home Owner Association for sponsoring the 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, September 14th. Thanks to the generosity of all involved the proceeds benefited the TradeWinds Services children’s programs. Receiving the check is (left to right): Jon Gold, TradeWinds CEO; Lisa Tatina, Director of Development & Marketing; Rich Arnold, TradeWinds Maintenance and Falling Waters resident; and Falling Waters representatives, Pete Kovacik and Dave Cullom.

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Upcoming events

Feb
10
2020
Bowling Fun
Stardust II, Merrillville, IN
Apr
25
2020
TradeWinds 2020 Gala
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
Jul
13
2020
Golf Scramble for Kids
Briar Ridge Country Club, Schererville, IN
Oct
24
2020
Luncheon & Style Show
Avalon Manor, Merrillville, IN
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