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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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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.

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TradeWinds 29th Annual Golf Scramble for Kids

It was a beautiful day for over 200 golfers, volunteers, and advocates at TradeWinds Golf Scramble for Kids held at Briar Ridge Country Club in Schererville. A huge THANK YOU to First Financial Bank as the Signature Sponsor and Strack & VanTil Food Market as Presenting Sponsor this year. With social distancing practices in place, this event was entirely outdoors for everyone to have an enjoyable time. We thank all of those who provided sponsorships, raffle and silent auction items, donations, all of our volunteers, and our fantastic golf committee. Your participation helps provide more services for children of all abilities in our Childcare and Summer/Winter camp programs.

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Luncheon & Style Show - Postponed Until 2021
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