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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 developmental 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.

Recent News

Thanks to @earlylearningindiana and Lilly Endowment.

Come Back Stronger - Round #2 Funding

TradeWinds Services Child Care is proud to announce the receipt of the 2nd round of Come Back Stronger funding thanks to a generous grant from @earlylearningindiana and Lilly Endowment. This additional funding will help our early child care and education program safely operate and deliver quality early learning experiences. These funds will help with the recurring expenses to maintain a safe & social distancing environment; with PPE, professional services, staffing, learning loss, and added sanitizing protocols to safely serve our children, families, and staff and help Northwest Indiana come back stronger!

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Upcoming events

Golf Scramble for Kids
Briar Ridge Country Club, Schererville, IN
The Treasure of TradeWinds Gala
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
Bowling Fun
Stardust II, Merrillville, IN
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