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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.

Recent News

TradeWinds 28th Annual Golf Scramble for Kids

Making a Difference of TradeWinds Children

Over 190 golfers, TradeWinds advocates, and volunteers enjoyed a beautiful day at Briar Ridge Country Club, Schererville on Monday, July 8th. Everyone enjoyed a lunch buffet prior to golf, and dinner, golf awards, raffle and silent auction in the evening. Thank you to everyone who provided sponsorships, donations of raffle items or participated in our golf event. A fun time was had by all.

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Luncheon & Style Show
Avalon Manor, Merrillville, IN
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