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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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Bowling Fun – Monday, Feb 11, 2019

Benefiting TradeWinds Residential Services

Grab three friends/co-workers and make a team with one of TradeWinds participants for a fun night of bowling. A team is only $300. Check-in begins at 5:00 pm with practice beginning at 5:30; games begin at 6:00 pm. Each bowler receives a T-shirt; food & soft drinks provided. Bowl 2-3 games with the evening ending at 9:00 pm. Stardust II, 3925 E Lincoln Highway, Merrillville. REGISTER TODAY, teams fill quickly! For more details contact Deb Kiefer, 219-945-3128 or email events@tradewindservices.org. (ask Deb about the "Turkey" package)

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Bowling Fun
Stardust II, Merrillville, IN
TradeWinds 2019 Gala
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
Golf Scramble for Kids
Briar Ridge Country Club, Schererville, IN
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