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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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Services for the Community

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

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Giving Back to Benefit Others

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

CPA Day of Service at TradeWinds

Friday, September 28th was National CPA Day of Service. A group of volunteers from McMahon & Associates, Certified Public Accountants, P.C., located in Munster, along with several Purdue University accounting students, came to TradeWinds Services to work on several projects. Their hard work helped spruced up several areas at our facility with cleaning, painting, and yard work clean up. Many thanks go out to Dan, Marise, Matthew, Cortez, Brandon, Olivia, Jackie, and Belal, Noel, and Zachary for giving back to our community.

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Upcoming events

Bowling Fun
Stardust II, Merrillville, IN
Annual Gala
The Venue at Horseshoe Casino
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