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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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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.

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The Big Lots Foundation

Supporting Local Food Insecurity

Thank you to The Big Lots Foundation for grant funding of $2,250 to help TradeWinds Services assist individuals in our community who face food insecurity. This grant will help support a specific group of food-insecure individuals and families with approximately 25 pounds of groceries each month. #BigLotsCares

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Upcoming events

Gala - "We're Going Back to the 80s"
Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana
Golf Scramble for Kids
Briar Ridge Country Club, Schererville, IN
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