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A Guide to Health & Human Services

Children’s Resources 
 Be SomeOne Now (Child Abuse Prevention) 260-421-5000
 C.A.S.A. (Court Appointed Special Advocate) 317-232-2542
 First Steps of Wabash County  260-207-5799
 Gear Up (Youth Services Bureau) 260-356-9681
 Purdue Cooperative Extension Service  260-563-0661
 Indiana Department of Child Services  260-563-8471

 Safe Place (Youth Services Bureau)

260-530-7676

 SCAN (Stop Child Abuse & Neglect)

800-752-7116 toll free

 

260-421-5000 local

 The Access Wabash Street Level Ministries 260-563-2070
 Wabash County Division of Family Resources  800-403-0864
 Wabash County YMCA 260-563-9622
 Children’s Special Health Care Services  800-475-1355
 Vernon Manor Home for Children 260-563-8438
Clothing
 North Manchester Fellowship of Churches 260-982-9590
    Thrift Shop
    Thursday’s Child 
 Helping Hands of Wabash County, Inc. 260-563-8775
 Lighthouse Mission 260-563-6979
 Salvation Army Store 260-563-2955
Education 
Preschools
 Child Care Solutions (Referral Service) 765-452-8870
 Emmanuel Christian School  260-563-1677
 Happy Days Preschool 260-563-4109
 Head Start Preschool (Laketon) 260-982-7885
 Head Start Preschool (Wabash) 260-563-5666
 Kids' First Registered Child Care Ministry 260-563-7665
 Learn with Me 260-563-9622 
 Little Friends Preschool 260-569-0219
 Little Light Preschool 765-981-2101
 Manchester Early Learning Center  260-982-4913
 Noah’s Ark Nursery School 260-563-3308
 Peace Patch Preschool 260-982-7523
 Saint Bernard Catholic Preschool 260-563-5746
 Sycamore Pre-School 260-982-7537
 Wabash Presbyterian Pre-School 260-563-8881
 Wesley Academy 260-563-3108
Kindergarten - Grade 12
 Manchester Community Schools 260-982-7518
    McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance 260-982-7518
    Heartland Career Center  260-563-7481
    Manchester Elementary School (K-4) 260-982-7541 
        Begindergarten 
    Manchester Intermediate School (5-6) 260-982-8685
    Manchester Jr./Sr. High School 260-982-2196
 Metropolitan School District of Wabash County 260-563-8050
    Heartland Career Center  260-563-7481
    Lafontaine Elementary School 260-569-6855
    McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance 260-563-8050
    Metro North Elementary (k-3) 260-563-8050
        Begindergarten 
    Northfield Jr./Sr. High School 260-563-8050
    Sharp Creek Elementary (4-6) 260-563-8050 
    Southwood Elementary (k-6) 260-563-8050 
    Southwood Jr./Sr. High School 260-563-8050
 Wabash City Schools 260-563-2151
    McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance 260-563-4137
    O. J. Neighbours Elementary School (k-4) 260-563-2345
        Begindergarten 
    Wabash-Miami Area Program 260-563-8871
    Heartland Career Center  260-563-7481
    Wabash Middle School (5-8) 260-563-4137
    Wabash High School (9-12) 260-563-4131
   
Private Schools
 Saint Bernard’s Elementary School  260-563-5746
 Emmanuel Christian School 260-563-1677
Colleges
 Huntington University 260-356-6000
 IVY Tech State College (Wabash Campus)  260-563-8828
 Manchester University  260-982-5000
Adult Education
 Learn More Center  877-363-6128
 Growing Grounds 260-563-5291
Employment 
 Carey Services (For the Developmentally Disabled) 260-563-1182
 Transition Resources  260-563-4475
 Work One 260-563-8421
 Staffing Resources Inc. 260-563-7771
 Unemployment Claim Questions  800-891-6499
Financial Assistance
 Assurance Wireless 888-321-5880
 Benefits Audit (Living Well in Wabash County CoA) 260-563-4475
 Bright Point 260-423-3546
 Consumer Credit Counseling  260-432-8200
 Comcast/ Internet Essentials  855-846-8376
 Duke Energy  800-521-2232
 Fellowship of Churches REACH Program  260-982-9590
 NIPSCO 800-464-7726 
 Red Cross - Northeast Office (Fort Wayne) 260-484-9336
 Safe Link Wireless 800-723-3546
 Township Trustees:
    Chester Township (Manchester, Servia, Liberty Mills) 260-982-2287
    Lagro Township (Lagro, Urbana, Speicherville, Lincolnville) 260-782-2044
    Noble Township (Wabash & Richvalley) 260-563-6526
    Liberty Township (LaFontaine & Treaty) 765-981-2848
    Paw Paw Township (Roann) 765-833-7888
    Pleasant Township (Laketon & Disco) 260-982-8008
    Waltz Township (Somerset & Mt. Vernon) 765-981-4557 
 Wabash Area Ministerial Association/Salvation Army 260-274-0027
Food Assistance
 Area Five Nutrition Site (North Manchester Adults) 260-982-9940
 Area Five Nutrition Site (Wabash Adults) 260-563-4475
 Blessings in a Backpack (North Manchester Children) 260-982-6570
 Blessings in a Backpack (Wabash Children) 260-571-4001
 Community Meal 260-982-6570
 Congregational Christian Church Monthly Breakfast  260-982-2882
 Fellowship of Churches Food Pantry  260-982-7127
 Free and Reduced Breakfast and Lunch               (See Public Schools)
 Friends in Service Here (F.I.S.H) 260-563-5151
 Helping Hands of Wabash County, Inc 260-563-8775
 Lagro Community Church Food Pantry 260-782-7127
 LaFontaine United Methodist Food Pantry 765-981-4021
 Living Well in Wabash County, Council on Aging 260-563-4475
    Commodity Supplemental Food Program (Seniors)
    Community Cupboard
    Tailgate Giveaway Events
 Manchester Market Place (Discounted Groceries)  260-306-2464
 Meals-on-Wheels of North Manchester, Inc. 260-982-6010
 Meals-On-Wheels of Wabash, Inc 260-563-7711
 Roann Food Pantry 765-833-9052
 S.H.A.R.E. - Little Free Pantry, Paradise Springs, Wabash 765-661-7818
 Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) 800-403-0864
Foster Care Agencies
 Wabash County Division of Family Resources   800-403-0864
 White’s Residential and Family Services  260-563-1158
General Education 
 Garber-Simmons Senior Center  260-982-0535
 Manchester Shepherd’s Center  260-982-2050
 North Manchester Chamber of Commerce  260-982-7644
 North Manchester Public Library 260-982-4773
 Purdue Extension – Wabash County  260-563-0661
 Roann Paw-Paw Township Library 765-833-5231
 Social Security Administration 800-772-1213
 Troyer Public Library  765-981-4851
 Wabash Carnegie Public Library 260-563-2972
 Wabash County Chamber of Commerce 260-563-1168
 Living Well in Wabash County, Council on Aging  260-563-4475
Health Care Services
Disability Services
 Arc of Wabash County 260-563-8411
 Carey Services  260-563-1182 
 Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (Area 10) 877-876-2866
 Pathfinder Service, Inc. 260-563-1144
Medical Services
 85 Hope Wabash County Free Medical Clinic 260-274-0011
 Affordable Healthcare Act Information (Bowen Center) 260-563-8446
 Allen County Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic  260-449-7504
 American Cancer Society  260-471-3911
 American Red Cross Wabash County Chapter  260-563-2658
 Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana 866-484-9560
 Children’s Special Health Care Services  800-475-1355
 Community Health Center of Miami County  765-472-2519
 Community Services of North Manchester  260-982-6115
 Crossroad Ft. Wayne Children’s Home  260-484-4153
 FirstCare Walk-in Clinic of Parkview Wabash Hospital 260-274-0387
 Heartland OBGYN 260-563-3300
 HIP (Healthy Indiana Plan) 877-438-4479
 Hoosier Healthwise  800-889-9949
 LIFE Center (Pregnancy Support) 260-563-7275
 Parkview Wabash Hospital  260-563-3131
 Partnership for Prescription Assistance 877-793-0765
 Planned Parenthood (Fort Wayne) 260-423-1322
 Wabash County Cancer Society  260-982-8418
 Wabash County Health Dept. (Screenings/Immunizations) 260-563-0661
 Wabash County Hospital 260-563-3131
 Wabash-Miami Co. Home Health Care & Hospice 260-563-2290 
Nursing Homes/Rehabilitation  
 Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Centre  260-563-8402
 Miller’s Merry Manor  260-563-7427
 Peabody Retirement Community  260-982-8616
 Wellbrooke of Wabash 260-274-0444
Housing/Transportation
Retirement Communities
 Peabody Retirement Community Health Center 260-982-8616
 Timbercrest Senior Living Center  260-982-2118
Subsidized Housing 
 Clear Creek Apartments 260-982-9600
 Colonial Heritage Apartments  260-563-5394
 Crestwood Village Apartments (Seniors) 260-563-8587
 Fellowship Apartments  260-578-6587
 Jamestown Apartments  260-982-7643
 La Fontaine Arms  260-981-2129
 Meadowbrook North  260-563-8534
 Somerset Village Apartments 765-981-4663
Supported Living
 Arc of Wabash County 260-563-8411
 Carey Services 260-563-1182
 Pathfinder Service, Inc. 260-563-1144
Transitional Housing
 A Friends House (Bluffton) 260-824-5565
 Albion Noble House  260-636-7160
 Angola Turning Point Shelter  260-665-9191
 Beaman Home (Warsaw) 574-267-7701 
 Charis House (Ft. Wayne Women & Children) 260-426-8123
 Columbia City Interfaith Mission 260-244-5266
 Community & Family Services Shelter (Huntington) 260-358-0748 
 Coordinated Assistance Ministries (Kokomo) 765-452-8963
 Emmaus Mission Center (Logansport) 574-739-0107
 Family Services Assoc. of Howard County 765-868-3154
 Fellowship Mission (Warsaw) 574-268-9555
 Fort Wayne Rescue Mission  260-426-7357
 Fort Wayne Women's Bureau, Inc. 260-424-7977
 Genesis Outreach (Ft. Wayne)  260-744-2800
 Genesis Place (Marion, for Veterans) 765-662-1393
 Grant County Rescue Mission 765-662-0988
 Habitat for Humanity 260-563-9188
 Hands of Hope (Marion) 765-664-0701
 Hands of Hope’s Flannery-Keal Home 260-563-4407 
 Hope House, Inc. (Fort Wayne, for Women) 260-424-2471
 Housing and Urban Development (HUD)  317-226-6303
 Huntington House Homeless Shelter

260-358-0748

 Indiana Dream Center (Huntington) 213-200-1155
 Jackson Street Commons (Kokomo) 765-457-9313
 Just Neighbors Interfaith Hospitality of Greater Fort Wayne 260-458-9772
 Kokomo Housing Authority  765-459-3162
 Kokomo Rescue Mission  765-456-3838
 Life House (Fort Wayne, for Men) 260-426-7357
 Malta House (Huntington, for Men) 260-200-1155
 Open Arms Homeless Shelter (Kokomo) 765-456-3077
 Open Heart Shelter (Marion) 765-664-9925
 Pathfinders Transitional Program 260-356-0500
 Premier Palace (Fort Wayne, for Women) 260-745-3037
 Redemption House (Ft. Wayne) 260-745-1005
 Restoration House (Fort Wayne, for Men) 260-426-7357
 Safe Place 260-530-7676
 Salvation Army Emergency Shelter 260-274-0027
 Serenity House (Auburn & Warsaw) 260-927-9416
 Serenity House (Upland) 765-998-3050
 Victory House (Ft. Wayne) 260-557-6183
 Vincent Village (Ft. Wayne)  260-456-4172
 Wabash Area Ministerial Association Emergency Shelter 260-274-0027
 Wings of Hope (Ft. Wayne) 260-745-1005
 Women’s Life House (Huntington) 260-200-1091
 YMCA Shelter (Ft. Wayne) 260-447-7233
Transportation
 Wabash County Transportation (Living Well CoA) 260-563-7536
Legal Resources
 C.A.S.A. (Court Appointed Special Advocate) 260-569-0533
 Education for Conflict Resolution (Mediation Services) 260-982-4621
 Indiana Legal Services, Inc 800-382-7581
 Pro Bono Commission  317-608-6505 
 United States Department of Labor 866-487-2365
 Wabash County Probation Department  260-563-8466
 Wabash County Voter Registration 260-563-0661
 Wabash License Branch 260-563-7657
Law Enforcement
 Indiana State Police  800-622-4962
 North Manchester Police Department 260-982-8555
 Wabash City Police Department 260-563-1111
 Wabash County Sheriff’s Department  260-563-8891
Mental Health 
 Aids Task Force (Fort Wayne) 260-744-1144
 Alzheimer Support 574-232-4121
 Arc of Wabash County 260-563-8411
 Blind and Visually Impaired Services  800-545-7763
 Bowen (Otis R.) Center for Human Services  260-563-8446 
 Community Connections (Pathfinder Services) 260-356-0500
 Dallas Winchester Senior Center 260-563-4475
    Living Well in Wabash County, Council on Aging 
 Education for Conflict Resolution 260-982-4621
 Family Services Society 260-563-4407
 Hands of Hope  260-563-4407
 Logansport State Hospital 574-722-4141
 Mental Health America of Wabash County 260-563-4872
 Passages, Inc. 260-244-7688 
 Pathfinder Services, Inc. 260-563-1144 
 Red Cross Service to Armed Forces 800-Red-Cross
 Resource Connection 800-508-0036
 Suzanna B. Hicks, LLC. Licensed Mental Health Counselor 260-417-1741
 Wabash County Tobacco Free Coalition 260-274-2920
 Wabash Friends Counseling Center  260-563-8453
Parent Support 
 Healthy Families of Area Five  260-563-6860
 Learn with Me (Early Learning Readiness) 260-563-9622
 LIFE Center (Pregnancy Support) 260-563-7275
 Mothers of Pre-Schoolers (North Manchester) 260-982-6457 
 SIDS Center of Indiana  800-221-7437
 Success for All (Open Meeting for Community Concerns) 260-563-2151 
 Wabash County Child Support 260-563-1105
 Wabash County Division of Family Resources  800-403-0864
 WIC (North Manchester) 260-982-7784
 WIC (Wabash) 260-563-4310
Recovery
 Alcoholics Anonymous North Manchester Congregational Christian Church:
     Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday at 7:00pm 
 Alcoholics Anonymous (Wabash) 260-563-1774
 Alanon 260-982-7523
 Bowen (Otis R.) Center for Human Services  260-563-8446
 Divorce Recovery Support Group 260-563-8453
 Indiana Dream Center (Huntington) 213-200-1155
 Lord’s Table (12 Steps)  260-571-7686     
Hope House for Women in Recovery  (Ft. Wayne) 260-424-3711 
 Narcotics Anonymous 260-563-8452
 New Beginnings Ministries  260-274-0340
 Wabash County Alcohol & Drug Court Program 260-563-8466
Hotlines 
 Adult Protective Services  800-992-6978
 Auto Safety Hotline 800-424-9393
 CareLine/ Parent Stress Line 800-244-5373
 Child Abuse Hotline 800-800-5556
 Child Care Resource and Referral 800-493-3231
 Child Support Helpline 800-840-8757
 Children’s Special Health Care Services   800-475-1355
 Disability Determination Bureau 800-622-4968
 Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-7233
 Family and Social Services Administration  800-457-8283
 Family Hospice of Northeast Indiana 800-355-2817
 Gambling Addictions Hotline  800-994-8448
 Hands of Hope 800-434-8973
 Hoosier Healthwise Helpline  800-889-9949
 Indiana Family Helpline  855-433-0746
 Indiana Foreclosure Prevention Network 877-438-4673
 Indiana Parent Information Network (Special Needs) 800-964-4746
 Maternal and Child Health Hotline  844-624-6667
 Medicaid Recipient Information 800-457-4584
 Mental Health Consumer  800-901-1133
 Missing Children Clearinghouse 800-843-5678
 Park Center Emergency Line  800-552-0985
 Planned Parenthood 800-230-7586
 Poison Control Center 800-222-1222
 Prevent Child Abuse Indiana  800-244-5373
 Protection & Advocacy for People with Disabilities  800-622-4845
 Public Assistance Fraud Hotline  800-403-0864
 Rape Crisis Hotline 260-426-7273
SIDS Center of Indiana  800-221-7437
 Social Security Administration 800-772-1213
 Substance Abuse & Mental Health Treatment Referral Svc 800-662-4357
 U.S. Consumer Product Safety Line  800-638-2772