The Home Team completed a comprehensive look at housing and homelessness in LaPorte County. It is the most up-to-date assessment and plan to prevent and address homelessness. Click here for the 4-page Executive Summary and here for the Full La Porte County Homeless Needs Assessment with suggestions for what each person, group or agency can do to help. This study serves as La Porte County’s preliminary assessment of homeless prevention and intervention services. It supplies stakeholders with a comprehensive analysis of the county homeless needs and emergency service system by utilizing historical trends, objective data, demographic forecasts and an assessment of current conditions.
The Home Team is a group of people interested in the issue and meets usually the 3rd Thursday of the month from 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. at the Presbyterian Church in Michigan City at Washington and 9th street. If you are interested in attending or getting on the email list, just let us know!