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The Caring Place | Valparaiso, IN | Provides service and shelter for victims of violence and their children.


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For help, Call The Caring Place


Local: 219.464.2128

Toll-free Long Distance: 1.800.933.0466


Additional Assistance Numbers

Lake County Victim Advocate: 219.801.1590

Starke County Victim Advocate: 574.772.2222

Porter County Victim Advocate: 219.464.0840

ext. 104

Caring Place Legal Advocate: 219.464.2128


      For information regarding education programming, special events, or making a contribution to The Caring Place, please call our Community Advocacy Center at 219.464.0840.




Our Administrative Offices are now located in the Centier Bank Building,


150 Lincolnway Suite #3002 Valparaiso, IN 46383-5570




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June 20-21 from 9-2

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3107 Cascade Dr. Valparaiso


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All sales benefit The Caring Place to change lives!


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The Caring Place, Inc. provides service and shelter for victims of violence and their children. Through education and awareness, we empower all members of our community to live in peace.


We provide:

  • Safe shelter for both women and men and their dependent children who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

  • A Women�s Recovery Program in collaboration with Porter-Starke Services, providing housing and case management for women suffering from addiction.

  • An Emergency Response Volunteer (ERV) program, where staff and volunteers assist victims of rape and violence through the initial stages of trauma at a hospital or clinic.

  • Community educational programming on domestic violence and sexual assault, teen dating violence, and workplace violence.

  • All services are confidential and free of charge.