THE CARING CORNER
6111 Harrison St.Suite 222Merrillville, IN 46410
p: 219.884.8484
f: 219.884.0065

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 9a - 6p
Saturday: By Appointment


info@thecaringcorner.net

We are here to build, develop and strengthen our community by serving others.

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OUR SERVICES

The Caring Corner is dedicated to providing excellent care.  We strive to help families, individuals, and organizations become the best they can be. We offer a wide range of services to support you.

We are a multifaceted, multicultural, social service agency providing family and individual therapy, parenting training, adoption support, foster care support and crisis intervention.

The Caring Corner strives to keep families united and positive. All services are evidenced-based and follow the National Association of Social Work practices and ethics. Our dedicated staff makes every effort to be change agents in the lives of our participants.

We can communicate with clients in Engish, Spanish, and American Sign Language.

DCS Community
Based Services

Through a contract with the State of Indiana Department of Child Services, The Caring Corner provides a comprehensive array of child welfare services which promote the well- being of children and families.  These services include individual and family therapy, child adoption preparation, counseling, psychological and psychiatric testing, medication evaluation, crisis response, parent education, family functioning assessment, and substance abuse counseling and testing.

Counseling Service for
Clients with Insurance

The Caring Corner provides a wide spectrum of counseling services to individuals that have Medicaid or Private Insurance.  This service includes individual and family therapy, marriage counseling, crisis intervention and substance abuse counseling.

Non- Emergency
Medical Transportation

The Caring Corner operates a transportation service entitled The Care Van.  The service provides transit for persons that have non-emergency medical appointments in Lake County, Indiana.

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J.U.M.P.
(JUST UNBEATABLE MENTORSHIP PROGRAM)

The Caring Corner operates a youth mentoring/life skills training and tutoring program.  The project provides individual services as well as group training for K-12 students in Lake County, Indiana.

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I.C.E.
(INSPIRE CREATE EXCITE)

The Caring Corner, in conjunction with its sister program, Strategies For Care, operates the ICE program which is designed to increase positive family values and improve service delivery among community organizations.

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Special
Projects

The Caring Corner provides social work technical support to businesses and community organizations throughout the region.