Community Resources

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Community Organizations
The United Way's 211 Information and Referral Service has information on locating services throughout St. Joseph and Marshall Counties.
(They can also be reached by dialing (574) 232-8201; ask to be transferred to "211".)
Where are Alcoholics Anonymous meetings around Michiana? What about Narcotics Anonymous?
I donate money to several charities. Where can I find out how my money is being spent? (Charity Navigator Rating)
How do I find Community Organizations (Community Connection)?
The Indiana Commission on Local Government Reform has been created to develop recommendations for reforming and restructuring local government.
I need an attorney. How can I contact the St. Joseph County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral Service?
Where can I find the phone number for the local Post Office or the nearest License Branch location? The Local Government Offices page contains phone numbers and addresses.
I want to know about donating blood. Where is our local Red Cross? is a search engine that allows you to find local businesses.
When is the next Sheriff's Sale?
Where can I find a list of Tax Exempt or non-profit organizations in St. Joseph County or Indiana?
United Religious Community is a non-profit agency that fosters religious cooperation and understanding in St. Joseph County.

Community Events
Local news stories and information can be found on the Local News and News Sites page.
WNDU has a Community Calendar of local events.
The Community Foundation of St. Joseph County sponsors Arts Everywhere, the area's "Ultimate Guide to Arts & Culture."

Resources for the Elderly
REAL Services Agency on Aging (Services for the Elderly), (574) 284-2644 or (800) 552-7928 (Indiana only)

Housing Resources
Center for the Homeless 813 S. Michigan St., South Bend, IN 46601 (574) 282-8700
Hope Rescue Mission - 532 S. Michigan St., (574) 288-4842
Subsidized and Section 8 Housing Search
Homeless Shelters in the U.S. - alphabetic listing by state (Artists Helping Children)
Grassroots Shelters Directory - Homeless Shelters in the U.S. - alphabetic listing by state

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