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Community Resource Hub
Rental, Mortgage, Utility Assistance & Transportation

La Porte County Trustees

Trustees help with food resources, utility assistance, rental and mortgage assistance, health insurance, and more.

To view an updated list of La Porte County Trustees click here.


Rental & Mortgage Assistance

Emergency Rental Assistance

The Rental Assistance Portal is currently accepting applications for the Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance (IERA) Program. This program can provide up to 12 months in rental assistance to help cover past due and ongoing monthly rent and utility payments for qualifying Indiana renters.
Apply at or call 2-1-1
If you don't qualify for IERA Contact your Township Trustee.

Indiana Housing & Community Development Authority (IHCDA) Resources

IHCDA COVID-19 Update: Accepting applications for rental assistance! Click here.


Additional Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance Program 

Information for Indiana Landlords

Assistance Examples for the IERA Program

Information for Utility Providers

Information for Internet Providers

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding the IERA Program

Additional Utility & Emergency Assistance

Go to, learn about payment arrangements and resources.

Call North Central Community Action Agencies at 219.872.0351

Call Catholic Charities of La Porte County at 219.879.9312

Disabled American Veterans (DAV)

DAV provides information for disabled veterans at

You can also speak to a service officer Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST by calling 1.888.604.0234.

La Porte City Transportation

TransPorte offers curb-to-curb service in the city of La Porte, Indiana. Call 219.362.6565 to schedule a ride.

How much does it cost? TransPorte will take you from your origin to your destination for $3.25 (one-way). To reserve a ride, call 219.363.6565.

Learn more about TransPorte

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