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Porter-Starke Services of Valparaiso Says “Welcome Home” to Residents with Opening Celebration for New Aurora View Apartments and Townhomes

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Representatives from Porter-Starke Services welcomed community officials, partners, and concerned citizens to celebrate the grand opening celebration of their new Aurora View Apartments and Townhomes project, providing safe, affordable housing to homeless and disabled residents of the area.

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Community Foundation of NW Indiana announces VP of Information Technology/CIO

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Jesus Delgado joins the Community Foundation of Northwest Indiana, Inc., parent company of the hospitals of Community Healthcare System, as Vice President of Information Technology/Chief Information Officer, effective August 13. Delgado will be responsible for strategic planning, directing and managing information technologies for Community Hospital, Munster; St. Catherine Hospital, East Chicago and St. Mary Medical Center, Hobart.

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Frontline Foundation Presents: Mayor Milo Shares How LaPorte is Creating Solutions to the Drug Epidemic

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Mayor Milo of La Porte, IN discusses addiction and recovery, with a focus on the social and health care components in the community.

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St. Catherine Hospital, Mental Health America Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month

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Mental Health America of Lake County is a non-profit organization dedicated to transforming the communities it serves by providing programs and services to families dealing with mental health issues.

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Franciscan Health: Focus On - Seasonal Affective Disorder


Franciscan-Health-Focus-On-Seasonal-Affective-DisorderSeasonal Affective Disorder, commonly called SAD, doesn’t just occur when the days get shorter and colder, it also can happen when they are longer and warmer, said Jean Lubeckis, a Franciscan Alliance licensed mental health therapist.

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Community Healthcare System Expanding Behavioral Health Reach Serves Northwest Indiana

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For more than 50 years, one health system's mental health division has stood above all others in delivering compassionate and expert care to some of society's most vulnerable members.

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VNA Phoenix Center Helping Lost and Hurting Teens and Children Feel Whole Again

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The mission of the VNA of NWI is to be the most patient-focused provider of aging, hospice, palliative, and grief support services in Northwest Indiana. VNA is all about caring and one of the ways they do that is to provide grief support programs for children at the VNA Phoenix Center in Valparaiso.

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Linking Antidepressants and Autism


New-Developments-In-MedicineDepression isn’t new among pregnant women, but antidepressants may not provide the answer they’re seeking.

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Bullying in the Workplace: Stop it in its Tracks


bullying-in-the-workplace-rotatorSometimes the worst thing someone can do is nothing at all. When bullying happens and it’s witnessed, no solution will be found if that witness won’t stand up for what’s right. So here, in the second of the three part series about workplace bullying, we’ll talk about what you can do if you are a bystander seeing bullying in action.

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Workplace Bullying: See It Clearly


Time-for-Quiet-MindIt’s all over the news, we hear about it from friends and family, and we see it in real life: bullies. Bullying is a real thing and it’s happening every day. Right now the spotlight is on what’s happening to our youth with cyber bullying and incidences in and out of the classroom, but one must remember that bullying doesn’t stop with adolescence. It can follow us into adulthood, and into the workplace.

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The LaPorte County Drug Free Partnership Introduces Youth Mental Health First Aid to LaPorte County


Unity-Foundation-of-La-Porte-CountyLaPorte County Drug Free Partnership is initiating the Youth Mental Health First Aid program to train members of the public to improve mental health literacy – helping them identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness.

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