Welcome to Healthy Communities of LaPorte County,

where we strive to create a healthy environment:

with our children

in our schools

in our neighborhoods

and in everyday of our lives.


Mission Statement

To initiate and support a dynamic, community-wide change process that will enable LaPorte County citizens to identify, take ownership of, and find solutions to critical issues that affect the emotional, physical, and spiritual health and, hence, the overall quality of life in LaPorte County, Indiana.

Our programs

Covering Kids & Families

Covering Kids & Families of Indiana, Inc. (CKF-IN) is a statewide organization committed to ensuring that all children and families eligible for Medicaid and the State’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) are enrolled.

Health Council

The Health Council of LaPorte County was the first council established by HCLC at the agency’s conception in 1996. The mission of the council is to seek out and address important health and wellness issues.

Tobacco Prevention and Cessation

The Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Coalition has allowed HCLC to collaborate with several local healthcare providers, employers and organizations on innovative prevention and cessation projects throughout this county.