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Welcome to Healthy Communities of LaPorte County, where we strive to create a healthy environment:

Mission Statement

HCLC promotes the health and well-being of NWI residents through collaboration, education, advocacy and policy development.

Vision Statement

Improved quality of life for all NWI residents.

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.

Healthy Communities Coalitions

The Healthy Communities Coalitions are focused on improving the health of LaPorte County and surrounding areas. The coalitions bring together local community organizations to advocate for a healthier community. The coalitions work to address issues regarding health coverage, tobacco prevention and cessation, and more.
The coalitions offers:

  • Networking opportunities for professionals
  • Organizations may promote their programs and events
  • Volunteer opportunities to improve the health and well-being of NWI residents

Tobacco Prevention and Cessation

The Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Commission from the Indiana Department of Health has afforded HCLC the opportunity to collaborate with many local healthcare providers, employers, and organizations on innovative prevention and cessation projects throughout LaPorte County.