Corona Virus & Township Assistance operations

Due to the Corona Virus Public Health Emergency, our office is closed to the public. We are taking applications for assistance by telephone and accepting documentation electronically via email, fax, or photographic image. Please call our office at 574 233 2126 for details on the assistance application process.

Shut Off & Eviction Suspensions

Due to the Corona Virus Public Health Emergency, NIPSCO, AEP, and the South Bend Water Works have temporarily suspended shut offs. Please contact these utilities for further information.  In addition, eviction, and foreclosure initiations have been suspended by the Governor during the state Public Health Emergency.

Application Process & Documentation Checklist

Attached are downloadable township assistance application form (TA-1) and documentation checklist for reference not for submission. Please call our office at 574 233 2126 to confirm what requirements apply to specific situations for completing the application process. 

Economic Impact Payment (Stimulus Payments) Information

If your income does not require you to file a tax return then you need to submit information to the IRS to receive an Economic Impact Payment (Stimulus Payment).  Click on the following link to access filing forms information.   https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus/non-filers-enter-payment-info-here