Hanover Township Trustee

Services

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The Hanover Township Trustee strives to offer quality and beneficial services to members of the community.

The following services are available to eligible applicants.

For more information on these services and eligibility, please contact our office.

DURING THIS HEALTH EMERGENCY THE HANOVER TOWNSHIP TRUSTEES OFFICE WOULD LIKE TO LET OUR RESIDENTS 

KNOW WE ARE OPEN AND HERE TO HELP. PLEASE CALL IF YOU ARE IN NEED OF FOOD OR ASSISTANCE. YOU CAN FILL

OUT AN  APPLICATION OVER THE PHONE OR USE THE CONTACT PAGE ON THIS WEBSITE AND EMAIL US YOUR REQUEST

FOR ASSISTANCE AND PANTRY SERVICES. IF YOU ARE ABLE TO DRIVE TO OUR OFFICE  WE WILL BRING PANTRY

SUPPLIES OUT TO YOUR CAR, IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO DRIVE TO OUR OFFICE  WE CAN 

MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO DROP OFF FOOD AND TOILETRIES  AT YOUR DOOR. IF YOU NEED TO COME TO OUR OFFICE 

PLEASE FOLLOW THE GUIDELINES WE HAVE POSTED ON THE DOOR. WE HAVE LIMITED OUR LOBBY TO THE OUTER

ENTRY ONLY AND ASK THAT ONLY ONE PERSON AT ATIME ENTER THE LOBBY. WE DO HAVE GUIDELINES FOR

TOWNSHIP FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND WE ASK THAT ANYONE REQUESTING FOOD SERVICES FROM OUR PANTRY,

PLEASE ONLY REQUEST IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THE FINANCIAL MEANS, AT THIS TIME, TO PURCHASE FOOD. THIS WILL

HELP US MAKE SURE WE GET FOOD TO THOSE MOST IN NEED. BUT BE ASSURED WE WILL  DO OUR BEST DURING

THESE TRYING TIMES TO ASSIST. IF YOU ARE AWARE OF ANYONE GOING WITHOUT, PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE

OR MAKE THEM AWARE OF OUR WEBSITE AND PHONE NUMBER.

Hanover Township Residents,

The Hanover Township Trustees Office recognizes the need to minimize the spread of the Corona Virus and do what is

necessary to keep our employees, as well as the public we serve safe. To meet this need, the Hanover Township Trustees Office has 

implemented a policy following the recomendations of the CDC and OSHA. These guidelines give recomendations on ways to

prevent workplace exposures, common sense measures to reduce risk of spread and recomendations for cleaning and sanitizing

facilities.We have provided the common place practices issued by these agencies to our employees as well as posting them in

our facility for the general public. To further protect our employees and public we are asking that anyone requiring services if

possible, use the phone or email to make requests. If you do come to the office please respect others and limit visitors to 1 at

a time in our lobby. 

The Hanover Township Trustees Office will follow these guidelines and implement updates as they are provided.

 

Kevin Toth Hanover Township Trustee

NEED HELP SIGNING UP FOR MEDICAID OR HAVE QUESTIONS ON HIP OR MEDICAID  ? COME TO THE OFFICE APRIL 15th BETWEEN 10AM & 1PM 

REPRESENTITIVES FROM REGIONAL HEALTH WILL BE ON HAND TO ASSIST! 

HEALTHCARE INFORMATION AND HELP WITH APPOINTMENTS AT REGIONAL HEALTH SYSTEM FACILITIES PROVIDED!

 

ALL EVENTS AT THE TRUSTEES OFFICE ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 

SENIORS  55 & UP

 

MARCH 20th  - MOVIE / LUNCH    (movie - Angle has Fallen)

COME WATCH A MOVIE AND HAVE LUNCH 10:00 - 12:30PM

 

APRIL 17th - MAKE A FAIRY GARDEN-  Presented by  Tammy Poper

Bring a little Spring indoors with your own fairy garden. $5 charge for garden supplies

Snacks and beverages provided.

 

MAY 15th -  ACTIVE AWARENESS/ SELF DEFENSE EDUCATION AND LEARN TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM SCAMS

Active awareness/self defense presented by Michael Vanbeek.

Scam awareness presented by the U.S. Attorney's office and the Cedar Lake Police Department.

 

JUNE 19th -  TOUR THE CEDAR LAKE HISTORICAL MUSEUM  & HAVE LUNCH ON THE PORCH 

$5 Dollar charge for tour and box lunch.

 

ALL EVENTS ARE FROM 10AM - 12:30PM UNLESS NOTED

WE ENCOURAGE ALL HANOVER TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS TO STOP IN AND SEE WHATS NEW AT OUR OFFICE. 

COME SEE OUR NEW COMMUNITY SPACE!  AVAILABLE FOR RENT! 

IF YOU ARE A SENIOR OR CIVIC GROUP LOOKING FOR DAYTIME MEETING SPACE CONTACT US. 

OR JUST STOP IN FOR A CUP OF COFFEE

 

PLEASE CONTACT THE TRUSTEES OFFICE TO SIGN UP FOR EVENTS  219-374-7443  

**TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE APPLICATION**

 SEND TO:  www.hanovertownshiptrustee.com

 

 

Types of assistance available for Hanover Township residents are:

  • Food
  • Toiletries
  • Paper Products
  • Pet Food
  • Shelter
  • Medical Care
  • Burials and Funeral
  • Utility
  • Referral to other agencies for assistance

Eligibility Guidelines

Assistance Application

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  • Food Pantry
  • Pet Food
  • Paper Products
  • School Supplies
  • Referrals to other agencies
  • Brunswick Community Center and the Hanover
  • Township Community Center Hall Rentals
    • Brunswick Center         Township Center
    • $60.00 Resident            $75.00 Resident
    • $75.00 NonResident     $100.00 NonResident
    • Plus $25.00 Security deposit
  • German Methodist Cemetery. Lots still available for sale
  • Call for lot pricing.meeting space 4