Dedication. Dignity. Determination.

Providing a firm foundation for rebuilding.

Together Our Community Cares for Our Community

In partnering with individuals, families, companies and nonprofits, Interfaith Community PADS is moving the needle to reduce homelessness in LaPorte County faster than ever before.

Our Work
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Great Work Requires Great People

We can’t do it alone, and without an amazing staff of volunteers, there’s no way we can meet the needs of our community.


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What Does It Mean to Be Faith-Based?

ICPADS is a faith-based organization. You’ve probably heard that term before, as many businesses and organizations may describe themselves in …

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Introducing the ICPADS Blog!

Behind the scenes, we at Interfaith Community PADS have been working on a complete website redesign over the past several …

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Shelter System

Interfaith Community PADS shelter program is located at 1001 West 8th Street behind Lighthouse Outlet Mall. It is the former Sacred Heart Catholic Church building which has been the center of community help since its construction.

Our Impact

Since 2001, we have sheltered our homeless in the basements of local churches, and we continue to be thankful for the years of commitment and hospitality demonstrated by each establishment. In 2020, with the help from the community and local businesses, our goal of securing a place of our own became a reality when we moved to Sacred Heart Church. We now have one location for our men’s and women’s shelter making it easier to find us and to operate.


Our PArtners
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