MANY THANKS to our friends, the KIWANIS CLUB of 101 LAKES ANGOLA for gathering household products to be donated to the shelter; Household necessities for the women and children at TLC House Indiana
(paper products, cleaning products).
TLC House Indiana will provide a safe house for YOU --A group housing shelter for battered persons, women and their kids.
Our staff will endeavor to empower you, as survivor of domestic violence with the ability to make significant choices and to solve problems related to your current life in efforts to end domestic violence.
TLC House will help you make the transition from an abusive environment to one of a safer, self-sufficient life, free of abuse and violence. Together, TLC House Indiana and you can end the generational cycle of domestic violence, date rape, stalking, and sexual assault.
Saturday, NOV. 12th, 2016
"So excited to represent a Company, Thrivent Financial that gives back to those in need! Through an anonymous member donor, Thrivent Financial was able to deliver a $33,000 check to TLC House Indiana! They will utilize funds for much needed roofing and air conditioning needs for the "Safe House" for battered women! God is so good! -- Kimberly Frye
"Our FIRST AID kits and Emergency Disaster Kit need some serious replenishing"
“When it comes to personal safety in an emergency scenario, our motto is, “Be Prepared.” TLC House Indiana, a safe house for battered persons and their kids in Angola, Indiana are in need of emergency supplies: FIRST AID kits and a Complete Emergency Disaster Kit to help people being sheltered at the safe.
Can you help?
THINGS WE NEED for our
2016 Preparedness Campaign at TLC House Indiana:
(2) Two FIRST AID kits and (1) one Complete Emergency Disaster Kit
Additional items needed:
batteries compatible with the flashlights
band-aids (various sizes)
gauze pads and medical tape
rubbing alcohol pads
Direct funding is welcomed via secure PayPal on-line
LOCAL BUSINESS DONATES MAKE-OVER
Meet Stephanie Gutoske, stylist at Jecoles Styling Salon & Day Spa, Angola, Indiana. Stephanie donated a complimentary style & hair cut make-over to a resident-survivor of domestic violence from TLC House Indiana; Resident will look and feel her best for an upcoming job interview!
Mada Waldrop, new Executive Director for TLC has a strong background with skills and knowledge in managing transitional housing and helping women recover from alcohol/drug abuse. We welcome her aboard!" --TLC Board of Directors
Emergency housing for women and children fleeing domestic violence.
Battered Women's Safe House,
$2500.00 grant will enable TLC to continue providing supportive programming to survivors of domestic violence. We are so grateful for your support.
Valuable home improvement funding was received from the Steuben County-Foundation for purchase of new carpeting in survivor/resident's bedrooms! Carpet installation by the friendly folks at WAYSIDE FURNITURE, providing great support to TLC House Indiana.
Meet Our Intern,
TLC INTERN, Rachel Topp!
Rachel Topp is our intern from IvyTech. She is obtaining an Associates of Science degree in Human Services. Her projected graduation date is spring of 2017. Her goals at this time are to experience as much knowledge as possible at TLC. Her passion is to work with children, however with her internship here at TLC, she is seeing there is so many choices for her.
We need volunteers. Want to INTERN?
Contact Us today!
Definition of Domestic Abuse:
The establishment of control and fear in an intimate relationship through the use of violence and/or other forms of abuse.
Shelter offers crisis counseling, programs and services and vital aid to women and their children leaving an abusive environment.
Stop Domestic Violence
Thanks to all attendees of our annual fundraiser who generously donated to our Mission of providing a safe house for women and their children who have suffered under abusive relationships.
A Donation of $750 in interior paint from Sherwin Williams, Angola was received to freshen up our safe house. Volunteers from Trine University's Theta Phi Alpha will spend a weekend of fun helping us paint! Our TLC Intern, Edu, along with some friends from Women In Transition will paint bedrooms, the family room and the laundry room. Glorious!
IN LOVING MEMORY - Donation received 2016
"In reverent memory of Leah Suzanne Fennell. Domestic Violence is real, it is ugly, it is disgusting, cowardice, and fatal. Leah, you are loved and missed by many, but we will meet again when we are all peacefully nestled with you in the everlasting arms" - Your family
A truck delivered 1160 pounds of food & products for TLC families to our battered women's shelter. A generous "check" also matched the 1160 pounds donation!! Thank you SO MUCH to Susan Sharp, fundraiser drive coordinator and all the folks at Autoform Tool & Mfg., Inc., Angola, Indiana - WOW!!!
Linea Directa Estatal de 24 Horas
"Walk a Mile in my Shoes" raised $4000.00!!
Coming up, Sigma Phi Gamma Sorority,
Alpha IOTA Chapter
will sponsor the annual boutique and craft show hosted at
St. Anthony's Parrish
700 W. Maumee St. Angola, IN
Saturday, NOV. 12th, 2016
9AM - 3PM
Look for our TLC Booth.