On April 1, 2017 North Central Community Action Agencies, Inc. (NCCAA) became a new sponsor of the Wheelchair Ramp and Children's Vision Screening Program. Catholic Charities Diocese of Gary transitioned the two programs to NCCAA after the volunteers of the Ramp Program completed their 500th ramp. The Ramp and Screening Programs receive funding from the Michigan City Community Enrichment Corporation, LaPorte Health Foundation, LaPorte County United Way, Heart of Cook Foundation, and REMC Foundation under NCCAA's sponsorship.
301 E. 8th Street #109
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 872-0351 or 872-1201
Children's Vision Screening-Coordinator- Becky Knoll
The Children's Vision Screening Program has one coordinator, Becky Knoll, who receives a stipend from the funding sources of this program.In the past school year 2017-2018, the programs screened over 3,000 school children. The Vision Screen Program has approximately 10 volunteers.