The Community Change Center: WeAreOne, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in Northwest Indiana, currently operating in Lake, LaPorte, and Porter counties.
The Community Change Center works with incarcerated individuals during incarceration and as they transition back into their communities, providing tangible resources and connections, as well as a sense of support and empowerment. By providing support and resources to some of the most vulnerable members of society, we simultaneously strengthen our local communities.
Sam Burgett, MSW, LSW
Allison Melendez, Sociology Major at Valparaiso University
Mattie Gearhart, Social Work Graduate Student at Indiana University Northwest
Tasha Abraham, Social Work Student at Valparaiso University
Taylor Scalone, Sociology Major at Valparaiso University