Mark your calendars for S.K.I.P.P.E.R.S. support group

Individuals and families are invited to join Hope Center for S.K.I.P.P.E.R.S. support group. Survivors meet. Caregivers meet. Kids/Teens meet. Surviving family members meet. For more information, please call Hope Center at 219.552.1640.

Merry Christmas!

Wishing all of our Hope Center families, our volunteers, our supporters, our donors, our neighbors and friends, a very Merry Christmas!

Holy Spirit Catholic Church families make journals for Hope Center

In December, families in the Faith Formation program at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Winfield made beautiful journals for our Hope Center Hope Totes. Families added prayers and sweet notes in a few pages of each journal. They are amazing! Thank you to Rochelle McNamara for coordinating the service project.

Support Hope Center at The Rustic Peddler Market this Sunday

Come and join friends for a fun day of shopping! The Rustic Peddler Market is full of antique, rustic, handmade, refinished and one of a kind treasures. Items include antiques and collectibles, furniture and accessories, vintage inspired jewelry and clothing, repurposed architectural salvaged and up-cycled items, high quality handmade items for the home and scents…

Meet Lora at Hope Center this Sunday.

Lora Bingham, a Hope Center volunteer, will be in the Hope Center office on Sunday, October 12, between Lowell Church of Christ services. Stop by and say hello! Lora is a five year survivor. She is the facilitator for the survivors section of our S.K.I.P.P.E.R.S. support group. She also participates in Hope Center Family Fun…

Hope Center collecting donations for Hope Totes

Hope Center is accepting donations of unscented name-brand hand sanitzer, unflavored name-brand lip balm, unscented travel-sized hand lotion, name brand travel-sized mouth wash and decks of playing cards for our Hope CenterHope Totes. Donations can be dropped off at the Lowell Church of Christ office during business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m.) or given…

Students collecting craft items to make gifts for Hope Totes

Students attending Igniting the Fire, a lock-in at St. Matthias Roman Catholic Church in Crown Point, will make prayer boxes, tic-tac-toe bags and Rosaries for Hope Center in September. Items will be put in Hope Totes for those facing cancer. (The totes include handmade fleece blankets, a bible, a Hope Center travel cup, a port pillow, lip balm, lotions,…

Hope Center families enjoy picnic

Hope Center families gathered for a fun picnic at Evergreen Park in Lowell on August 10th. Everyone had a great time. We’re especially excited about the new friends that joined us! Families never pay for Hope Center Family Fun events. See our entire album of photos on facebook.

Hope Center brings families together for “Family Fun” events

Families facing cancer were invited to a Hope Center Family Fun Event: Rock Painting in early April. They enjoyed a night of friendship, fun and creativity.  We had several new families join us for the event. Thank you to Kim Ziants for lending us your paint, markers and brushes for this fun activity. Thank you…