Coupon Providers (DRAFT)

Bowen Center (Whitley County)
BrightPoint (Whitley County)

The Bowen Center provides a wide range of services to their clients based on client needs. Some services include addiction recovery, autism services, community based, court ordered, employee assistance, inpatient unit, military, school based, systems of care, and telemedicine.  Seeking out help is a sign of strength that a caregiver is doing everything in their power to provide the best upbringing for the child. 

119 West Market Street, Columbia City
(260) 248-8176
https://www.bowencenter.org/columbia-city

To earn coupons at Bowen Center in Whitley County, the child or a parent must receive services through Bowen Center.  Anytime a parent or the child receives services, you may ask your service provider for a BABE coupon.

BrightPoint of Whitley County offers children and youth services such as Eary Head Start, Head Start, JAG Youth Program, On My Way Pre-K along with other family stability programs. They offer energy assistance, health coverage assistance and supportive housing.

885 W Connexion Way Ste. 200, Columbia City
(260) 244-2737
https://mybrightpoint.org/

To earn coupons with Brightpoint, you must participate in their child and family-centered programs. Participation with Brightpoint begins with a referral or personally signing up.  Each time you have a home visit, you may ask the worker for a BABE coupon.

The Churubusco Public Library is a wonderful place with a friendly staff, and a variety of useful resources. People of all ages visit our library to use our computers, view our movie selection, and to check out books both fiction and non-fiction. Not only does the CPL carry a fantastic collection of books and movies, but also a variety of magazines, audio books, and CDs. The library also offers an assortment of programs for both adults and children.

116 N. Mulberry St, Churubusco
(260) 693-6466
http://www.buscolibrary.org/

How to earn: To earn coupons at Churubusco Public Library, you don’t even need a library card. All that is required is going in and reading books to the child/children or participating in a scheduled library program. When you are finished, ask the librarian for a BABE coupon on your way out. Each child will earn one BABE coupon per visit. If you do have a library card, you may also simply check books out to earn a BABE coupon. You can earn BABE coupons every day at the library to get a coupon!

Columbia City High School is a part of the Whitley County Consolidated School district.

1600 South State Road 9, Columbia City
(260) 244-6136
https://www.wccsonline.com/o/cchs

Education is an important part of everyone’s life! If you are in high school and are pregnant or have a child, you may request a BABE coupon from the front office secretary at the completion of full week’s attendance.

We feel a vision assessment is an important step to make sure your baby is learning to see properly. Dr. McClain is the only optometrist in Whitley County who provides a free vision assessment for babies 6-12 months old through a nationwide initiative called INFANTSEE.

512 N. Line Street, Columbia City
(260) 244-6474
https://www.wccsonline.com/o/cchs

Do you have a child between the ages of 6-12 months? Visit Dr. McClain, the only optometrist in Whitley County who provides a free assessment for babies 6-12 months. This assessment is provided through a nationwide initiative called INFANTSEE.

First Steps is Indiana’s early intervention program for children birth to age 3 who would benefit from additional support to meet their developmental milestones. First Steps supports families and caregivers by helping their children learn and grow through their family’s everyday activities. Children learn to build relationships with other children and adults, develop independence, play and grow.

700 E. Beardsley Ave. Elkhart, IN 46514
(574) 293-2813
Fax: (574) 293-2300
indianafirststeps.org

To earn coupons through First Steps of Whitley County, you must receive services through First Steps. They offer home visits, speech therapies, and developmental therapies. After a visit with First Steps, simply ask the provider for a BABE coupon. If no coupons are on hand, simply ask for a note of proof of visit and bring it to BABE store your next.

Healthy Families Indiana (HFI) is a voluntary evidence-based home visitation program that is designed to promote healthy families and healthy children through a variety of services including child development, access to health care, and parent education.

1752 Wesley Rd., Auburn IN
(260) 925-3865

Healthy Families Indiana

Healthy families of Indiana is another program where the provider comes to you! The Healthy Families Program says it best, “Healthy Families Believes: All parents want the best for their children. All parents are responsible for helping their children grow and succeed. All parents benefit from support and encouragement.” It’s true, and Healthy Families helps provide caregivers with a myriad of support, encouragement, and resources to assist them on their journey to successful caregiving—based on the unique needs of the family. Simply ask the provider for a coupon after each visit with Healthy Families.

Live. Heal. Grow. Counseling Services approaches individuals, children, teens, families, and couples with a relationship-first heart. We support wellness of the mind, body, and spirit through counseling, classes, and consultations.

360 N Oak St., Columbia City
(260) 244-0264

Live Heal Grow Counseling

To earn coupons at Live. Heal. Grow. , the child or a parent must receive therapy services. Anytime a parent or the child participates in a therapy session, they may ask the receptionist for a BABE coupon.

More information coming soon

2426 S Raber Rd, Columbia City

To earn coupons, simply attend Oak Grove Mom’s Group meeting and ask for a BABE coupon.

Building community. Encouraging exploration. Connecting with the world.

1160 E SR 205, Columbia City
(260) 244-5541

Peabody Library

To earn coupons at Peabody Public Library, you don’t even need a library card. All that is required is going in and reading books to the child/children or participating in a scheduled library program. When you are finished, ask the librarian for a BABE coupon on your way out. Each child will earn one BABE coupon per visit. If you do have a library card, you may also simply check books out to earn a BABE coupon. You can earn BABE coupons every day at the library to get a coupon!

Whitley County’s Purdue Extension offers a nutrition class twice per month at BABE during store hours.

524 Branch Court Columbia City, IN 46725
(260) 244-7615

Purdue Extension Whitley County

To earn coupons with the Purdue Extension Nutrition program, come into the BABE store for a Nutrition Class. This class meets twice a month during store hours. At the end of the class, each parent/caregiver in attendance receives a BABE coupon.

Connecting people. Inspiring ideas. Transforming lives.

201 E Front St, South Whitley
(260)723-5321

South Whitley Library

To earn coupons at South Whitley Public Library, you don’t even need a library card.  All that is required is going in and reading books to the child/children or participating in a scheduled library program. When you are finished, ask the librarian for a BABE coupon on your way out.  Each child will earn one BABE coupon per visit.  If you do have a library card, you may also simply check books out to earn a BABE coupon. You can earn BABE coupons every day at the library to get a coupon!

Teaching and Reaching Our Youth. Regardless of past behavior or current circumstances, everyone deserves the opportunity for an education.

1911 E Business 30, Columbia City
(260) 248-8787

T.R.O.Y Alternative School

Education is an important part of everyone’s life! If you are in high school and are pregnant or have a child, you may request a BABE coupon from the front office secretary at the completion of full week’s attendance.

Pregnancy testing, ultrasounds, support services, STD testing, referral resources and a pregnancy loss support group.

344 N. Main Street Columbia City
(and two Fort Wayne locations)
(260) 244-7779

A Hope Center

You can earn a coupon for each visit to A Hope Center. Whether for an ultrasound, pregnancy or STD testing, support services, and more, ask for your BABE coupon. They also provide a pregnancy loss support group. The five-step program over six weeks provides weekly meetings, group discussions, a book, and a journal. You do not have to grieve your loss alone. Ask for Michelle when you call 260-422-3544.

Walgreens provide prescription services, vaccines and more

535 N Line St., Columbia City
(260) 244-5491

Walgreens Pharmacy Columbia City

To earn coupons at Walgreens in Columbia City, the child needs to have a prescription filled and upon receiving the medicine, the caregiver needs to ask the pharmacist a question. Afterwards, the caregiver may ask for a BABE coupon.

Whitko Jr./Sr. High School is part of Whitko Community Schools.

1 Big Blue Ave, South Whitley
(260) 723-5146

Whitko Community Schools

Education is an important part of everyone’s life! If you are in high school and are pregnant or have a child, you may request a BABE coupon from the front office secretary at the completion of full week’s attendance.

Whitley Chiropractic offers chiropractic healthcare for the whole family.

695 N Opportunity, Columbia City
(260)2 44-3665

Whitley Chiropractic & Wellness

Pregnant mothers or BABE-aged children that receive Chiropractic care may request a BABE coupon after their appointments.

Whitley County Family Resource and Children’s Services is a government run program benefiting families who qualify for food stamps and Medicaid.

543 N Line St, Suite B, Columbia City
1-800-403-0864

FSSA:DFR Whitley County

Pregnant mothers or BABE-aged children that receive Chiropractic care may request a BABE coupon after their appointments.

Providing vaccinations for children at 2 months, 4 months, 6 months, 12 months, 15 months, and 18 months, then kindergarten and 6th grade.

220 W Van Buren St. #106, Columbia City
(260) 244-2310

Whitley County Immunization Clinic

How to earn: When a BABE-aged goes in for immunizations, simply ask for a coupon! One coupon per child per visit.

The Whitley County Family YMCA is part of the YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne. They offer fitness classes for both children and adults along with athletic programs.

950 E Van Buren, Columbia City
(260) 244-9622

Whitley County Family YMCA

To earn coupons at the Y, a BABE-aged child must be enrolled in a program. At the end of each day of participation, caregivers may request a BABE coupon on their way out. Pregnant women can also earn BABE coupons at the YMCA every time she participates in an exercise class. Same process—ask for a coupon on your way out!