Elkhart County

2019 Chartered Council


Child and Parent Services, Inc. (CAPS)


President: Brian Hall

Main Contact: Jenna VanDePutte

Child & Parent Services, Inc.

1000 West Hively Avenue
Elkhart, IN 46517

Phone: 574-522-1998

Email: jvandeputte@capselkhart.org

Website: www.capselkhart.org

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CAPSElkhart

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/capselkhart/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/CAPSElkhart


CAPS is a prominent Elkhart County nonprofit agency with facilities in Elkhart and Goshen, Indiana that focuses on preventing child abuse and neglect in our community. In recent years, CAPS has become known as a pioneer and visionary in the field of child abuse awareness and prevention, not only in Elkhart county, but at the state level as well. CAPS houses many programs to suit many families including, CASA, Healthy Families, Parenting Aid, Supervised Visitation, Building Blocks Preschool, and the Child and Family Advocacy Center.


CAPS has been a PCAIN Chartered Council since 1991.


Meetings are held the 3rd Wednesday monthly 3:30 p.m. at the CAPS office.