LaPorte/Porter Counties

2019 Chartered Council

Dunebrook, Inc.


President: Ted Perzanowski

Executive Director: Jeanne Ann Cannon

Main Contact: Lena Ritchie

7451 West Johnson Road

Michigan City, IN 46360

Phone: 219-874-0007







Dunebrook has over 25 highly trained home-visiting professionals that support parents and children in building safer, healthier, happier families through home visitation, education and our Child Advocacy Center. Our services are free and confidential. Everyone can use support and guidance through the path of parenting, whether it’s a home visitor helping you in your home, attending a Parenting class, having fun at our Playgroups or just a phone call, giving you helpful information and community resources for parenting tips and ideas. We serve LaPorte, Jasper, Newton, Porter, Pulaski and Starke Counties by providing Community Partners for Child Safety, Healthy Families, Nurturing Parenting, Body Safety and Public Education on child abuse prevention and advocacy and as a Child Advocacy Center.


We have our 30th Anniversary Pinwheels and Pearls Gala scheduled for May 16, 2019 and our Dragon Boat Races Event Scheduled for September 7, 2019. Our planning committee is still working on our schedule of April Events, but they will be posted to our website ( as soon as they are finalized.


Dunebrook, Inc. (LaPorte/Porter Counties) Council has been a PCAIN Chartered Council since 1989.    The two counties merged to form one Council in 2018.


Meetings are held at 4:30 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday each month at the Dunebrook office.