Gear-Up for Safety Program

Does Gear-Up for Safety Program cost anything?

No. The program is free and voluntary.

Whom does the Gear-Up for Safety Program serve?

The Gear-Up Safety Program offers help to families.

You can call Lutheran Social Services of Indiana for the Gear-Up Safety Program to refer yourself or you may be referred by another person or agency.

How do you enroll?

Just call (260) 426-3347 and ask for the Gear-Up for Safety Program. You’ll be asked a few simple questions to make sure that the Gear-Up for Safety Program can help you. Or, your referring organization can email

Gear-Up for Safety is available for Allen, DeKalb, Noble, Whitley, LaGrange, Steuben, Elkhart, St. Joseph, Marshall, Kosciusko, Fulton, Cass, Howard Miami, Wabash and Huntington counties.

Why should you call to enroll in the Gear-Up for Safety Program?

To receive needed free safety items in your home

To receive free educational information on safety topics for your children

To receive free support and connections to resources in your community