Serving Westchester Township, Porter County, Indiana 

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Homebound Services

HOMEBOUND DELIVERY

Township resident library patrons who are homebound due to an extended illness, injury, or disability may be eligible to receive the library's homebound delivery service.

Participants in the program may request fiction and nonfiction books, magazines, audio books, CDs, and DVDs, to be delivered to their residences on a scheduled basis (staff will not enter residences).

To learn more about homebound delivery, please call the Thomas Library Branch at 926-7696, and leave your contact information for one of our homebound delivery team members to call you back. 

If you have a family member, a friend, or know of someone else who may benefit from homebound delivery, please encourage them to call the library.

TALKING BOOKS

Library patron who are blind or whose physical handicaps may prevent them from reading regular print resources can apply formaterials to be delivered to their home via the United States Postal Service from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped. Braille books, large print books, and books on tapes (including players) are available to qualifying patrons. For more information, contact the Indiana Talking Book and Braille Library at 1-800-622-4970 or the Lake County Public Library that serves as one of the regional libraries for the service at 1-219-769-3541 and ask for the Talking Books Department.

 

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11/09

 

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