Regional Mental Health Center
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Regional Mental Health Center Serves Northwest Indiana Clients

Sign at Regional Mental Health Center’s Strawhun Center, Merrillville, Indiana

Our Mission:

  • To provide cost-effective, consumer-driven continuum of preventative, consultative and direct-treatment behavioral health services;
  • To strategically position the Center for long-term financial viability;
  • To plan, evaluate, and to seek continuous improvement of the Center’s services through broad-based processes;
  • To educate the public and advocate the needs to the mentally ill, emotionally disturbed, and chemically dependent;
  • To provide research and training opportunities that fall appropriately within the field of mental health and chemical dependency.

Our Values

  • Quality: Striving and committed to excellence in all we do.
  • Stewardship: Responsibly using, preserving and enhancing the Center’s human and material resources as a community not-for-profit organization.
  • Collaboration: Communicating and working with others for the benefit of all.
  • Compassion: Responding to the feelings and needs of each person with kindness, concern and empathy.
  • Integrity: Adhering to strong moral and ethical principles in all we do.
  • Respect: Recognizing and valuing the dignity and uniqueness of each person.

With more than a dozen locations, Regional Mental Health Center serves Lake and Porter counties as well as residents from throughout Indiana and Illinois with emergency mental health services, mental illness treatment, and alcohol and substance abuse treatment programs.


Strawhun Center

8555 Taft Street
Merrillville, IN 46410
Fax: 219.769.2508

Stark Center

3903 Indianapolis Blvd.
East Chicago, IN 46312
Fax: 219.392.6998

Outpatient Services

4016 Hohman Avenue
Hammond, IN 46327
Fax: 219.937.9086

2600 Highway Ave.
Highland, IN 46322
Fax: 219.972.9104

1441 East 84th Place
Merrillville, IN 46410
Fax: 219.794.2010

7783 E. Ridge Road
Hobart, IN 46342
Fax: 219.945.3673

Geminus provides our administrative services. Reach them at 219.757.1800

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