Community Outreach Program

Learn as a community

Building caring communities from the people up

Humane Indiana Offers education programs for area clubs, home school cohorts, and community groups. Programs tailored to individual groups.



Homeschool Days

This two hour monthly program invites area home schooling families and cohorts to attend education programs regarding wildlife and environmental topics. Programs are $10 for the first student and subsequent siblings are discounted to $7 per student. Homeschool programs take place at our Wildlife Center located at 570 N 450 E, Valparaiso, IN. Registration is required as these programs fill up quickly.

May 18thth | 10am-12pm | Located at our Wildlife Center 

Join Humane Indiana Wildlife as we learn about habitat restoration and exhibit design. What does it take to rebuild and design the perfect habitat for native species? Whether in the wild or in a captive setting, when modifying an animals living space a lot of thought goes into the process. Visit our newly updated education center and learn what different steps need to occur to provide wildlife with everything they need to thrive. Students will participate in an exhibit designing activity for an animal of their choice! Supplies will be provided. 

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Boy Scout / Girl Scout Nights

Designated for the scouting community these evening programs are designed to meet the needs and requirements of scouts working towards earning badges and patches. Through a combination of educational talks, provided each quarter, and bi-annual service days scouts will learn about a wide variety of topics, both wild and domestic. Registration is required for these events, please contact Nicole: education@humaneindiana.org

Girl Scout Night | May 18th | 4:00-5:30 p.m. located at North Shelter

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Girl Scout Service Day | April 21st | 10 -2 p.m. located at Wildlife Center

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Cub Scout Night | June 5th | 4:00-5:30 p.m. located at our Wildlife Center

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Cub Scout Service Day | May 26th | 10-2 p.m. located at our Wildlife Center

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Community Groups

Open to clubs, libraries and groups of all types. These one hour presentations provide insight into the work and mission of Humane Indiana. Programs can be all encompassing or topic specific depending on group request. Suggested donation is $150/ hour with an additional $1/mile for locations outside of a 15 mile radius from our education center located at 566 N 450 E , Valparaiso, IN 46383