Overseeing poor relief is a primary duty for many township trustees. To find the list of trustee offices in Allen County and their phone numbers visit this website.To find out what township you live in, visit this website.

ADAMS TOWNSHIP TRUSTEE OFFICE (Trustee Denita Washington)
The trustee's office may provide assistance with: rental/mortgage assistance, utility assistance (electricity, gas, water), emergency food & paper products, prescriptions, indigent funeral services, furniture bank referrals, and representative payee services (for those unable to manage their Social Security income).

The office is located at 1125 Hartzell St., New Haven, IN 46774, hours are Monday-Thursday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.-noon. The phone number for assistance is 260-749-4162. Website: https://www.adamstownship.org/.

WAYNE TOWNSHIP TRUSTEE OFFICE (Trustee Austin Knox)
The Trustee's Office may provide assistance with: current prescription medications, food/paper/personal products, shelter, transportation, utilities, and indigent funeral services. Call 260-449-7000 ext. 312 to request help. Website:http://www.waynetownship.org/.