Established in 1991, the Parke Vermillion County Humane Societyis a non-profit private organization committed to the education of the public in the humane treatment of all animals, the prevention of cruelty to animals, the relief of suffering among animals, and the importance of animal population control through the promotion of spaying and neutering. The shelter was built in 2000 and opened in late November, 2000. We are located in west-central Indiana, on State Road 63, 2.2 mi south of Newport, IN. (We are directly behind the Vermillion County Jail, and share the same entrance road, located at mile marker 59). Our physical address is 1884 S. SR 63, Hillsdale. Other references: 14.4 mi No of SR163 (to Clinton), 4.4 mi No of SR 36 (to Rockville), apprx 28 mi No of I-70, apprx 17 mi So of I-74. We are always seeking volunteers to help both at our facility and for activities and events inour areacommunities.