Our Location

The William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families is located in the community of South Bend, IN, near the campus of the University of Notre Dame. Our building is used to facilitate community-based research and has space for project staff offices, rooms for interviews and assessments, and a conference room for research group meetings.

Our address is 1602 North Ironwood Drive, South Bend, IN 46635
(See map)

Directions from the Notre Dame campus:

  • Take Edison Road east (left) to Ironwood Drive
  • Take Ironwood Drive north (left) to 1602 North Ironwood Drive
  • The William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families is on the right (across from the McDonald’s)

Directions from downtown South Bend:

  • Take 31/933/Michigan St. north to Angela/Edison
  • Take Angela/Edison east (right) to Ironwood
  • Take Ironwood north (left) to 1602 North Ironwood Drive
  • The William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families is on the right (across from McDonald’s)

Directions from Grape Road in Mishawaka:

  • Take Edison west towards South Bend
  • Take Ironwood north (right) to 1602 North Ironwood Drive
  • The William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families is on the right (across from McDonald’s)

Directions from the IN 80/90 tollway:

  • Take Exit 77 from the IN 80/90 tollway
  • Take 31/933 south (right) to Douglas Road
  • Take Douglas Road east (left) to Ironwood Drive
  • Take Ironwood Drive south (right) to 1602 North Ironwood Drive
  • The William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families will be on the left after crossing South Bend Avenue/SR 23 (across from the McDonald’s)

Directions from the South Bend Regional Airport:

  • Take the Lincoln Way West exit from the airport
  • Take Lincoln Way West east (left turn using a traffic circle) to Bendix Drive
  • Take Bendix Drive north (left) to Cleveland Road
  • Take Cleveland Road east (right) to Ironwood Drive
  • Take Ironwood Drive south (right) to 1602 North Ironwood Drive
  • The William J. Shaw Center for Children and Families will be on the left after crossing South Bend Avenue/SR 23 (across from the McDonald’s)