Parenting/Foster Care/Adoption

PROMOTING EDUCATION, ACTION, CHANGE, EMPOWERMENT (PEACE)

Provides parenting classes to various age groups. Youth programs, Circle of Friends, for teenagers and pre-teens; support for pregnant teenagers. Nurse, family partnership. Services for child victims of sexual abuse. Cooperative parenting and divorce.

PEACE
353 Buford Avenue
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone: 1-866-829-1154 ext. 115

SAFE KIDS COALITION OF YORK COUNTY

Referrals to free car seat check-up locations. Community contacts for car seat, fire, and bike safety.

WellSpan Health
The Loretta Claiborne Building
Suite 160
605 S. George Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: 888-232-7233
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STRENGTHENING FAMILIES PROGRAM

By Family-Child Resourses
3995 E. Market St.
York, PA 17092
717-757-1227

Prevent teen substance abuse. Strengthen parental skills and build family strength and communication.
www.f-cr.com/strengthen_families.htm

THE LEHMAN CENTER

Short-term respite care for children from birth to age 6 is open 24 hours a day. Provides a 24 hour hotline for families; Art Therapy, Parent Support Groups, Case Management and Referral services.

24 hour hotline: 1-800-635-6619

The Lehman Center
400 W. Market Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-845-5771
Fax: 717-852-7605
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YWCA OF GETTYSBURG & ADAMS COUNTY

Child enrichment programs; health promotion and sports; youth alcohol and drug prevention; single parent support group; free child care; swim lessons; summer camp; financial assistance available.

YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County
909 Fairfield Road
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone: 717-334-9171
fax: 717-334-8797
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MOTHERS OF TWINS AND TRIPLETS, HANOVER

Support and information for mothers, and expecting mothers, of multiples.

St. Paul Lutheran Church
1214 Broadway
Hanover, PA 17331
Phone: 717-637-1983

MOTHERS OF TWINS AND TRIPLETS, YORK WHITE ROSE

Support and information for mothers and expecting mothers of multiples.

Mt. Zion United Church of Christ
1054 Ridgewood Road
York, PA                                                                                                                               Telephone:  717-755-6617
Email: twinsmomsclub@yahoo.com
www.twinmomsclub.com

MOTHERS’ CENTER OF HANOVER

Meet other moms and share time with them through groups and events. Playgroups for children under 6 years of age; children events and monthly newsletter.

South Hanover YMCA
1013 Baltimore Street
Hanover, PA 17331
1-877-939-6667

Email:  hanovermotherscenter@yahoo.com
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NURSE FAMILY PARTNERSHIP

116 S. George St.
York, PA 17401

717-843-6330

Home visit program for 1st time moms with demonstrated financial need or on WIC or MA.

Stays with family until child turns 2. Assistance with pregnancy, childcare, health needs, mentoring mom&baby.
www.myfamilyfirsthealth.org/nursefamily.html

ELECT

613 S. George St.
York, PA 17403

717-848-8857
Fax: 717-843-3914

Program is for pregnant and parenting teens usually incorporated into school curriculum where once weekly program participants speak to target group&teach life skills (parenting, hygene, SIDS, pregnancy prevention, self-esteem, etc.) also provide contact info. for services (WIC, child care consultants, stress edu., etc.) Also has incentive programs for getting free diapers, wipes and milk. Teens introduced to program usually stay in program until graduating from high school or self termination. Each year in September, coordinators reach out to schools regarding program.

Currently involved with following schools:
York City
Manitou
Youth Build Charter School
William Penn
Spring Grove
Northeastern

ELECT (Education Leading to Employment & Career Training)

Pregnancy Resources and Program assists pregnant and parenting students up to age 22 to complete their high school education. Individual and group support services available. Intensive case management.

Crispus Attucks Center for Employment & Training
605 S. Duke Street
York, PA 17401
Phone: 717-848-3610
Fax: 717-843-3914
Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Spanish Available.
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FAMILY-CHILD RESOURCES, INC.

Parenting Helpline: answer questions and concerns about everyday parenting. Parenting groups, Parental coaching, information and support in the home with infants birth to 1 year old, matched with volunteer of staff person. Custody workshop for parents separating or going through a divorce. Early Intervention Information.

Family-Child Resources, Inc.

3995 E. Market Street
York, PA 17402
Phone: 717-757-1227
Fax: 717-757-1353
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HUMAN LIFE SERVICES

742 S. George St.
York, PA 17409
Telephone: 717-846-2384

Offer parenting classes. Offer clothing&furnishings for mother&baby. Referrals for medical, legal, social services&adoptive assistance.

MOMS CLUB OF YORK

Support group for at-home mothers and their children. Activities vary monthly; playgroup, trips and park days.
Additonal Fees: $25.00 Annual Membership Dues

Moms Club of York
EAST
Eastminster Presbyterian Chuyrch
311 Haines Road
York, PA 17402
Website:  www.meetup.com/MoYoMommies

WEST
Zion Methodist Church
1030 Carlisle Avenue
York, PA 17404
Website: www.orgsites.com/pa/momsclubyorkwest

MOMS OF YORK COUNTY

Moms of York County

Contact Person: Jennifer S.
Additional Fees: $10.00 Annual Membership

Members only organization for moms with children ages infant through 5. 10-20 activities a month. Message board for mothers. Membership required to enter site content.
www.meetup.com/MoYoMommies
www.meetup.com/MoYoMommies