Teen Resources

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood

728 S. Beaver Street

York, PA  17401

Telephone:  717-845-9681

 

www.plannedparenthood.org

YMCA Of York

YMCA of York

90 N. Newberry Street

York, PA  17401

Telephone:  717-843-7884

There is a membership fee – income based sliding scale

www.yorkcoymca.org

National Runaway Safe Line

National Runaway Safe Line

3080 North Lincoln Avenue

Chicago, IL  60657

Telephone:  1-800-RUNAWAY

 

National communication system that assists youth and families of youth who have run away or are considering running away.  Provides intervention information and referrals to shelters, health clinics and blood banks in the area.  Confidential message service between youth and their families before they are ready to communicate directly.  Home free program offers 1-way tickets back home for free.

 

www.1800runaway.org

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

Telephone:  1-866-331-9474

 

Provides callers with information on signs of abuse in a relationship and gives them access to resources such as counseling.

 

www.loveisrespect.org

Club Ophelia – Camp Ophelia

Family Child Resources

3995 E. Market Street

York, PA  17402

Telephone:  717-757-1227

 

Help teenage girls learn positive relationship skills.  Exploring friendship issues & improving self-esteem.  Arts & craft & mentoring programs.

 

www.clubophelia.com

YMCA of York and York County

90 North Newberry Street
York, PA 17401

Telephone: 717-843-7884

York’s YMCA offers fitness classes, swim lessons, a competitive swim team, and youth sports league. Also offered are youth developemental programs such as (GAPP) Girls Achieving Pure Potential for girls ages 9-14, Youth and Government, young Gentleman and Scholars for boys ages 8-12, and Model United Nations.
York County YMCA

Planned Parenthood

728 South Beaver Street
York, PA 17401

Telephone: 717-845-9681

Offers accessible and affordable sexual and reproductive health care to men, women, and teens. Services include Birth Control, HIV testing, Hepatitis&HPV Vaccines, Pregnancy Testing and Services, Emergency Contraception, STD Testing and Treatment, Abortion Services and Referrals, and Patient Education.
Planned Parenthood

Voni Grimes Gym

125 E. College Avenue
York, PA 17401

Telephone: 717-849-2238

Attention:  David Brown – Athletic Director

October-April – open gym program and Youth Basketball League – February and March.

Crispus Attucks Community Center

431 S. George Street
York, PA 17401
Telephone: 717-848-2770

and

605 S. Duke Street
York, PA 17401
Telephone: 717-848-3610

Crispus Attucks Youth Build Charter School is designed to give youth ages 17-21 years old the opportunity to earn their high school diploma. Other teen/young adult programs include youth employment services, ELECT – Education Leading to Employment and Career Training, E.F.I. – ELECT Fatherhood Initative.
Crispus Attucks Community Center

Girl Scouts Heart of Pennsylvania

1600 Mount Zion Rd.
York, PA 17406

Telephone: 717-800-692-7816

York Area Service Center

1213 Carlisle Road

York, PA  17404

Hours:  Tuesday/Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

This program focuses on the Girls Scout Leadership Experience with a focus on girls 5-17 years old. Girl Scout focus areas include: Outdoor Experience, Health and Wellness, Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and the Arts. The G.S. Leadership Experience follows the motto: Discover, Connect and Take Action. This motto allows the girls exposure to subjects/topics that interest them individually, connect with girls with similar interests and take action to make the world a better place.
Girl Scouts Heart of Pennsylvania

National Runaway Hotline

Open 24 Hours

Telephone: 1-800-621-4000

National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

Telephone: 1-866-331-9474

TTY: 1-866-331-8453

BRING ON PLAY

Bring on Play

Telephone: 717-849-2287

Email: bop@yorkcity.org

Goal is to renovate 1 city park per year. Promotes importance of fun, safety, and physically challenging playgrounds. This decreases the risk of pediatric obesity.

Club Ophehia – Camp Ophehia

By Family Child Resources
3995 E. Market Street
York, PA 17402

Telephone: 717-757-1227
Contact: Jane Kieber

Help teenage girls learn positive relationship skills. Exploring friendship issues and improving self-asteem.

Council of Churches

595 West Market Street
York, PA 17401

Telephone: 717-854-9504

Contact: Dawn Jones – djones@yccchurches.org

Has a new program called Weed and Seed which is a data base of all activities and programs put together by city churches. Also has Salem Project and information on vacation bible studies. Contact Dawn Jones for more information.

Boy Scouts of America

2139 White Street
York, PA 17404

Telephone: 717-843-0901

Boy Scouts of America is one of the nation’s largest values-based youth developmental organizations. BSA provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship and develops personal fitness.

Website address: www.scouting.org