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    Organizations that make an effort to increase the availability and utilization of community services by specific target populations by providing direct services for targeted individuals in their homes or other convenient locations or by making special efforts to ensure that a particular group is aware of available services and encouraged to participate. Included are programs that do outreach regarding their own services as well as those which encourage a target population to use a wide variety of services.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Act II Playhouse - Theatre Therapy for Autistic ChildrenProvides professional theatre in Montgomery County. We are also creating a drama outreach program for children with autism.MontgomeryACT II Playhouse - Montgomery; AmblerAct II Playhouse
    American Diabetes Association - Step-Out: Walk to Fight DiabetesStep Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes, formerly America’s Walk for Diabetes, is about changing the face of diabetes in our country by raising funds to help find a cure and walking a few miles for greater awareness to this devastating disease. Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes is a whirlwind day packed with energy, fun, support for others and a perfect amount of selfless dedication. Anyone can take part in Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes; your participation isn’t measured by the dexterity or the speed you walk, but by the level of your enthusiasm and your commitment to ending diabetes. Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes was born as the result of the need to take greater action in the fight against diabetes. More than 20.8 million Americans have diabetes, with another 54-million at risk and ADA is taking steps to attack this epidemic aggressively.MontgomeryAmerican Diabetes Association - Montgomery; Bala CynwydAmerican Diabetes Association
    American Legion, American Legion AuxiliaryThe American Legion Auxiliary is the largest women’s patriotic organization in the world. The organization supports volunteer programs that center on the three major areas: veterans, young people and the community. Through volunteering in the many programs, you develop leadership in your community, have the opportunity to educate the youth and advance the programs of the American Legion Auxiliary. “Working” side-by-side with women of all ages and different life experiences you make memories and build life-long friendships. The benefits offered by the American Legion Auxiliary directly and indirectly touch and affect the lives of all Americans.American Legion, American Legion AuxiliaryAmerican Legion
    American Legion Auxiliary, Department of PennsylvaniaThe American Legion Auxiliary is the largest women’s patriotic organization in the world. The organization supports volunteer programs that center on the three major areas: veterans, young people and the community. Through volunteering in the many programs, you develop leadership in your community, have the opportunity to educate the youth and advance the programs of the American Legion Auxiliary. “Working” side-by-side with women of all ages and different life experiences you make memories and build life-long friendships. The benefits offered by the American Legion Auxiliary directly and indirectly touch and affect the lives of all Americans.American Legion, American Legion AuxiliaryAmerican Legion
    Arcadia University - Community OutreachArcadia University offers these programs to the community: - Arcadia's Annual Inclusion Institute is a year-long professional development program on inclusive practices. Participants attend in school-based teams comprised by the building principal, special and general education teachers, parent of a child with disabilities, and other school personnel. - The BBEST Program is a program focused on improving classroom management, effective behavior management, and developing positive behavioral supports for parents, teachers, and schools. - Continuing Education Program in Psychology Lecture Series. Arcadia University is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. - Arcadia's Community Learning Center provides On-campus reading and writing instruction for students in grades 1-12. - The Office of Community Service acts as a source of information on various organizations and service opportunities in the tri-county area. - Dan Aaron Stay Fit Exercise Program. Arcadia's Department of Physical Therapy offers a group exercise program for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease or Multiple Sclerosis. - Educational Outreach is a collaborative effort with educational institutions to offer customized programs for staff development, certification, and graduate study. - Global Small Business Institute offers assistance to clients starting a new business or expanding an existing one. - Qui Vive! is a community writing workshops for middle- and high school students held in Philadelphia's Mount Airy neighborhood.MontgomeryArcadia University - Montgomery; GlensideArcadia University
    ASIAC - HIV/AIDS ServicesProvides education, outreach, advocacy and translation for Asians and Pacific Islanders.PhiladelphiaASIAC - Philadelphia; Center CityASIAC
    A Woman's Place - Education and OutreachHelps individuals, families, organizations, and groups understand the issue of domestic violence and how they can be a part of the solution. Promotes safety, justice, and equality through community awareness events workshops, trainings, coalition work, and other programming.BucksA Woman's Place - Bucks; DoylestownA Woman's Place
    Better Business Bureau of Western PA - BBB Military LineSince 2004, Better Business Bureau (BBB) Military Line has provided free resources to our military communities in the areas of financial literacy and consumer protection through the efforts of 113 BBBs across the U.S. The five main components of the program are: 1. Education - Many Local BBBs on and around military installations teach financial readiness classes to service members. 2. Outreach - We attend and support community fairs, conferences and other events, speaking with service members and distributing information. 3. Information - Our website provides a one stop shop for articles, links and consumer alerts for each branch of service. Check out our resources page for free consumer guides written just for military members and find us on Facebook and Twitter. 4. Data Collection - We analyze BBB data to help identify the threats and needs of our military community in the marketplace. 5. Complaint and Dispute Resolution - Filing a complaint with BBB helps military consumers resolve disputes and alert us to issues affecting the military community at large. Need a Financial Readiness Class? BBB Military Line offers an array of interactive and engaging Financial Workshops that are taught by local BBB staff members. These workshops are:
    • The Smart Consumer (Adult & Teen versions),
    • Deals for Wheels(Adult & Teen versions),
    • How to Buy a Home,
    • Investing for Retirement,
    • Scams and ID Theft.
    Need a Consumer Issues Subject Matter Expert? Your local BBB can provide speakers who work in the world of consumer issues and protection.
    AlleghenyBetter Business Bureau of Western PABetter Business Bureau of Western PA
    Blindness Education Programs-North Central Sight ServicesPresent education and public awareness programs that promote the importance of good eye health and safety, and share information about potentially blinding eye conditions. Share important information about signs and symptoms of various eye diseases and conditions,and ways to keep and make the most out of the vision you have. LycomingPrevention of BlindnessNorth Central Sight Services
    Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia (CAGP) - Outreach ProgramsThe goal of the Outreach Program is to provide social services to refugees. Services range from assistance with interpretation, sight translation, applying for medical assistance, referrals, help with obtaining citizenship, etc.PhiladelphiaCambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia, Inc. (CAGP) - Philadelphia; OlneyCambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia (CAGP)
    Cambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia (CAGP) - Outreach Programs - South CenterThe goal of the Outreach Program is to provide social services to refugees. Services range from assistance with interpretation, sight translation, applying for medical assistance, referrals, help with obtaining citizenship, etc.PhiladelphiaSouth CenterCambodian Association of Greater Philadelphia (CAGP)
    CareLink Community Support Services - Transition Age ServicesTransition Age Services address the educational, vocational, and community living needs of 18-22 year olds. Young adults who experience mental illness often find themselves caught between systems of care that aren't designed to meet their needs. Our flexible array of psychosocial rehabilitation services including residential services, care management, and family outreach can make it possible for people to reach their goals for stable, satisfying community living.DelawareCareLink Community Support Services - DelawareCareLink Community Support Services
    Catholic Social Services - Bucks CountyProvides the following programs and services: - Food cupboard; - Diaper bank; - Pregnancy education; - Counseling servicesBucksCatholic Social Services - Bucks CountyCatholic Social Services - Southeast Pennsylvania
    Center for Community Resources - Community Education and OutreachStaff members provide presentations, trainings, and information to the general public, agencies, staff, support groups, educators, and community groups. Topics include mental health, alcohol, drugs, tobacco, and gambling addiction as well as resiliency, wellness, and recovery. This service is free and open to any agency, organization or entity within Butler County. ButlerCommunity Education and OutreachCenter for Community Resources
    Center for Victims - Training, Education and OutreachCV educates the community on the causes of violence and promotes wellness and violence prevention through education and outreach, peace-building efforts, and arts and media programming. Education programs focus on sexual assault, violence prevention, grief and loss, and understanding trauma.AlleghenyCenter for Victims - Training, Education and OutreachCenter for Victims
    Cerebral Palsy Association - Community Social ServicesCSS provides information, social work services, and general support that empower individuals with disabilities to live full lives in the community. CSS is a regional lending library for P.I.A.T (Pennsylvania Institute for Assistive Technology). CSS also provides client assistance grants once a year taking requests for certain disability items from Chester County residents with physical disabilities The program includes: - Disability Advocacy - Disability related Information & Referral - Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Counseling - Speakers educating interested groups and organizations in the community - Computers, free of charge, for clients to access e-mail and the Internet.Chester*Main Site (The Cerebral Palsy Association of Chester County)Cerebral Palsy Association of Chester County
    Child Safety Education - Lycoming CountyProvides safety education for children from birth to 14 years of age.LycomingLycoming County CoronerLycoming County Government
    Community OutreachArcadia University offers these programs to the community: - Arcadia's Annual Inclusion Institute is a year-long professional development program on inclusive practices. Participants attend in school-based teams comprised by the building principal, special and general education teachers, parent of a child with disabilities, and other school personnel. - The BBEST Program is a program focused on improving classroom management, effective behavior management, and developing positive behavioral supports for parents, teachers, and schools. - Continuing Education Program in Psychology Lecture Series. Arcadia University is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. - Arcadia's Community Learning Center provides On-campus reading and writing instruction for students in grades 1-12. - The Office of Community Service acts as a source of information on various organizations and service opportunities in the tri-county area. - Dan Aaron Stay Fit Exercise Program. Arcadia's Department of Physical Therapy offers a group exercise program for individuals with Parkinson’s Disease or Multiple Sclerosis. - Educational Outreach is a collaborative effort with educational institutions to offer customized programs for staff development, certification, and graduate study. - Global Small Business Institute offers assistance to clients starting a new business or expanding an existing one. - Qui Vive! is a community writing workshops for middle- and high school students held in Philadelphia's Mount Airy neighborhood.Arcadia University - Department of Medical Science and Community HealthArcadia University
    Community Outreach ProgramStitches of Love is a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit Corporation serving as a community outreach of volunteers that provide for infants, children and families where babies are born into difficult circumstances, born prematurely, or fetal demise. Our support is given through community hospitals, pregnancy centers and children’s homes by providing hand-made items. Stitches of Love was conceived and grew through Providence Presbyterian Church (PCA), Quakertown, Pennsylvania, in the spring of 2003, with three individuals. It has grown through various churches in many different states throughout the U.S. Our organization now has several hundred members. We strive to meet the needs where other means are not accessible by providing: - Afghans, quilts and blankets for newborns - Matching caps - Toddler or sibling blankets - Burial clothing for preemies too weak to sustain life or stillborn babies - Fetal bereavement clothing - Layettes - Isolette Covers - Sweaters - Dolls - Chemo caps - Other custom items upon request Lehigh*Main Site (Stitches of Love)Stitches of Love
    Community Services of Venango County - Seneca Street, Oil City - Women's OutreachWeekly class/program that works with currently incarcerated women at the Venango County jail to strengthen and maintain connections with their children.VenangoCommunity Services of Venango County - Seneca Street, Oil CityCommunity Services of Venango County
    Crisis Intervention - Women's Resource CenterDomestic and Sexual Violence Hotline serves as a point of access for crisis counseling, safety planning, resources, referrals, and intake to the Women’s Resource Center’s Safe House for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Available 24/7, our Advocates provide one-on-one assistance and address rape, child sexual abuse, incest, economic abuse, teen dating violence, emotional and verbal abuse, physical assault and threats of harm.LackawannaWomen's Resource Center - Crisis and Advocacy Services ProgramWomen's Resource Center
    Dauphin County Community Support ProgramThe Dauphin County Community Support Program (CSP) is a coalition of mental health consumers, family members & professionals working to help adults with serious mental illnesses and co-occurring disorders live successfully in our community.DauphinDauphin ClubhouseDauphin Clubhouse
    Disabled American VeteransDisabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
    • Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.
    • Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.
    • Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.
    • Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.
    • Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.
    Disabled American VeteransDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Bux-Mont #115 (Bucks County)Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. <ul><li>Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.</li><li>Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.</li><li>Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.</li><li>Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.</li><li>Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.</li></ul>BucksDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
    • Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.
    • Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.
    • Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.
    • Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.
    • Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.
    Disabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Francis Marker #88 (Delaware County)Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
    • Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.
    • Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.
    • Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.
    • Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.
    • Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.
    DelawareDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Mercer County Chapter 55Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
    • Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.
    • Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.
    • Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.
    • Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.
    • Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.
    MercerDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Naomi Chapter 15 (Philadelphia)Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. <ul><li>Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.</li><li>Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.</li><li>Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.</li><li>Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.</li><li>Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.</li></ul>PhiladelphiaDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Norristown #25 (Montgomery County)Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. <ul><li>Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.</li><li>Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.</li><li>Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.</li><li>Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.</li><li>Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.</li></ul>MontgomeryDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Orendorff-Matthew #90 (Chester County)Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. <ul><li>Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.</li><li>Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.</li><li>Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.</li><li>Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.</li><li>Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.</li></ul>ChesterDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Disabled American Veterans, Rudderw Mammucari #6, (Philadelphia)Disabled American Veterans is dedicated to a single purpose: empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. The organization accomplishes this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life. <ul><li>Providing free, professional assistance to veterans and their families in obtaining benefits and services earned through military service and provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and other agencies of government.</li><li>Providing outreach concerning its program services to the American people generally, and to disabled veterans and their families specifically.</li><li>Representing the interests of disabled veterans, their families, their widowed spouses and their orphans before Congress, the White House and the Judicial Branch, as well as state and local government.</li><li>Extending DAV’s mission of hope into the communities where these veterans and their families live through a network of state-level Departments and local chapters.</li><li>Providing a structure through which disabled veterans can express their compassion for their fellow veterans through a variety of volunteer programs.</li></ul>PhiladelphiaDisabled American Veterans, Department of PennsylvaniaDisabled American Veterans
    Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County - Prevention Education and Community OutreachSpecialized educational programs are provided to community organizations, schools, and religious groups to increase public awareness about domestic abuse. Literature on domestic abuse is distributed at presentations, health fairs, and other community events. DelawareDomestic Abuse Project of Delaware County - Delaware; MediaDomestic Abuse Project of Delaware County
    Duquesne Light - CARESAssists payment-troubled and special needs customers obtain necessary social service support and assistance.AlleghenyDuquesne Light - Customer Assistance ProgramsDuquesne Light
    Environmental Education - Lycoming CountyMakes environmental education resource kits available. Topics include:
    • Aquatics
    • Forestry
    • Wildlife
    • Soils and Recycling/Composting
    The Conservation District can provide environmental programs for schools and meetings and assist with outdoor field days and events.
    LycomingLycoming County Conservation DistrictLycoming County Government
    Erie County Veterans Affairs Medical Center - Veteran Justice Outreach ServicesThis team serves as an advocate for Veterans involved in the criminal justice system to help them avoid unnecessary criminalization of mental illness and extended incarceration by connecting Veterans to VA mental health and substance abuse services.ErieErie County Veterans Affairs Medical CenterErie Veterans Affairs Medical Center
    Familylinks - School and Community Based Prevention ServicesProvides outreach prevention programs such as classroom presentations, curriculum-based support groups, individual consultation assessment and referral, parent education, staff in-service training, after-school programs and summer programming. The Early Childhood Program provides mental health consultation to preschools and daycare. centers. The purpose of the School and Community-Based Prevention Services is to improve the mental and behavioral health of the community.AlleghenySchool ServicesFamilylinks
    Feed My Sheep Outreach MinistriesCharitable religious ministry that provides community support through outreach, meals, clothes and small household needs. Offers a full course lunch every Tuesday.LawrenceFeed My Sheep Outreach MinistriesFeed My Sheep Outreach Ministries
    Fellowship Health Resources - Continuous/ Mobile Treatment TeamsContinuous Treatment provides assertive outreach to persons suffering from mental illness who are experiencing a level of distress that requires ongoing supervision but poses no significant danger that warrants inpatient hospitalization. The multi-disciplinary team designs and implements a treatment plan that provides comprehensive treatment in the client’s home.Chester*Main Site (Fellowship Health Resources, Inc.)Fellowship Health Resources
    Food Pantry Feeding Families Ministry, Inc.Food pantry service as well as holiday outreach programs, warm clothing for winter, and homeless outreach ministry. Feeding Families Ministry strives to alleviate hunger in Monroe, Pike and Wayne counties. Provides free food to needy individuals who do not qualify for state funded food programming, have recently lost their jobs, are in need due to life emergencies or are underemployed. Food pantry is open Thursdays from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm also Friday 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. This food pantry is made possible through support from Second Harvest Food Bank of Lehigh Valley and Northeastern Pennsylvania.MonroeFeeding Families Ministry, Inc.Feeding Families Ministry, Inc.
    Friends of Farmworkers - Community EducationCommunity education on legal rights of farmworkers, mushroom workers and food processing workers. This includes outreach to farm labor camps, community groups, and to students and families in schools with students whose families do farm work. PhiladelphiaFriends of Farmworkers, Inc. - Philadelphia; Old CityFriends of Farmworkers
    Fulton County Partnership - Community Outreach Prevention EducationOur main objective is to support and preserve the family unit as a foundation for the success of healthy children. Referrals are accepted from CYS and other community agencies. One goal is to provide families in our community with parenting education which provides them with alternatives to negative behaviors. COPE also works to ensure children's basic needs are met and helps parents establish goals for family improvement.FultonFulton County Partnership - ProgramFulton County Partnership
    Fun Fest - Bloomsburg Tapestry of HealthThis annual event sponsored by the Tapestry of Health is the agency’s premier outreach event. Families are able to gather information on other social service organizations while children can participate in hands on activities. There are always raffles and give-a-ways thanks to the generous donations of local businesses.ColumbiaTapestry of Health - BloomsburgFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Hall Mercer CMH/MRC - Homeless Outreach ServicesProvides a continuum of care for chronically mentally ill and substance abusing homeless populations. Includes shelter outreach, day therapeutic programming for the dually diagnosed, outpatient, and supported independent living. Programming is accessible through the homeless shelter system or through the Alternative Services Unit of the Behavioral Health.PhiladelphiaHall Mercer CMH/MRC - Philadelphia; Washington Square WestHall Mercer CMH/MRC
    Harrisburg Vet Center - Readjustment CounselingReadjustment counseling is wide range of services provided to combat veterans in the effort to make a satisfying transition from military to civilian life. Services include individual counseling, group counseling, marital and family counseling, bereavement counseling, medical referrals, assistance in applying for VA Benefits, employment counseling, guidance and referral. Alcohol/drug assessments. information and referral to community resources, military sexual trauma counseling & referral, outreach and community education.DauphinHarrisburg Vet CenterHarrisburg Vet Center
    Home of the Sparrow - Graduate Outreach ProgramProvides ongoing support to clients who have graduated from our programs. Consistent contact via phone, face-to-face meetings, and occasional group events.ChesterPA HOME OF THE SPARROWHome of the Sparrow
    Information & ReferralTo provide ongoing communication to 4,000 families through newsletters, web sites, emails; surveys on family needs; and outreach and referral for mental health and wellness services22 Cortlandt St, 20th Floor, New York NY (Information & Referral)September 11th Families Association
    Intercultural Family Services - Healthy Start OutreachIf you are having a baby or raising a newborn, you can give your baby a healthy start by getting medical care and social services now. Even if you had a baby before and did not have any problems, it is strongly recommended by health specialists that you receive prenatal care to be sure you have a healthy baby. There is a program that can help you and your baby get the assistance you need. It is called Healthy Start. Healthy Start helps pregnant women and new mothers living in West and Southwest Philadelphia. PhiladelphiaIntercultural Family Services, Inc. - Philadelphia; University CityIntercultural Family Services
    Intercultural Family Services - Healthy Start Outreach - SouthIf you are having a baby or raising a newborn, you can give your baby a healthy start by getting medical care and social services now. Even if you had a baby before and did not have any problems, it is strongly recommended by health specialists that you receive prenatal care to be sure you have a healthy baby. There is a program that can help you and your baby get the assistance you need. It is called Healthy Start. Healthy Start helps pregnant women and new mothers living in West and Southwest Philadelphia. PhiladelphiaIntercultural Behavioral Health Center- SouthIntercultural Family Services
    Lower Merion Township - Community ServiceCommunity Service has more than 500 supervised academic, athletic, community outreach and performance-oriented co-curricular programs are available in the District, from elementary school technology clubs to high school varsity sports. In addition to serving student programs, the District's facilities are utilized by thousands of community members for enrichment programs, recreation and general use. The program works with faculty, parents and students at the ten schools to promote existing service efforts, provide resources and develop new service opportunities and programs.MontgomeryLower Merion School DistrictLower Merion Township
    Making a Difference of Lebanon - Community OutreachBuilds lasting relationships with the community by providing assistance that motivates and supports the needs of the public through education, activities/events and community service.LebanonMaking a Difference of LebanonMaking a Difference of Lebanon
    Mental Health Partnerships - Mental Health and Aging AdvocacyMental Health and Aging Advocacy works to increase awareness of the mental health needs of seniors and urges community and government leaders to develop mental health services that can meet those needs. In addition, the program assists seniors, the families and caregivers during the navigation process of mental health services.PhiladelphiaMental Health Partnerships (MHP) - Philadelphia; Center CityMental Health Partnerships
    Mobile Engagement ServiceMobile Engagement Program at Today, Inc. specializes in outreach and intervention services for individuals who are resistant to engaging in formal treatment services.*Main Site (Today, Inc.)Today, INC.
    New Life Presbyterian Church - Thrift ShopNew Life Thrift Shop is a mercy ministry of New Life Church. Our goal is to sell quality donated items at affordable prices and to reach out to our community, not just with words but with actions. We use proceeds from the store to support outreach ministries and to care for those who have trouble caring for themselves; for example, widows, orphans, the homeless, and the poor. Visit the Thrift Shop at 800 N. Easton Road, Glenside, PA. We are open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm and on Saturdays from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm. You can also support the thrift shop by donating quality items or by volunteering to help sort, clean, and distribute donations. To volunteer or learn more, contact Jennifer Nicholaides, Executive Director, at staff@newlifethriftshop.org or 215-886-8619. Or visit the New Life Thrift Shop website: http://www.newlifethriftshop.orgMontgomeryNew Life Presbyterian Church - Montgomery; GlensideNew Life Presbyterian Church
    Outreach - Public Library for Union CountyLibrary materials including regular and large print books, audiobooks on CD and magazines are delivered to Union County residents of area nursing homes, home-bound senior citizens, and disabled library card holders. Information about services for the blind is also available.UnionPublic Library for Union County - Union County Library SystemUnion County Library System
    Outreach Services - Susquehanna County LibraryOutreach Services brings books and other materials to locations throughout Susquehanna County for patrons who can not reach a physical library location. Books-on-Wheels- Collections are taken to school districts, preschools and daycares, senior centers/ personal care homes, and the county correctional facility. Collections of materials are also left in the communities around the county- patrons in those locations can browse and select the items they would like to borrow. SusquehannaSusquehanna County Library - MontroseSusquehanna County Library
    Partnership TMA of Montgomery County - Transit FairsPTMA staff come on-site to staff a transit info table at community and health fairs. The staff will also coordinate a transit fair for companies that want their employees to find out more about different transit options to and from work.MontgomeryThe Partnership TMA of Montgomery County - Montgomery; North WalesPartnership TMA of Montgomery County
    PCC Corner of Hope - Educational ServicesEducational Services for schools, churches and community organizations include availability of guest speakers as well as the Sexual Risk Avoidance Program.NorthumberlandPCC Corner of HopePCC Corner of Hope
    Penn Foundation - Assertive Community TreatmentAssertive Community Treatment (ACT) provides community-based psychiatric treatment, outreach, rehabilitation, and support to individuals with severe mental illness who may have co-occurring problems and who may have had multiple psychiatric and substance abuse hospitalizations. This program aims to fulfill needs and achieve goals that have not been met through traditional office-based treatment and rehabilitation services.BucksPenn Foundation - Bucks; SellersvillePenn Foundation
    Penn State Cooperative Extension - Crawford County - Educational ServicesProvides education programs in areas such as agriculture, farming, food preservation, nutrition, child care training and the natural gas industry and exploration. Advisors are available to go to homes to provide nutrition education for low-income clients. Also provides information on chemical safety, such as using pesticides, and advises which products should be used for a specific cause.CrawfordPenn State Cooperative Extension - Crawford CountyPenn State Cooperative Extension
    Penn State Cooperative Extension - Educational Services - Lycoming CountyProvides education programs in areas such as agriculture, farming, food preservation, nutrition, child care training and the natural gas industry and exploration. Advisors are available to go to homes to provide nutrition education for low-income clients. Also provides information on chemical safety, such as using pesticides, and advises which products should be used for a specific cause.LycomingPenn State Cooperative Extension - Lycoming CountyPenn State Cooperative Extension - Lycoming County
    Pennsylvania Department of Health - Lycoming County - Public Health Information and Education Programs - Lycoming CountyProvide health education programs for the county.LycomingLycoming County State Health CenterPennsylvania Department of Health
    Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs - Returning Veteran ChecklistWelcome Home Checklist Please Note: If you are a severely disabled Veteran and need any special accommodations, please identify that to your service officer or career counselor when making appointments. Receive your DD 214 Things to do within one year from Separation Have your DD 214 recorded in the County Recorder's Office for FREE
    • Safeguard all your records. You will need them again.
    Visit your County Director of Veterans Affairs (normally located in the County Courthouse) or Accredited Service Organization Representative for FREE
    • Take a copy of all your records with you for your appointment: Service Medical Records; Personnel File; Dental Record,
    • Have your County Director of Veterans Affairs or Accredited Veterans Service Officer review your records and advise you on the benefits you qualify for,
    • File for disabilities through an Accredited Veterans Service Officer.
    Fill out VA form 10-10 EZ for VA Healthcare benefits
    • Go to your local VAMC to turn in Form 10-10 EZ and schedule an appointment,
    • You may qualify for 5 years of FREE healthcare through the VA from your separation date.
    Visit your local CareerLink Office (Pennsylvania Job Service) FREE SERVICE
    • Ask to speak with the Veterans Employment Representative,
    • File for unemployment,
    • Get help finding a job,
    • Attend classes to help in your search for employment,
    • Military skills that be used in civilian life are identified.
    Visit colleges you are interested in / use the GI Bill
    • Ask to speak with the Veterans Representative on campus,
    • Always identify yourself as a Veteran and inquire about Yellow Ribbon funding in addition to GI Bill payments for college,
    • Many non-traditional programs are included in the Post 9-11 GI Bill.
    When you are ready to buy a home inform your lender you are a Veteran and that you are interested in using the VA Home Loan Guaranty
    • This is as easy as informing your lender you are a Veteran and wish to use your benefit (you will need to provide a copy of your DD 214),
    • Disabled Veterans (USDVA Rating) have the funding fee waived,
    • You can include the down payment in the loan.
    LebanonPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, Governor’s Advisory Council on Veterans ServicesPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Pennsylvania National Guard - Survivor Outreach ServicesSurvivor Outreach Services (SOS) is available to all family members whose service member died while serving in the military. SOS Coordinators are the survivor's link to the military and provide perpetual long term support to Survivors by outreaching and educating to include newsletter, letters, e-mails, phone calls and visits. The SOS Coordinator will provide perpetual care to the survivors "as long as they desire". Eastern PA SOS Coordinator: (215) 856-5900 Ext. 273 Central PA SOS Coordinator: (717) 861- 2855 Western PA SOS Coordinator: (814) 533-2481LebanonPennsylvania National GuardPennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs
    Perry County Area Agency on Aging - OutreachSearch of those who would benefit from services of Perry County Area Agency on Aging and home visitation to inform them of services.PerryPerry County Area Agency on AgingPerry County Office of Aging
    Philadelphia Zoo - Go Wild After School ProgramProvides after school learning experiences for children and youth in the Greater Philadelphia Area. Encourages students to use their observational and sensory skills to increase their awareness of animals and their environment. For comfort and safety of the animals a safe, quiet, and cool area is requested for the animals until they perform. This program also includes 15-20 minutes of interactive games and a 30 minute "Zoo on Wheels" animal show.PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Zoo - Philadelphia; West PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Zoo
    Please Touch Museum - Outreach ProgramPlease Touch Museum takes fun and discovery into the community through interactive and entertaining arts and crafts, and make-and-take activities. The outreach program enhances creativity, self-expression and sharing. Supplies are laid out on a table for the children to color. When the children finish their project and leave the table they make room for other children to participate.PhiladelphiaPlease Touch Museum - Philadelphia; West PhiladelphiaPlease Touch Museum
    Please Touch Museum - Traveling Trunks ProgramPlease Touch Museum brings the magic of the museum to your program. Specific themes for each trunks include: Circus, Folklore and Fairytales; Dino Discoveries, Move IT, Water Creatures, Foodtastic Journey, African American Experience, Franklin's Philadelphia, Growing Up Around the World (Holland, Japan, China, Nigeria), and Native Americans. The Traveling Trunks include games, books, toys, and a lesson plan that explains how to use the materials and teach the theme of the specific trunk topic. Call for fee information.PhiladelphiaPlease Touch Museum - Philadelphia; West PhiladelphiaPlease Touch Museum
    Project HOME - HousingOffers permanent, subsidized housing for individuals and families who had been homeless.PhiladelphiaProject HOME - Philadelphia; FairmountProject HOME
    Resources for Human Development - Lower Merion Counseling and Mobile Services - Montgomery; Bryn MawrProvides individual, group, and family therapy, as well as psychiatric evaluation and medication management, and mobile services to address a wide array of challenges. Our philosophy of care in a holistic approach incorporates meditative practice, yoga, MBSR, acupuncture and other life changing modalities. As a designated CCBHC (Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic), we provide a comprehensive array of services that are necessary to create access, stabilize people in crisis, and provide the necessary treatment for those with the most serious, complex mental illnesses and addictions. CCBHCs also integrate additional services to ensure an approach to health care that emphasizes recovery, wellness, trauma-informed care, and physical-behavioral health integration regardless of an individual’s ability to pay or their geographic location.MontgomeryLower Merion Counseling and Mobile Services - Montgomery; Bryn MawrResources for Human Development
    RHD Children’s Services - Children's Outreach Services Program (COSP)Children’s Outreach Services Program (COSP) provides intensive wrap-around mental health services to children in their homes, schools, and communities. Many children need more concentrated care than traditional outpatient services can provide. Our program employs the highest quality treatment professionals to provide these additional services. Our primary goal is to allow the child and family to thrive in their homes and schools so that the need for expensive and disruptive hospitalizations or residential treatment can be avoided.PhiladelphiaResources for Human Development - Philadelphia; East FallsResources for Human Development
    Riverbend Environmental Education Center - Riverbend on the Road Outreach ProgramsIn order to reach children within the school setting, we have designed a dynamic series of outreach programs that bring the wonders of nature to the classroom. Perfect for the winter months, as a pre-lesson to a Riverbend field trip or simply just for fun, these lessons are hands-on and interactive, using a variety of live animals, natural artifacts and games.MontgomeryRiverbend Environmental Education Center - Montgomery; GladwyneRiverbend Environmental Education Center
    Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church of State College - Saint Francis MinistriesThe Saint Francis Ministry at Saint Andrew's is an outreach ministry that provides willing pairs of helping hands to assist with the activities of daily living to those who find themselves in need of a little extra help. The assistance we provide tends to be short term and, as enthusiastic amateurs, we are strictly nonmedical and nonprofessional.CentreSaint Andrew's Episcopal Church of State College - Saint Francis MinistriesSaint Andrew's Episcopal Church of State College
    Saint Nicholas Center Mens OutreachLong term outreach, not an emergency shelter.MercerSaint Nicholas Center Men's OutreachSaint Nicholas Center Men's Outreach
    Stepping Stones for Life Outreach ProgramsProvides programs that make an effort to increase the availability and utilization of community services by specific target populations by providing direct services for targeted individuals in their homes or other convenient locations or by making special efforts to ensure that a particular group is aware of available services and encouraged to participateBlairStepping Stones for Life Equine Assisted Learning Life Skills and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy ProgramStepping Stones for Life
    Strawberry Mansion Health Center - MOMobile ProgramProvides community-based outreach and family support programs using mobile vans and door-to-door canvassing to identify women in neighborhoods known to have high rates of infant mortality, teenage pregnancy, poverty, child abuse and neglect. Program supports pregnant women in getting pre-natal care and other health and social services. Serves 19121, 30, 32.PhiladelphiaStrawberry Mansion Health Center - Philadelphia; Strawberry MansionStrawberry Mansion Health Center
    Sullivan County Victim Services - Prevention EducationProvide prevention and educational programs to community groups, businesses, and students. For more information on prevention education programs, please visit the agency website.SullivanSullivan County Victim ServicesSullivan County Victim Services
    Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Komen in the Community - Grants and OutreachProvides women and their families with information on breast health, the friendship and support necessary to confront these issues, and hope and encouragement for a world without breast cancer.PhiladelphiaSusan G. Komen for the Cure - Philadelphia Affiliate - Philadelphia; Washington Square WestSusan G. Komen for the Cure - Philadelphia
    Team Red, White and BlueTeam Red, White and Blue (Team RWB) is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to enriching the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical fitness and social activity. Team RWB Chapters and Communities Our chapters and communities deliver consistent, local opportunities for veterans and the community to connect through physical and social activity. They host weekly fitness activities, monthly social events, and participate in local races and events together. These programs are at the core of Team RWB’s mission. Veteran Ambassador Program The Veteran Ambassador Program welcomes new veterans to the team and ensures that they have the information and resources to stay connected with their local chapter as well as the national community. This is a national movement to encourage veterans to stay active and inspire others to do the same. Veteran Athletic Camps Our Veteran Athletic Camps are tremendous opportunities for veterans to learn a new sport/activity that they can take home to their local chapter. They are led and coached by world-class athletes and renowned experts and are built to inspire veterans to commit to their own health and fitness. Pittsburgh/Western PA Chapter Kate J. Bielak, Chapter Captain kate.bielak@teamrwb.org Philadelphia Community Program Patrick O’Connor, Director Patrick.oconnor@teamrwb.org Lock Haven/Williamsport Community Program Sean MacMillen, Director Sean.Macmillen@teamrwb.org Team Red, White and BlueTeam Red, White and Blue
    Temple University Office of Community Relations - Community EducationAs a leading educational institution in Southeastern Pennsylvania dedicated to providing access to excellence in education, Temple offers a number of community-oriented education programs designed to engage our neighbors in meaningful educational experiences. From GED track courses and basic computing classes to innovative music programs, Temple offers the community a number of options for continuing education and enrichment. Visit http://www.temple.edu/community/education_programs.htm for a complete description of community education programs offered.PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations - Philadelphia; North PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations
    Temple University Office of Community Relations - Health and WellnessAs a leading urban university, Temple University is dedicated to being a good neighbor to the residents of the communities surrounding our campuses and supporting our neighbors health and wellbeing. From GED classes and career training to dental visits and music education, Temple offers a wide range of services which improve the lives of our neighbors and fellow Philadelphians. The Office of Community Relations is a great way to learn about what Temple has to offer, and access what Temple has to offer. The Kornberg School of Dentistry: Temple’s dental school is home to the busiest dental clinic in the city of Philadelphia, serving approximately 100,000 patients annually. Additionally, the school of Dentistry’s Students and faculty spend more than 13,000 hours a year in the community, offering free screenings at schools and churches and holding and attending neighborhood health fairs. For information about appointments, visit the Kornberg School of Dentistry’s website at http://www.temple.edu/dentistry. The School of Podiatric Medicine: Through the Foot and Ankles Institute, the School of Podiatric Medicine conducts community education and outreach promoting foot care for patients with diabetes. The goal is to increase overall health and wellness and reduce foot-related complications that can result from diabetes. For more information, visit http://podiatry.temple.edu. College of Health Professions: Community Health Services: Through Temple’s nursing program, the College of Health Professionals provides numerous community outreach and education programs targeted at improving the health and wellbeing of our neighbors. These programs focus on environmental health concerns and the health of women and children. Contact The Office of Community Relations at 215-204-7913 for more information about this program.PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations - Philadelphia; North PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations
    Temple University Office of Community Relations - Neighborhood ImpactThe Office of Community Relations interacts on an ongoing basis with community leaders in the eight zip codes around Temple Main and Health Sciences Campuses. The university's Campus Community Council is an advisory panel consisting of Temple officials and community leaders. The council provides an opportunity for community members to provide input on important endeavors being undertaken by the university and allows university officials to hear from neighbors.PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations - Philadelphia; North PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations
    Temple University Office of Community Relations - Workforce InitiativesAs one of the nation’s great urban universities, and one of Philadelphia’s largest private employers, Temple University recognizes that the future of our University and neighborhoods we do business in are strategically connected. The Community Outreach and Hiring Initiative is designed to ensure a mutually beneficial future for both Temple and our neighbors by increasing employment opportunities at Temple and with our many business partners. In order to assist neighbors of our Main and Health Science Campuses, the Community Outreach and Hiring Team: - Connects our neighbors to internal and external employment resources - Increases the number of area residents finding career opportunities with the University and other local employersPhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations - Philadelphia; North PhiladelphiaTemple University Office of Community Relations
    The Well Family Life CenterA Christian Counseling Center & Community Outreach Center Mission: To assist and empower women affected by various social-economic factors; to provide counseling and training to families in crisis to develop stronger individuals as community assets Soaking Biblical Counseling Ministry Training Workshops for growth, personal fulfillment YorkThe Well Family Life CenterThe Well Family Life Center
    United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Homeless Veterans ProgramThe United States Department of Veterans Affairs is committed to ending Veteran homelessness by the end of 2015. No one who has served our country should ever go without a safe, stable place to call home. The entire department has put its energy and resources into ending Veteran homelessness. VA's programs provide individualized, comprehensive care to Veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Homeless Veterans ProgramUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs
    United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Homeless Veterans Program: Mental Health Services for VeteransThe United States Department of Veterans Affairs is committed to ending Veteran homelessness by the end of 2015. No one who has served our country should ever go without a safe, stable place to call home. The entire department has put its energy and resources into ending Veteran homelessness. VA's programs provide individualized, comprehensive care to Veterans who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Our Veterans return from service with wounds we cannot always see. VA is committed to providing our Veterans with the mental health services they deserve. Too often, the emotional scars of service can contribute to Veteran homelessness or place Veterans at risk of homelessness. VA offers many mental health services for Veterans to help them get back on their feet. VA provides a variety of programs and services that Veterans can take advantage of, including:
    • Domiciliary Care for Homeless Veterans (DCHV) Program Domiciliary care was initially established to provide services to economically-disadvantaged Veterans, and it remains committed to serving that group. The Domiciliary has evolved from a "Soldiers' Home" to become an active clinical rehabilitation and treatment program for male and female Veterans and domiciliary programs are now integrated with the Mental Health Residential Rehabilitation and Treatment Programs (MH RRTPs). Domiciliary Care for Homeless Veterans Program
    • Substance Use Disorder Treatment Enhancement Initiative VA’s Substance Use Disorder Treatment Enhancement Initiative provides substance use services in the community to aid homeless Veterans’ recovery.
    • Readjustment Counseling Service’s Vet Center Programs The Readjustment Counseling Service’s Vet Center Programs feature community-based locations and outreach activities that help to identify and match homeless Veterans with necessary services.
    • VA’s Health Care for Homeless Veterans (HCHV) Program VA’s Health Care for Homeless Veterans (HCHV) Program offers outreach, exams, treatment, referrals, and case management to Veterans who are homeless and dealing with mental health issues, including substance use. At more than 135 HCHV sites, trained, caring VA specialists provide the tools and support necessary for Veterans to get their lives on a better track. Call VA’s toll-free hotline or visit Learn more about the HCHV Program.
    Visit website for additional information on these programs.
    United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Homeless Veterans ProgramUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs
    United Way of Southwestern PA - Be ThereBe There program is a partnership with United Way and school districts to keep students and their families connected to resources that may help them.AlleghenyCommunity ImpactUnited Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania
    Valley Forge Mothers of Twins and Triplets Club - Members ServicesProvides support to MOMs and assisting them with adjusting to their new role. Membership is open to all mothers and expectant mothers of multiples. Sponsors family parties and events, playgroups, age-appropriate activities and outings for MOMs and children, MOMs’ nights out, education programs and semiannual clothing and equipment sales. They also provide an array of member resources to keep MOMs well connected. MontgomeryValley Forge Mothers of Twins and Triplets - Montgomery; Valley ForgeValley Forge Mothers of Twins and Triplets Club
    Veterans Health Administration, Pittsburgh Vet CenterThe Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Vet Centers are a type of VA health care facility designed to provide outreach and readjustment counseling services through 232 community-based Vet Centers located in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Services are also available for their family members for military related issues. Veterans have earned these benefits through their service and all are provided at no cost to the Veteran or family. Readjustment counseling is wide range of services provided to combat veterans in the effort to make a satisfying transition from military to civilian life. Vet Centers can assist veterans and their family members toward a successful post-war adjustment in their community with the following services:
    • Readjustment counseling,
    • Couples/marital counseling,
    • Family counseling,
    • Substance abuse information and referral,
    • Group readjustment counseling,
    • Military sexual trauma counseling and referral,
    • Referral for benefits assistance,
    • Job counseling and referral,
    • Community education,
    • Networking and referrals,
    • Bereavement counseling (some locations),
    • Medical referrals,
    • Crisis intervention,
    • Assistance in applying for VA Benefits.
    AlleghenyVeterans Health Administration, Pittsburgh Vet CenterUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration
    Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - HJ Heinz Campus: Healthcare for the Homeless Veterans ProgramThe VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System's H.J. Heinz campus Healthcare for the Homeless Veterans (HCHV) Program provides services that enable homeless veterans to achieve and maintain the highest level of health, as well as social and independent functioning in the community. The HCHV program continually strives to build new, and strengthen existing relationships with community agencies. The HCHV program views the collaboration between VA and community homeless providers as a vital component of our services. It is our policy to provide services in a variety of community settings. Referrals from community agencies are welcome. The H.J. Heinz campus’ Healthcare for the Homeless Veterans Program offers:
    • Health Services,
    • Benefits Services,
    • Outreach Services,
    • Vocational Services,
    • Residential Contract Program,
    • Case management in Housing.
    See also: United States Department of Veterans Affairs - Homeless Veterans Program: Health Care
    AlleghenyVA Pittsburgh Healthcare SystemUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration
    Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System: Outreach ProgramVA Pittsburgh participates in local events and attends meetings with neighborhood organizations and Veterans Service Organizations. A massive amount of time and effort has been devoted to creating new and lasting community partnerships. As a result, VAPHS has gained invaluable opportunities to inform veterans and community members of available VA health care benefits and services. Although the number of returning service members is on the rise, many remain unaware of the many programs and resources available to them. The outreach program serves as an invaluable tool in helping VAPHS get the word out to the community, veterans and their families about the innovative and compassionate care we offer at our Pittsburgh facilities and five community-based outpatient clinics. The VAPHS community outreach committee meets weekly to plan and coordinate their participation in events throughout western Pennsylvania and parts of West Virginia and Ohio. If you are interested in having VA Pittsburgh participate in a community event, please contact the outreach coordinator at 412-822-2924. AlleghenyVA Pittsburgh Healthcare SystemUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration
    Welcome New FamilyA home visitation program for new parents. A nurse makes a free home visit to discuss important maternal-infant health issues as well as issues on child development.Philadelphia1101 Market Street, Philadelphia PAPhiladelphia Department of Public Health - Health Care Centers
    Women's Resources pf Monroe County, Inc. - Prevention Education/Community OutreachProvides education and awareness on matters of violence, abuse and sexual violence as the first steps toward prevention. Prevention education programs are currently available for pre-school/kindergarten, elementary, high-school and college aged groups. High school prevention programs use the “Expect Respect” curriculum, focusing on healthy relationships, respect, consent, bullying and how to be an effective bystander. The 8-session program engages youth to become leaders among their peers and in their communities to prevent and end violence. Pre-school, kindergarten and elementary students can receive programs that teach healthy friendships, respect, how respond to bullying, safe and unsafe touches/”No-Go-Tell”, weapon safety and how to identify adults who can help them. Programs offered to college students, adults and professionals vary to meet training needs. Topics can involves: General information on domestic/sexual violence, bystander intervention, risk reduction, respect/consent, and how drugs and alcohol can play a part in violence.MonroeWomen's Resources of Monroe County, Inc.Women's Resources of Monroe County, Inc.
    Women's ServicesProvides WSCHAT, Shelter, Counseling, Advocacy, Medical Advocacy Project, Education and Outreach, and also Community Gardens.CrawfordWomen's Services - MeadvilleWomen's Services
    Women's Services - Titusville - Prevention EducationEducation the public on sexual and domestic violence. Emphasis on personal safety. Child Abuse Awareness Program. Dating violence, Sexual Harassment Programming, Mandated Reporter Training, CrawfordWomen's Services - TitusvilleWomen's Services
    Young Adult Domestic and Sexual Assault Intervention - Women's Resource CenterProvides services to teen and young adult victims of domestic and/or sexual violence, dating violence, and stalking. Programs and services can be provided within local schools and community programs.LackawannaWomen's Resource Center - Crisis and Advocacy Services ProgramWomen's Resource Center

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