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Garfield Jubilee Association
Pittsburgh - YouthBuild Program
Provides high-risk youth the opportunity to earn marketable credentials, engage in further education, and secure employment to achieve economic success. Youth can enroll into the program even if they have not finished high school or obtained a GED/high school diploma.
5325 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Eligibility: Serves adolescents from age 16 to 24 who are residents of Allegheny
County. Income guidelines apply. Must score at least a sixth-grade
reading level on the TABE test
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania
Goodwill Main Office - YouthWorks
Provides a series of employment exploration experiences for youth by starting them out in the nonprofit and public sectors.
Once youth have displayed basic job skills and a positive work attitude, they are offered the opportunity to attend YouthWorks Job Readiness Training and compete for a placement in the private sector. In general, 14 and 15 year olds participate in career exploration, for which they are paid a stipend. 15 and 16 year olds, as well as older youth with no prior work experience, are placed in entry-level positions in their community for which they receive an hourly wage.
118 52nd Street
Robert S. Foltz Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15201
Eligibility: Allegheny County residents age 14 to 24.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm or by appointment.
Heritage Community Initiatives
Heritage 4 Kids Early Learning Center - Child Care and Preschool Programs
Offers child care and educational programs for children from six weeks old through age 5.
404 Braddock Avenue
Braddock, PA 15104
Eligibility: Serves children from six weeks old to age 5.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 5:30pm
Homewood Children's Village
Pittsburgh - The Scholar Project
Offers an after school program for teens that seeks to educate and empower high school youth living in the Homewood-Brushton community of Pittsburgh through a seamless integration of curriculum-based arts programming, leadership development, academic support, and service learning experiences.
801 North Homewood Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Eligibility: Open to all high school students who live, go to school, attend church,
or participate in social activites in the East End neighborhoods of
Pittsburgh.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh
Administrative Headquarters and Squirrel Hill Branch - Early Childhood Development Center
Offers a learning environment filled with physical education, music, the arts, Jewish culture, and nature. Specialists offer additional enrichment opportunities for children to develop new skills in aquatics, sports, and dance.
5738 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
Eligibility: For children 6 weeks to 5 years old; serves people of all faiths.
Hours: Call for details.
Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh
JCC South Hills - Early Childhood Development Center
Offers a learning environment filled with physical education, music, the arts, Jewish culture, and nature. Specialists offer additional enrichment opportunities for children to develop new skills in aquatics, sports, and dance.
345 Kane Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA 15243
Eligibility: For children 6 weeks to 5 years old; serves people of all faiths.
Hours: Call for details.
Laughlin Children's Center
Administrative Office and Children's Center - Academic Services
Offers education programs designed to help children develop skills and build academic self-esteem.

Services are available for children of all grades and skill levels, and cover areas such as social readiness, reading, writing, math, and study skills. Offers Orton-Gillingham tutoring for students with dyslexia. Teachers create individualized plans that outline the starting point, goals, and methods to assist each child.

Also offers support in study skills, organization, test-taking, SAT preparation, and credit recovery (summer school).
424 Frederick Avenue
Sewickley, PA 15143
Eligibility: Open to anyone interested.
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 7:00pm
Friday, 8:00am to 1:00pm
Life'sWork of Western Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh - Youth Programs
Provides services including: vocational assessment, in-home counseling, development of support services, and 24-hour crisis intervention. Project Match provides placement services to youth with severe disabilities transitioning from school to work. Services include: career awareness, job training, and workplace literacy.
2403 Sidney Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Eligibility: Specializes in youth age 24 and younger with disabilities or other
barriers to employment.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Providence Connections
Head Start and Preschool Programs
Offers preschool programs, including Head Start and Pre-K Counts, for children age 3 to 5. Before and after school care is available to children enrolled in these educational programs.
3113 Brighton Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Eligibility: Eligibility varies by program. Income guidelines apply for Head Start and
PreK Counts. Visit the website or call for details.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm Program hours vary.
Partner 4 Work
Pittsburgh - Employment Advancement & Retention Network (EARN)
Provides comprehensive case management, remediation, education with special emphasis on individuals with limited English proficiency, skills training, work activities, job placement, and retention activities, as well as providing supportive services, including payment for childcare. Included in EARN are services especially designed to meet the needs of out-of-school pregnant and parenting youth between the ages of 18 to 22, as well as non-assistance custodial or non-custodial fathers. Work activities in EARN include unsubsidized employment, subsidized employment, paid work experience, and community service.
650 Smithfield Street
Centre City Tower, Suite 2400
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Partner 4 Work
Pittsburgh - Learn & Earn
Offers 6-week, paid, summer employment program. Young people spend at least 20 hours per week at a worksite and also receive professional development coaching in soft skills.
650 Smithfield Street
Centre City Tower, Suite 2400
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Eligibility: Open to young people age 14 to 21 who meet certain income and residency
requirements.
Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - Southwestern Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Disability Employment Project for Freedom - Young Adult Summer Program
Offers a 2-week summer program for 11th and 12th grade students and recent high school graduates with disabilities that focuses on the soft skills (communication skills, interpersonal skills, decision making skills, and lifelong learning skills) necessary for the workplace. Focus will be on job readiness, employment goals, employment opportunities, and strategies for success.
1323 Forbes Avenue
Suite 232
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Eligibility: 11th and 12th grade students and recent high school graduates with
disabilities.
Hours: June and July
Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation
Administrative Headquarters - College and Career Readiness Program
Assists in the successful transitions between high school and college and/or work by helping students gain the skills, knowledge, and expertise needed for their postsecondary success.
113 North Pacific Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Eligibility: Call for information.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh
Homewood-Brushton Center
Provides early care, education, and services for infants through pre-kindergartners and their families.
6907 Frankstown Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Eligibility: Children age 0 to 5.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Community Empowerment Association
Pittsburgh - Youth Employment
Offers career preparation, GED preparation, and job search and placement services to out of school youth. Program is run by the Allegheny County Human Services Department, Employment and Training Services.
7120 Kelly Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Eligibility: Youth from Braddock, North Braddock, Braddock Hills, Rankin, Homestead,
Duquesne, Clairton, McKeesport, West Mifflin, and Wilkinsburg.
Latino Community Center
Pittsburgh - ParentChild+
Provides an early childhood home visiting program for families with children. Focuses on early literacy and school readiness, using education to break the cycle of poverty for families.
5750 Baum Boulevard
Second Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Eligibility: Spanish-speaking families with children age 2 to 4 .
Hours: Scheduling of PC+ is based on the family and Child Development
Specialist’s availability.
Year Up Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh - Year Up Pittsburgh
Offers a free one year program that empowers young adults by ensuring that they gain the skills, experiences, and support necessary to reach their full potential and thrive in professional careers and higher education. Students spend six months learning in-demand technical and professional skills before applying their skills during a six-month corporate internship. Throughout the program, students complete coursework that may be eligible for college credits and receive access to a robust offering of services and supports to promote their success.
500 Grant Street
BNY Mellon Center
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-4125
Eligibility: Adults age 18 to 30.
Hours: Irregular - call for details.
Lifesteps
Administrative Headquarters - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts classrooms are designed for children between age 3 and until they are eligible to enter kindergarten, who are at risk of school failure, either because of income level, language barriers, cultural, or special needs issues. Pre-K Counts classrooms have small class sizes (20 or fewer children), have teachers with expertise in teaching young children, a structured curriculum aligned with the Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards, and regular assessment of each child's progress and the quality of the program. Prepares children for reading and math through a structured curriculum, but also teaches children to pay attention, follow directions, and get along with others. Full and half day sessions are available.
383 New Castle Road
Butler, PA 16001
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5 years old. Must be 3 years old by the Kindergarten cut-off date for your school district.
Hours: Morning, afternoon, and full day sessions; 5 days per week
Lifesteps
Indiana County Program Center - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts classrooms are designed for children between age 3 and until they are eligible to enter kindergarten, who are at risk of school failure, either because of income level, language barriers, cultural, or special needs issues. Pre-K Counts classrooms have small class sizes (20 or fewer children), have teachers with expertise in teaching young children, a structured curriculum aligned with the Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards, and regular assessment of each child's progress and the quality of the program. Prepares children for reading and math through a structured curriculum, but also teaches children to pay attention, follow directions, and get along with others. Full and half day sessions are available.
1455 Church Street
Indiana, PA 15701
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5 years old. Must be 3 years old by the Kindergarten cut-off date for your school district.
Hours: Morning, afternoon, and full day sessions; 5 days per week
Mercer County Head Start - Early Head Start
John Hetra Child Development Center - Pre K Counts
Offers the Pre K Counts program which promotes school readiness for children.
1901 Memorial Drive
Farrell, PA 16121
Eligibility: * Children from age 3 to age 5

* Residents of Mercer County

* Income up to 300% of the federal poverty level
Hours: Irregular - call for details.
ARIN Intermediate Unit 28
ARIN Intermediate Unit 28 - Young Parent Program - Parent Child Home Program
A home visiting program for children who are two years old that focuses on parent-child interaction and pre-literacy skills to prepare children to succeed in school. Participating families are given educational books and toys and are visited weekly for two times a week for 23 weeks.
2895 West Pike Road
Indiana, PA 15701
Eligibility: Two and three year olds and their parents, guardians in Armstrong and
Indiana counties.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:15pm
Private Industry Council of Westmoreland/Fayette
Private Industry Council - Beaver County - Early Head Start
Promotes school readiness and enhance social and cognitive development through the provision of health, educational, nutritional, social, and other necessary services. Head Start is a federally funded child development program for low-income families and children.
205 Beaver Valley Mall
Monaca, PA 15061
Eligibility: Children ages 3, 4 and 5.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Transitional Employment Consultants
Washington - Supported Employment
Offers a vocational program for individuals with disabilities including job readiness (resume preparation, interviewing, etc.), supported employment services for competitive employment, community based assessments, and transition from school to work services.
330 Central Avenue
Washington, PA 15301
Eligibility: 18 years or older, with a referral, and residing in Washington County or
Fayette County
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
YWCA Westmoreland County
Community Benefit Programs
Provides early childhood education and child care, social and economic justice advocacy, adult continuing education, racial justice, technology education and programs, health and wellness programs, adult Literacy and ESL programs and economic justice programs (like our Thrift Shop and PA Workwear).
424 North Main Street
Greensburg, PA 15601
Eligibility: Each program varies
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Community Action Partnership of Cambria County
CAPCC - Early Childhood Programs - Salix - Head Start
Promotes school readiness and support the mental, social, and emotional development of children from birth to age 5 for low-income families. In addition to education services, programs provide children and their families with health, nutrition, social, and other services.
1075 Forest Hills Drive
Salix, PA 15952
Eligibility: Low income preschool age children.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Community Action Partnership of Cambria County
CAPCC - Early Childhood Programs - Gallitzin - Head Start
Promotes school readiness and support the mental, social, and emotional development of children from birth to age 5 for low-income families. In addition to education services, programs provide children and their families with health, nutrition, social, and other services.
825 Church Street
Gallitzin, PA 16641
Eligibility: Low income preschool age children.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Sullivan County Victim Services
Laporte - Prevention Education
Provide prevention and educational programs to community groups, businesses, and students. For more information on prevention education programs, please visit the agency website.
651 Main Street
Laporte, PA 18626
Eligibility: Available to all
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Community Services For Children
Donley Children's Campus - Early Learning Resource Center
Early Learning Resource Centers (ELRCs) in 17 counties in Pennsylvania. ELRC's are the one-stop hub for early education and child care needs. Families can find early education opportunities, apply for assistance (Child Care Works) to help with child care expenses and access other resources.
Early Childhood Education programs can receive support for improving the quality of their programs. Keystone STARS is a state-wide initiative to improve and support quality improvement in early learning and school-age care and education through professional development and advocacy.
1520 Hanover Avenue
Allentown, PA 18109
Eligibility: Families looking for child care services or other community-based
services Contact for a review of eligibility
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Pre-K Counts - Kistler Elementary School -Wilkes-Barre - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts.Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
301 Old River Road
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Eligibility: Families with children 3 to 5 years who meet or exceed Head Start income
guidelines, up to 300 percent of the federal poverty income level, are
eligible for this program.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Tunkhannock Intermediate School - Head Start
Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a federal and state funded early childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
200 Franklin Avenue
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Nanticoke Center - Head Start
Head Start is a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
1010 South Hanover Street
Nanticoke, PA 18634
Eligibility: Children ages 3 - 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Pre-K Counts - Fairview Elementary School - Mountaintop - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts. Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
117 Spruce Street
Mountain Top, PA 18707
Eligibility: Families who meet or exceed Head Start income guidelines, up to 300
percent of the federal poverty income level, are eligible for this
program
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Hazleton Carson Street Center - Head Start
Head Start is a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
663 Carson Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
Eligibility: Chilldren ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Pre-K Counts - Dallas Intermediate School - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts. Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
2000 Conyngham Avenue
Dallas, PA 18612
Eligibility: Families who meet or exceed Head Start income guidelines, up to 300
percent of the federal poverty income level, are eligible for this
program
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Hazleton Intergrated Project (HIP) - Head Start
Head Start childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
225 East 4th Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Mehoopany Elementary School - Head Start
Head Start is a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
1687 Scottsville Road
Mehoopany, PA 18629
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Plains Center - Head Start
Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a federal and state funded early childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
100 Second Street
Plains, PA 18702
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Pre-K Counts - Daniel J. Flood Center - Wilkes-Barre - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts.Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
565 North Washington Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Eligibility: Families who meet or exceed Head Start income guidelines, up to 300
percent of the federal poverty income level, are eligible for this
program
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Early Head Start - Edwardsville Center - Head Start
Head Start is a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
111 Meyers Street
Edwardsville, PA 18704
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5 years.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Plymouth New Street Center - Head Start
Head Start is a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
560 New Street
Suite 51
Plymouth, PA 18651
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Vine West Hazleton Center - Head Start
Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a federal and state funded early childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
334 West Birch Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Pittston New Street Center - Head Start
Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a federal and state funded early childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
109 New Street
Pittston, PA 18640
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Westmoreland Center - Shavertown - Head Start
Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a federal and state funded early childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
106 South Lehigh Street
Suite 301
Shavertown, PA 18708
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 3:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Pre-K Counts - Church of Christ Uniting - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts. Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
190 South Sprague Ave
Kingston, PA 18704
Eligibility: Families who meet or exceed Head Start income guidelines, up to 300
percent of the federal poverty income level, are eligible for this
program.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 3:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Pre-K Counts - Heights Center - Heights Murray Elementary School - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts. Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
1 South Sherman Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Eligibility: Families who meet or exceed Head Start income guidelines, up to 300
percent of the federal poverty income level, are eligible for this
program
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 3:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Early Head Start - Wilkes-Barre - Head Start
Provides a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
31 Beekman Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:45am to 4:00pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Dallas United Methodist Church - Head Start
Head Start is a childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
4 Parsonage Street
Dallas, PA 18612
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start and Pre-K Counts - Dodson Center - Wilkes-Barre - Pre-K Counts
Pre-K Counts is a state funded early childhood education program that provides full-day pre-kindergarten services to children ages 3 to 5 in selected area school districts. Children receive vision and hearing screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily. Dental, medical, immunization, and mental health referral services are also available. Curriculum focuses on school readiness and social-emotional development.
80 Jones Street
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Eligibility: Families who meet or exceed Head Start income guidelines, up to 300
percent of the federal poverty income level, are eligible for this
program.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Back Mountain Center - Head Start
An early childhood development school readiness, and family support program. Programming promotes family self-sufficiency, foster healthy outcomes, and enhance
the quality of life for children and families through education and partnerships with school districts and the community.
474 Yalick Road
Dallas, PA 18612
Eligibility: For children from birth to school age, their families, and pregnant women
in Luzerne and Wyoming Counties.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
Luzerne County Head Start
Head Start - Luzerne County Community College Center - Nanticoke - Head Start
Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is a federal and state funded early childhood education program that focuses on promoting the school readiness of eligible children ages 3 to 5 through family involvement, health and nutrition, education and family social services. The Head Start program is designed to increase children’s literacy, cognitive development, and social-emotional development, as well as support children’s health and well-being. Children receive vision, hearing and lead screenings on-site and are provided with a nutritious breakfast and lunch daily.
1333 South Prospect Street
Nanticoke, PA 18634
Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm Center Hours:
Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Keystone Opportunity Center
Keystone Opportunity Center - Montgomery; Souderton - Family Literacy Program
Offers a literacy program for families. Subjects taught integrate adult education, parenting, and early childhood education
104 Main Street
Souderton, PA 18964
Eligibility: Call for information.
Hours: General Hours - Monday through Thursday, 9:00amto 4:00pm Friday, 9:00am
to 12:00pm Class Hours Vary, Call for information
STEP, Inc.
STEP - Early Learning Pathway - Pre-K Counts
Provides high-quality early learning and school readiness experiences for 3 and 4-year olds in center-based classes to help them grow intellectually, physically, socially, and emotionally. The program encourages parental participation in activities. Classes meet five days a week for ten months during the school year.
2138 Boyd Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
Eligibility: Preschool children in the Williamsport area in Lycoming County and the
Lock Haven area in Clinton County, including those with disabilities,
are eligible for enrollment. While children from low-income families
are given priority, those from higher-income families may be enrolled
as well.
Hours: Hours vary. Call for more information.
STEP, Inc.
STEP - Early Learning Pathway - Parent Child Home Program
An in-home early literacy and parenting program that prepares young children for school success by increasing language and literacy skills, enhancing social-emotional development, and strengthening the parent-child relationship. During the school year, home visitors go to homes twice each week for 30 minutes and take a new book or educational toy for the child to keep. They show the parents how to use the item to promote school success.
2138 Boyd Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
Eligibility: Children 18 months through three years of age in Lycoming, Clinton and
Union counties, including those with disabilities, are eligible for
enrollment. While children from low-income families are given
priority, those from higher-income families may be enrolled as well.
Hours: Hours vary. Call for more information.
YWCA Greater Harrisburg
CAPSTONE
Assists clients find competitive employment and/or enroll and maintain the schooling of their choice.
1101 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103
Eligibility: Young adults from age 16 to 30 who have recently experienced their first
documented episode of psychosis
Hours: Call for information
Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
Hill Clubhouse
After School Programs include:
- Informal education/tutoring
- Health and physical education
- Social and recreational activities
- Outdoor recreation, including summer day camp programs at Camp Hogan (6 weeks, M-F, $20/week, ages 6-10) or the club
- Employability programs including Job Ready, Career Explorers, Junior Staff and Apprenticeships for youth from 12 to 18 years
- Administrative Offices
116 South Water Street
Lancaster, PA 17608
Eligibility: Youth from 6 to 18 years
Hours: Administrative hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Program hours: Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
Columbia Clubhouse
After school programs include:
- Informal education/tutoring
- Health and physical education
- Social and recreational activities
- Outdoor recreation, including summer day camp programs at Camp Hogan (6 weeks, M-F, $20/week, ages 6-10) or the club
- Employability programs including Job Ready, Career Explorers, Junior Staff and Apprenticeships for youth from 12 to 18 years
248 Locust Street
Columbia, PA 17512
Eligibility: Youth from 6 to 18 years
Hours: Administrative hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Program hours: Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
Jack Walker Clubhouse
After School Programs include:
- Informal education/tutoring
- Health and physical education
- Social and recreational activities
- Outdoor recreation, including summer day programs at Camp Hogan (6 weeks, M-F, $20/week, ages 6-10) or the club
- Employability programs including Job Ready, Career Explorers, Junior Staff and Apprenticeships for youth from 12 to 18 years.
229 West Lemon Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
Eligibility: Youth from 6 to18
Hours: Administrative hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Program hours: Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 8:00pm
Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
Southeast Clubhouse
After school programs include:
- Informal education/tutoring
- Health and physical education
- Social and recreational activities
- Outdoor recreation, including summer day camp programs at Camp Hogan (6 weeks, M-F, $20/week, ages 6-10) or the club
- Employability programs including Job Ready, Career Explorers, Junior Staff and Apprenticeships for youth from 12 to 18 years
335 Dauphin Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
Eligibility: Ages 6-18
Hours: Monday through Friday, 3:00pm to 7:00pm
AASD Adult Education Program
Altoona - Adult Education
Provides free adult basic education, high school equivalency prep, career training prep, and college prep classes.
2212 Sixth Avenue
Second Floor
Altoona, PA 16602
Eligibility: Adults living in Blair County.
Hours: Monday and Wednesday, 8:30am to 3:30pm. Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30am to
7:00pm.
Hope Partnership for Education
Philadelphia - High School Support Program
Provides academic and social support for students throughout their high school years and aid in choosing, applying for, and meeting the requirements for college acceptance or successful entrance into the world of work.
2601 North 11th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19133
Eligibility: Graduates of Hope's Middle School.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 7:00pm
Vita Education Services
Doylestown - Criminal Justice Programs
Provides educational services in the Bucks County Correctional Facility, the Community Corrections Center, and the community for re-entrants. Provides basic literacy and GED prep. Cognitive behavioral skills instruction, decision making, and employment readiness.
8 East Court Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Eligibility: Call for more information.
Hours: Hours vary, call for information.
Children's Literacy Initiative
Philadelphia - Blueprint for Early Literacy
Designed to meet state and national standards for reading, writing, and oral language development. Skills are taught in the context of 10 related, sequential themes. Lesson plans help teachers make each book a launching pad for teaching vocabulary, building comprehension, and developing phonemic awareness, phonics, and oral language skills. Blueprint themes, Blueprint author studies, center applications, and skill cards build children's content knowledge and develop literacy skills through engaging, rich, and meaningful learning.
990 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Eligibility: Pre-k through 5th grade. Call for more information.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
Norris Square Neighborhood Project
Philadelphia - After School Program for High School Students
Engages high school youth in a variety of art forms including painting, drawing, sculpture, and filmmaking to create artwork through a social justice lens. Provides instruction about urban agriculture, harvesting, and cooking nutritious meals. Includes a stipend through the Philadelphia Youth Network.
2141 North Howard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Eligibility: * Youth grades 9 through 12

* Residents of the West Kensington area
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
Norris Square Neighborhood Project
Philadelphia - After School and Summer Programs
Offers paid apprenticeships to youth each semester and during the summer. Apprentices work alongside gardens staff to plant, grow, harvest, and sell foods and herbs in agency urban gardens. Develops leadership skills through creating lesson plans and delivering instruction to Semillas del Futuro participants in weekly classes.
2141 North Howard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Eligibility: * Youth from age 14 to age 20

* Residents of the West Kensington area
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
Center for Parenting Education
Toddler Activity Time
Toddler Activity Time is a parent/child mini-preschool for children age 2 years to 3 1/2 years old and their parents. Each session is structured like a preschool session with storytime, circle time, music, a craft and a snack. The parent participates in the activities so that this program is an opportunity for young children to get accustomed to the structure of school without having to separate from their parent. Each session is lead by two Parenting Educators. There is informal education for the parents that goes on as teachable moments arise; issues about development, readiness, realistic expectations, management techniques, discipline are typical areas of information that the Parenting Educators discuss.
North Penn YMCA
Harleysville YMCA Early Childhood Center - Day Care
Offers fulltime and part-time daycare services for non school age children. Design curriculum centered on developing the necessary skills to be successful lifelong learners and includes creative play, reading readiness, crafts, science, math, writing program, physical activities, and weekly themes.
311 Alumni Avenue
Harleysville, PA 19438
Eligibility: Children age 6 weeks through age 5. Different specific age criteria may apply to different locations; call for details.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 6:00pm
North Penn YMCA
Indian Valley - Day Care
Offers fulltime and part-time daycare services for non school age children. Design curriculum centered on developing the necessary skills to be successful lifelong learners and includes creative play, reading readiness, crafts, science, math, writing program, physical activities, and weekly themes.
890 Maple Avenue
Harleysville, PA 19438
Eligibility: Children age 6 weeks through age 5. Different specific age criteria may apply to different locations; call for details.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 6:00pm
North Penn YMCA
Lansdale - Day Care
Offers fulltime and part-time daycare services for non school age children. Design curriculum centered on developing the necessary skills to be successful lifelong learners and includes creative play, reading readiness, crafts, science, math, writing program, physical activities, and weekly themes.
608 East Main Street
Lansdale, PA 19446
Eligibility: Children age 6 weeks through age 5. Different specific age criteria may apply to different locations; call for details.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 6:00pm
Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia
Boys and Girls Clubs Bridesburg Club - Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia - Lil' Clubhouse - Bridesburg
The Lil' Clubhouse is committed to promoting quality child care that contributes to increased social and emotional development, learning skills, and school readiness. The Lil' Clubhouse at the Bridesburg Boys and Girls Club offers full day Developmentally Appropriate Programs.

Programs Include:
- Infants ages 6 weeks to 12 months
- Young Toddlers ages 13 months to 24 months
- Older Toddlers ages 2 years to 3 years
- Preschool ages 3 years to 5 years
2901 Bridge St
Philadelphia, PA 19137
HopePHL
Philadelphia - Action for Early Learning - West Philadelphia
Offers research-based strategies to support early childhood reading in the home and neighborhood and trauma-informed ways to check in on your family's well-being.
325 North 39th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Eligibility: Serves families in the 19104 zip code with children under the age of 8.
Hours: Call or email for information
Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
Boys and Girls Club Downey School - After School Services
Provides after school programming including socialization, trips, sports, arts, and basic skills education to enhance school achievement and readiness levels.
1313 Monroe Street
Harrisburg, PA 17102
Eligibility: Boys and girls living in Harrisburg, ages 6-18 years old
Hours: Call for information
Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
Day Camp
Structured program including socialization through sports, trips, arts and crafts; basic skills education to enhance school achievement and readiness levels through day camping skills and techniques
1227 Berryhill Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104
Eligibility: Boys and girls 6-13 years of age
Hours: Monday through Friday, 2:30pm to 8:00pm
Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
John Hall Boys and Girls Club - Day Camp
Structured program including socialization through sports, trips, arts and crafts; basic skills education to enhance school achievement and readiness levels through day camping skills and techniques
1700 Hanover Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104
Eligibility: Boys and girls 6-13 years of age
Hours: Monday through Friday, 2:30pm to 8:00pm
Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
John Hall Boys and Girls Club - After School Services
Provides after school programming including socialization, trips, sports, arts, and basic skills education to enhance school achievement and readiness levels.
1700 Hanover Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104
Eligibility: Boys and girls living in Harrisburg, ages 6-18 years old
Hours: Call for information
United Community Services for Working Families
Reading - Build Program
Provides individuals with an opportunity to learn academic, job readiness, and occupational skills by preparing them to make a successful transition into post-secondary education, the construction industry and other high-growth occupational sectors.
1251 North Front Street
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: Must: - Be at least 18 years old on the first day of the school year -
Not have a high school diploma or GED
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Allentown School District
Family Centers

Family Centers, located at Jefferson and Central Elementary Schools, coordinate and facilitate a variety of support services for Allentown School District families.

Family Centers seek to ensure the healthy growth and development of children by coordinating a wide variety of support services for families in the communities in which they live.

These services include:
* Parent Support and Child Development Education
* Pediatric Health Services
* Healthy After-School and Summer Activities
* Family Preservation Services
* Education and Employment-Related Services

Family Development Specialist certified in parent education home visits meet groups of parent sand provide assessments and support to parents for their children from pregnancy through kindergarten. They facilitate access to needed services and coordinate case management services.
Health centers are also located in the elementary schools served by the Family Centers.

Collaborative partners representing health, communitie
31 South Penn Street
Allentown, PA 18105
Eligibility: Allentown School District students and families. Varies by services.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
ParentChild+
Centre Square East - Early Learning Program
Provides books, educational toys, and twice-weekly home visits from Early Learning Specialists over the two-year program cycle. Connects families to other needed supports, including housing, medical, and educational services. Program graduates also receive assistance with enrolling in preschool programs.
1500 Market Street, LM 500 West Tower
Philadelphia, PA 19102
Eligibility: Families with Children ages 16 months - 2 years old & children that will turn three after September 1st residing in North, West and South/Southwest Philadelphia

Families that qualify for free and reduced lunch
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm; Home visits
conducted at family's convenience.
Northern Tier Income and Education Consortium
Dimock - Student Summer Work Experience
Short term summer work experiences are available to students of participating school districts.

Energy and Oilfield Summer Experience:
A three-day summer experience held in August. Students will spend time learning about the endless career opportunities available to them in NEPA. Students will participate in classroom instruction and field trips with representatives of Lackawanna College School of Petroleum & Natural and local energy companies. Designed for students in 9th to 12th grades.

Healthcare Career Summer Experience:
A week-long summer experience held in July. Students explore a range of career options and learn about important issues in health. Students interact with healthcare professionals and receive a hands-on experience. Designed for students in 8th to 12th grades.
420 Tioga West
Suite 104
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Eligibility: Call for more information
Snyder County Children and Youth Services
Selinsgrove - Home Based Parenting Education
Offers home-based education programs for parents who want to acquire the knowledge and skills to be effective in their parenting role. Programs may focus on teen parents; parents who need to develop skills to handle a difficult child; families who want to learn school-readiness activities; individuals for whom parenting is a new experience; and families at risk for child abuse, neglect, or out-of-home placement.
713 Bridge Street, Suite 15
Selinsgrove, PA 17870
Eligibility: * Parents with at-risk children and youth

* Residents of Snyder County
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Priestly-Forsythe Memorial Library
Northumberland - Very Ready to Read Storytime
Designed for 3 to 5 year olds and their parents or caregivers. Offers age appropriate stories and activities. School readiness activities are offered after storytime. âPlay Kâ and Cruise into Kindergarten will develop skills needed for the next big step. Program is offered on Fridays at 10:30am.
100 King Street
Northumberland, PA 17857
Hours: Library hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm,
Tuesday and Thursday from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Saturday from 9:00
am to 5:00 pm
Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
Milton - Project ELECT
A free program that provides counseling, intensive case management, health education, child development and parenting skills training, as well as career awareness and job-readiness training to pregnant and parenting teens in high school or alternative settings. Services are provided to mothers and fathers.
90 Lawton Lane
Milton, PA 17847
Eligibility: You can join Project ELECT at any time. To be eligible, you must be a
pregnant or parenting teen under the age of 21 and enrolled in school
or a GED® or HiSET® program (or want to return to school). You must
also live in either Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder or Union
county.
Hours: CSIU Main Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
Milton - Pre-K Counts
Pre-kindergarten programming with a focus on children who are at risk for academic failure. Services are provided by certified teachers at no charge and support the inclusion of children with diverse needs. Pre-K Counts is a kindergarten readiness programs for 3-, 4- and 5-year olds who are not yet enrolled in school. Services are available five days a week during the school year.

Administered at eight local school districts.

Central Columbia
Central Columbia Elementary School

Line Mountain
Line Mountain Elementary School

Millville Area
Millville Elementary School

Milton Area
Milton Area High School

Shikellamy
Grace S. Beck Elementary School

Southern Columbia Area
G.C. Hartman Elementary School

Warrior Run
Watsontown Elementary School

Berwick
Nescopeck Elementary School
90 Lawton Lane
Milton, PA 17847
Hours: CSIU Main Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
Milton - YES to the Future
Services designed to help young adults, ages 16 to 24 years, prepare for and succeed in education, training and employment. Young adults eligible for programming must no longer be in school, either because they withdrew or because they completed high school or post-secondary program. The program Career Counselors will assist participants in preparing and succeeding in education, training and employment. Services provided will include career exploration, peer connections, money management, job searching, interviewing skills, mentoring, college visits, exposure to training programs, local business tours, volunteer/service projects, building leadership skills and information on starting a business. Programming is held in PA CareerLink Offices.
90 Lawton Lane
Milton, PA 17847
Hours: CSIU Main Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
Bradford-Tioga Head Start
Blossburg - Head Start
Offers a center-based preschool program built around activities that foster school readiness for children in all developmental areas. The program encourages families to get involved with their child’s education by volunteering, attending parent meetings and trainings, attending parent teacher conferences, and actively participating with their child, both at home and at school. Breakfast, snacks, and lunches are served daily.
5 Riverside Plaza
Blossburg, PA 16912
Eligibility: Children from age 3 to age 5 (not kindergarten eligible)
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
United Way of Wyoming Valley
Wilkes Barre - Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR)
Campaign for Grade-Level Reading is served through the following programs or partnerships:


School Readiness.
Dolly Parton's Imagination Libary providing a free book monthly program; Book Drive providing new and gently used children's books that will then be distributed to children. Reading Buddies, a volunteer reading program that brings in mentors. The Nurses Pantry provides at-risk students and families with access to commonly needed material items to address needs of an urgent nature. Summer Learning program.
100 North Pennsylvania Avenue
Second Floor
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
Eligibility: Children, students of the Wyoming Valley.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
United Way of Wyoming Valley
Wilkes Barre - Success by 6
A partnership of local businesses, community social service agencies, and county government that is focused on building a comprehensive early childhood system to address the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual needs of children. Develops strategies based on local needs to ensure children are ready to learn when they enter school. Raises awareness about early childhood development. Improving the delivery of critical services for very young children and their families and advocating for public policy that supports the community's youngest children.
100 North Pennsylvania Avenue
Second Floor
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
Eligibility: Children birth to age 6 years.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
United Way of Wyoming Valley
Berwick Area United Way - Dolly Parton Imagination Library
Dolly Parton's Imagination Libary is a free book program.
Each month a new, carefully selected book will be mailed in a child's name directly to their home. Programming will continue until the child turns five years old as long as you remain a resident of the Berwick Area.
107 South Market Street
Suite 6
Berwick, PA 18603
Eligibility: Participants must remain a resident of the Berwick Area School District
to continue with this program.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
Lackawanna County Department of Human Services
Pennsylvania Department of Human Services - Regional Child Development Offices - Office of Child Development and Early Learning
Since its inception in 2007, the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) has focused on creating opportunities for the commonwealthâ??s youngest children to develop and learn to their fullest potential. This goal is accomplished through a framework of supports and systems that help ensure that children and their families have access to high quality services.

OCDEL works with many partners to create opportunities for the commonwealthâ??s children. Parents, schools, child care, early intervention, Head Start, libraries, community organizations and other stakeholders have joined with the Office of Child Development and Early Learning to provide high quality early childhood programs and effective prevention strategies to mitigate challenges faced by families that affect school readiness and academic success.

OCDEL strives to build a strong foundation for children, starting in infancy, through the establishment of a statewide standard for excellence in early care and education and the creation
100 Lackawanna Avenue, 3rd. Floor
Scranton State Office Building
Scranton, PA 18503
Eligibility: Call for more information
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
ProJeCt of Easton, Inc
Fowler Literacy Center - Adult and Family Literacy Programs
Offers day and evening classes in adult and family literacy, GED Preparation and English as a Second Language. Classes are held at 200 Ferry Street. Call 610-258-1100 to register.
200 Ferry Street
Easton, PA 18042
Eligibility: Individuals and families residing in the area
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Easterseals Eastern Pennsylvania - Eastern PA Administrative Office
Easterseals Eastern Pennsylvania - Berks Division - LEAP
An employment preparation experience for high school students with disabilities, ages 16-21, who attend school and are eager to work and earn a paycheck. It combines workplace and independent living skills instruction with paid work experience to provide participants with the skills they need to transition more successfully into adulthood. Groups meet for five Saturdays for interactive curriculum and coaching in the morning followed by an afternoon of paid workplace experience in the community.
90 George Street
Reading, PA 19605
Eligibility: Students with disabilities, age 16-21 and enrolled in high school are
eligible to participate. They do not need to be enrolled in waiver,
OVR or other funding in order to participate.
Chester Education Foundation
Chester - Blueprint for Success
Offers a workforce development program that seeks to transform the lives of out-of-school youth. The goal of the program is to provide participants with intensive, culturally relevant services that assist them in discovering and pursuing career pathways, education, and training in in-demand fields that will significantly improve their socio-economic trajectory.
419 Avenue of the States
Suite 700
Chester, PA 19013
Eligibility: * Residents of Delaware County

* Youth from age 18 to age 24
Hours: Irregular - call for details.
Community Prevention Partnership
Reading - Parents as Teachers
Deliver home-based Parents as Teachers services to low-income families in Berks County.
200 Penn Street
Reading, PA 19602
Eligibility: Low-income family; expectant mother or parenting a child birth through
five years of age
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
Berks Community Action Program
Reading - Family Center
Offers assistance to families with young children. Helps parents understand the development stages their children go through to better prepare them for school and life. Provides information on well-baby care, developmental and social emotional screening tools, and preschool and kindergarten readiness.
645 Penn Street
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: Berks County residents with children ages pre-natal to 5 years
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
United Way of Berks County
Ready. Set. READ! Program
A community-wide initiative that brings together schools, businesses, organizations and individuals to improve early grade reading success.
Volunteer opportunities include tutoring a 2nd grade student with reading and assisting with a book exchange program on Wednesday mornings.
25 North Second Street
Suite 101
Reading, PA 19601
Eligibility: No limitations
Hours: Morning, lunch and afternnon tutoring times are available Tuesday through
Friday
Bethlehem Area School District
Bethlehem Area School District - Family Services - Family Services
Family centers provide families with a network of services accessible through local schools. Services available include healthcare services/clinics, family literacy programs, PAT (an in-home parenting program for 0-5 years old) summer recreational and enrichment programs, information and referral to other community resources.

Family Centers are located at:
Broughal Middle School 114 W Morton St, Bethlehem 18015
Donegan Elementary 1210 D 4th St, Bethlehem 18017
Marvine Elementary 1425 Livingston St, Bethlehem 18017

After school and summer programs available at some school. Parent/Community members should contact their school for information.

Community School provide support and resources to families and community members at Broughal Middle School, Donegan Elementary, Fountain Hill Elementary, Lincoln Elementary and William Penn Elementary.
1425 Livingston Street
Marvine Family Centers
Bethlehem, PA 18017
Eligibility: Families residing within the Bethlehem Area School District
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 6:00pm
Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
RSVP
King of Prussia - Elementary Literacy Program
Recruits and trains volunteer reading coaches to increase literacy development by expanding opportunities for children to have shared adult-child book reading time, ultimately helping youth read on grade level by 3rd grade and stay on track to school success.
Both in person and virtual opportunities are available.
901 East Eighth Avenue
Suite 200
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Eligibility: Serves children in kindergarten to 5th grade.
Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Saucon Valley Community Center
Hellertown - Childcare and Early Learning Center
Provides full and part-time childcare as well as before and after school care.
323 Northampton Street
Hellertown, PA 18055
Eligibility: * Children from 18 months through grade 5

* Attending a Saucon Valley School District school (if applicable)
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm
Via of the Lehigh Valley
Via of the Lehigh Valley - Employment Services - Employment Services
Provides job development, job coaching and follow-along support to adults with disabilities so they can work in the community. This service is available to any adult who is motivated to work for wages in a competitive job. Via focuses on career planning and helps adults with disabilities as they move into the workforce. Through School-to-Work Transition Services, Via works with students, in partnership with their school districts and the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation to create a personalized employment plan and explore careers of interest.
1020 South Cedar Crest Boulevard
Allentown, PA 18103
Eligibility: Individuals with disabilities
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
Tri County Community Action
Enola - Early Childhood and Family Development
Offering Parents As Teachers (PAT), Families in Recovery, and Fatherhood & 24/7 Dads.

With the belief that parents are the most influential and first teachers of their children, our Family Development Coordinators stand ready to help set goals and meet developmental milestones. All programs are focused on supporting families in developing parenting skills, enhancing communication, school readiness, and household management – everything families need to stay together, healthy, and strong!
123 North Enola Drive
Second Floor
Enola, PA 17025
Eligibility: Call for eligibility
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Carlisle Early Education Center
Carlisle - Early Education
Provides daycare services and summer school-age programs. Offers United Way scholarships.
100 East Pomfret Street
Carlisle, PA 17013
Eligibility: Daycare: Children from 6 weeks to age 5

Summer Program: Children from age 6 to age 13
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 5:30pm
NAMI Pennsylvania Cumberland/Perry Counties
Carlisle - Peer to Peer Consumer Education Course
Offers Peer-to-Peer (P2P), a unique, experiential learning program for people with any serious mental illness who are interested in establishing and maintaining their wellness and recovery. Consists of 10 - two-hour units and is taught by a team of trained "Mentors'' who are personally experienced at living well with mental illness. We've been there. You are not alone. The class meets once a week for a total of nine weeks. Participants come away with many tangible resources: an advance psychiatric directive; a "relapse prevention plan'' to help identify tell-tale feelings, thoughts, behavior, or events that may warn of impending relapse and to organize for intervention early; mindfulness exercises to help focus and calm thinking; and survival skills for working with providers and the general public. You come away with a lot of resources, skills, and knowledge to help in this recovery journey.
Eligibility: Classes are open to any mental health consumer who thinks they would benefit from the content and can commit to attending all sessions
Hours: Call for information
United Way of Franklin County
Chambersburg - Early Childhood Education
Provides information about how to engage children with every day learning opportunities. Focuses on early childhood learning and reaching developmental benchmarks.
182 South Second Street
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Eligibility: Parents of children age 3 to 5
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
First Start Partnerships for Children and Families
Early Head Start, Head Start, and Pre-K Counts
Provides care and education to develop each person to their fullest potential in 34 classrooms. Offers a Home Visiting program with weekly visits to pregnant mothers and/or children up to age three to support them in parenting and other goals.
254 East King Street
Suite 103
Chambersburg, PA 17201
Eligibility: Income and your child’s age are the primary ways to qualify. Must reside
in Franklin County. Income guidelines: Children ages 0-3 (up to 100%
of federal poverty guidelines) and children ages 3-5 (up to 300% of
federal poverty guidelines).
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County
Community Action Partnership Thrive to Five (Southeast Home-Based) - Strasburg Head Start
A home based parent education program designed to develop children's school readiness, including social, emotional and academic skills. Additional services for low-income parents and children include: educational, nutritional, health and dental screening and treatment, and mental health services.
400 West Main Street
Strasburg, PA 17579
Eligibility: Ages 3-5 years; Based on income and age eligibility requirements
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County
CAP - Lancaster - Parents as Teachers
An early childhood parent education and family support program designed to empower all parents to be their child's teacher. Provides parents with information on child development from birth to age 3 and suggests learning opportunities that encourage language, intellectual, physical, social and emotional growth.
It is a voluntary primary prevention program that offers:
- Personal Visits: Personalized home visits by certified parent educators, trained in child development to help parents understand what to expect in each stage of their child's development and offer practical tips on ways to encourage, learning to manage challenging behavior and promote strong parent-child relationships. Visits are offered bi-weekly.
- Group Meetings: Parents meet together to gain new insights and to share their experiences, common concerns and successes. Group meetings also provide families the opportunity to participate in parent-child activities. Group meetings occur on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month 10 am-12
601 South Queen Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
Eligibility: Expectant parents, parents with physical custody of children from 0 to 3
years, Resident of Lancaster City or County
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm
New Hope Ministries
New Oxford Center - Education and Clubs at New Oxford
Offers Preschool Prep program, Weekly Kids Club, Teen Job Readiness and Employment Program, and college scholarships.
Eligibility: Residents who meet income guidelines
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
New Hope Ministries
Littlestown Center - Youth Program
Seeks to serve the whole family and build a strong foundation with children from babies through the teenage years.

  • PETALS - Preschool Prep program offering parents resources and guidance for teaching their children needed skills to be ready to enter school

    • Weekly Kids Club - format of developmental activity, life skills, character building, positive adult role models, and social skills development (Evening sessions)

    • Teen Job Readiness and Employment Program in partnership with local high schools

    • Scholarships for high potential, low-income high school students to obtain college while in high school

    • Early childhood education scholarships to high quality Pre-K programs for low income kids

    • Reading Corners program, which is a co-branded United Way initiative, to offer age and developmentally appropriate books to families using our food pantries and assistance centers, and add the components of instructing families on the importance of reading and having in-center volunteers
  • 1113 Frederick Pike
    Littlestown, PA 17340
    Eligibility: Open to any student in the geographic area NHM Center serves.
    Hours: Center Hours: Wednesday and Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm, Thursday 9:00am to 12:30pm and 5:00pm to 7:00pm; Please, note schedule when evening classes are offered
    New Hope Ministries
    Mechanicsburg Center - Education and Clubs at Mechanicsburg
    Offers Preschool Prep program, Weekly Kids Club, Teen Job Readiness and Employment Program, and college scholarships.
    5228 East Trindle Road
    Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
    Eligibility: Residents who meet income guidelines
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    New Hope Ministries
    Hanover Center - Education and Clubs at Mechanicsburg
    Offers Preschool Prep program, Weekly Kids Club, Teen Job Readiness and Employment Program, and college scholarships.
    135 Baltimore Street
    Hanover, PA 17331
    Eligibility: Residents who meet income guidelines
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    New Hope Ministries
    West Shore / Lemoyne Center - Education and Clubs at Mechanicsburg
    Offers Preschool Prep program, Weekly Kids Club, Teen Job Readiness and Employment Program, and college scholarships.
    701 Bosler Avenue
    Lemoyne, PA 17043
    Eligibility: Residents who meet income guidelines
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    PennCares
    PennCares - Franklin - Early Intervention Services
    Offers physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental teaching by special instructors, and infant massage.
    550 Cleveland Avenue
    Suite 209
    Chambersburg, PA 17201
    Eligibility: Ages 0 to 3 with a 25% delay
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    PennCares
    PennCares - Hanover - Early Intervention Services
    Offers physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental teaching by special instructors, and infant massage. PennCares preschools allow young children with and without disabilities to play, develop, and learn together while promoting a sense of belonging.
    788 Cherry Tree Court
    Hanover, PA 17331
    Eligibility: Ages 0 to 3 with a 25% delay
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 4:00pm
    PennCares
    PennCares - York - Early Intervention Services
    Offers physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, developmental teaching by special instructors, and infant massage. PennCares preschools allow young children with and without disabilities to play, develop, and learn together while promoting a sense of belonging.
    127 West Market Street
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: Ages 0 to 3 with a 25% delay
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    YWCA York
    Childcare Service
    Operates an Early Learning Center. Offers childcare services.
    320 East Market Street
    York, PA 17403
    Eligibility: Children age 6 weeks to 12 years old
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:00am to 9:00pm; Saturday, 8:00am to 1:00pm;
    Sunday: CLOSED
    York City School District
    York - Education Service
    Provides pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade education as well as after school programs.
    31 North Pershing Avenue
    York, PA 17401
    Eligibility: Residents of: City of York
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    EDSI
    EDSI Youth Services - Center City - Education and Career Connections
    Services include GED preparation and GED test expenses; career readiness workshops, resume development assistance, mock interviews, job finding assistance, and in-person work experiences; information and referrals concerning applying and paying for college, locating free or low-cost training programs, and apprenticeship opportunities.
    100 South Broad Street
    Suite 650
    Philadelphia, PA 19110
    Eligibility: Out of school youth and young adult residents of Philadelphia ages 16 to 24 without their high school diploma
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Capital Area Head Start Services (CAHS)
    Harrisburg - Early Head Start Home Based Services
    Provides home based services, including health and developmental screenings, ongoing individualized educational assessment, weekly home visits, bi-monthly family days, and parent involvement opportunities.
    3705 Elmwood Drive
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    Eligibility: * Pregnant women and children age 3 and younger

    * Residents of Carlisle, Harrisburg, Highspire, and Steelton
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm
    Capital Area Head Start Services (CAHS)
    Harrisburg - Preschool Center Based Services
    Provides preschool education. Offered for 4 to 6 hours per day during the school year depending on location, with locations throughout Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry Counties.
    3705 Elmwood Drive
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    Eligibility: Children from age 3 to age 5
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm
    Power Packs Project
    Lancaster - Power Packs Project Lancaster
    Provides families in need with weekend food (in the forms of a pack) and education on how to cook low-cost healthy meals, nutrition, food budgeting and shopping strategies. Assure that children return to school well-fed and ready to learn.
    Provides:
    - Food
    - Money saving strategies
    - Healthy nutrition education
    - Empowerment
    - Support

    Distribution sites at the following School Districts
    - Columbia
    - Cocalico
    - Donegal
    - Elanco
    - Ephrata
    - Hempfield
    - Lampeter Strasburg
    - Manheim Township
    - Penn Manor
    - School District of Lancaster
    - Warwick
    1915 Olde Homestead Lane
    Suite 102
    Lancaster, PA 17601
    Eligibility: Income guidelines apply, based on need
    Hours: Distribution in schools and other community wide sites weekly on
    Wednesdays and Thursdays
    Power Packs Project
    Lebanon - Power Packs Project Lebanon
    Provides families in need with weekend food (in the forms of a pack) and education on how to cook low-cost healthy meals, nutrition, food budgeting and shopping strategies. Assure that children return to school well-fed and ready to learn.
    Provides:
    - Food
    - Money saving strategies
    - Healthy nutrition education
    - Empowerment
    - Support
    Eligibility: Lebanon City School district residents, Northern Lebanon School District,
    Annville-Cleona School District, Cornwall-Lebanon School District,
    ELCO School District; Income guidelines apply, based on need
    Hours: Thursday Distributions
    Beat the Streets Philadelphia
    Philadelphia - Beat the Streets Philadelphia
    Partners with schools and community centers across the city to offer wrestling programming to Philadelphia youth. Also offers a mentoring program at headquarters for high school participants of the wrestling program; mentoring includes homework help, test prep, and college/career readiness assistance in a safe environment.
    3700 Market Street
    Suite 300
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Eligibility: Philadelphia K-12 schoolchildren
    Hours: Hours may vary by location. Call or email for more information.
    JT Dorsey Foundation
    Harrisburg - Family Support Services
    Provides wellness education, physical activity, mentoring, leadership, employment training and a safe space for at-risk children to grow up. Uses the medium of soccer to teach nutrition education, develop strong moral character, inspire academic excellence, and promote community involvement.
    5901 Jonestown Road
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    Eligibility: Children and adolescents from age 5 to age 19
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 6:00pm
    Unity in the Community
    Virtual Resource - Carpentry Academy
    Offers a 24-week program that teaches the basics of carpentry. Provides tools, a weekly stipend of $150, dinner for students, mentoring for both personal and professional issues, and job finding assistance. Class meets twice a week.
    Eligibility: * Adolescents from age 14 to age 19

    * Residents of Philadelphia County
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    PathStone Corporation
    Tannersville - Youth Re-Entry Program
    Provides services that include:

    • Job Readiness (resume writing,
      Interviewing skills, etc.)

    • GED Prep and Testing

    • Job Training in High Priority
      Occupations(EX: HVAC, Electrical, CNA, Plumbing,
      Machine Operator, etc.)

    • Supportive Services such as: Books,
      tools, boots, and uniforms provided for
      work and school, ID/Licenses, etc.

    2942 State Route 611 Suite 2
    Tannersville, PA 18372
    Eligibility: Adults ages 18 years old to 24 years old. Youth adult offenders (current
    or past involvement in the Juvenile or Adult Criminal Justice System).
    Resident of Carbon or Monroe County.
    Hours: Call for more information
    Temple University
    Lenfest Center for Community Workforce Partnerships - Youth Employment Project (YEP)
    Provides out-of-school young adults ages 16 to 24 with academic support, career counseling, and professional development workshops toward developing educational and career opportunities. Services include individualized career development and coaching, GED prep classes and career/educational exploration, paid internship opportunities and pre-apprenticeship referrals, job readiness and life skills training workshops, and transportation assistance and monetary incentives.
    1301 Cecil B. Moore Avenue
    Ritter Annex, Fourth Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19122
    Eligibility: Residents of Philadelphia ages 16 to 24 who are out-of-school with or
    without a high school diploma or GED
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Mighty Writers
    MW West (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Toddlers
    Offers programs that support writers ages 2 to 5 in early literacy and kindergarten readiness. Workshops for toddlers and their caregivers are complemented by free book giveaways and early literacy resources.
    3520 Fairmount Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Eligibility: Philadelphia children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Mighty Writers
    MW West (Mighty Writers) - College & Career Programs
    Offers a weekly Teen Scholars program, high school and college readiness workshops, and scholarship and college application support. Helps all high school participants build the thinking and writing skills necessary to articulate their next steps for the future.
    3520 Fairmount Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    Eligibility: Teenaged youth in Philadelphia
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Mighty Writers
    MW El Futuro (Mighty Writers) - College & Career Programs
    Offers a weekly Teen Scholars program, high school and college readiness workshops, and scholarship and college application support. Helps all high school participants build the thinking and writing skills necessary to articulate their next steps for the future.
    1025 South Ninth Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    Eligibility: Teenaged youth in Philadelphia
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Mighty Writers
    MW North (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Toddlers
    Offers programs that support writers ages 2 to 5 in early literacy and kindergarten readiness. Workshops for toddlers and their caregivers are complemented by free book giveaways and early literacy resources.
    2300 Master Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19121
    Eligibility: Philadelphia children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Mighty Writers
    MW North (Mighty Writers) - College & Career Programs
    Offers a weekly Teen Scholars program, high school and college readiness workshops, and scholarship and college application support. Helps all high school participants build the thinking and writing skills necessary to articulate their next steps for the future.
    2300 Master Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19121
    Eligibility: Teenaged youth in Philadelphia
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Mighty Writers
    Administrative Office (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Writers at Home
    Offers several popular programs online via Zoom.
    1501 Christian Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19146
    Eligibility: Children and youth ages 2 to 17 in Philadelphia
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Mighty Writers
    MW El Futuro - Kennett (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Toddlers
    Offers programs that support writers ages 2 to 5 in early literacy and kindergarten readiness. Workshops for toddlers and their caregivers are complemented by free book giveaways and early literacy resources.
    121 Willow Street
    Toughkenamon, PA 19374
    Eligibility: Philadelphia children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers
    Hours: Program hours vary; call or email for information. Website and
    registration form available 24/7.
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Provides an educational preschool program with classroom activities to help youngsters improve their self-image and increase physical, social, self-help, and school readiness skills. Prepares children for reading and math but also for paying attention, following directions, and getting along with others.
    602 Green Acres Road
    Benton, PA 17814
    Eligibility: Must meet the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Provides an educational preschool program with classroom activities to help youngsters improve their self-image and increase physical, social, self-help, and school readiness skills. Prepares children for reading and math but also for paying attention, following directions, and getting along with others.
    602 Green Acres Road
    Benton, PA 17814
    Eligibility: Must meet the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Provides an educational preschool program with classroom activities to help youngsters improve their self-image and increase physical, social, self-help, and school readiness skills. Prepares children for reading and math but also for paying attention, following directions, and getting along with others.
    602 Green Acres Road
    Benton, PA 17814
    Eligibility: Must meet the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Provides an educational preschool program with classroom activities to help youngsters improve their self-image and increase physical, social, self-help, and school readiness skills. Prepares children for reading and math but also for paying attention, following directions, and getting along with others.
    602 Green Acres Road
    Benton, PA 17814
    Eligibility: Must meet the Federal Poverty Income Guidelines.
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Greater Nanticoke Area School District
    Kennedy Early Childhood Center - Pre-K Counts
    Classrooms experience for 3 and 4 year old children whose family incomes meet or exceed Head Start limits. Services are offered in the Kennedy Early Childhood Center for eligible students in the Greater Nanticoke Area School District. Curriculum focuses on school readiness skills. Transportation is not provided.
    513 Kosciuszko Street
    Nanticoke, PA 18634
    Eligibility: 3 and 4 years olds. Income guidelines apply.
    Hours: School year calendar.
    Greater Nanticoke Area School District
    Kennedy Early Childhood Center - Parents As Teachers (PAT)
    Provides a home visit program. Pre-natal services are also available. Provides an evidence-based home visiting model which stresses the importance of a parent's role as the primary teacher for their child. Home visits include lessons in parenting skills and education as well as information and referrals for other identified needs in the household. Additionally, weekly parent-child group communication meetings are offered. Group meetings offer participating families to continue to work on their parent-child interaction skills as well as meeting with and socializing with other parents in programming.
    513 Kosciuszko Street
    Nanticoke, PA 18634
    Eligibility: Parents with children, ages birth to 5 years. Participants must be
    residents of Luzerne county.
    Hours: Home visits as scheduled. Home visits take place one time a month.
    Berwick Area YMCA
    Child Care and Early Learning Center
    Early Childcare programs strengthen families and boost youth development by offering infants, toddlers,
    preschoolers and their families early learning readiness experiences and comprehensive child development
    programs. Program addresses the development of young children by supporting early literacy, brain development and healthy habit development.
    With a swimming pool and gymnasium at our disposal, ours is the only center in the area that offers weekly swimming activities for preschoolers.
    All children enrolled in our childcare program will be provided
    breakfast, lunch and snack daily.


    LOCATIONS
    Berwick Area YMCA
    231 W. Third Street
    Berwick PA. 18603

    Y Care II at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
    1600 Fowler Avenue
    Berwick PA. 18603
    231 West Third Street
    Berwick, PA 18603
    Eligibility: Children ages 6 weeks through 5 years.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 5:30pm
    Family Connection of Easton
    Kindergarten Connection
    Suuports a community-wide initiative to improve communication, access to information and resources, and coordination of services so that there is a seamless transition of students from preschool or home to kindergarten.
    723 Coal Street
    Cheston Elementary School
    Easton, PA 18042
    Eligibility: Children transitioning into Kindergarten in EASD
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Family Connection of Easton
    Early Childhood Home Visitation
    Provides a home-based literacy program that prepares children and families for school success.
    723 Coal Street
    Cheston Elementary School
    Easton, PA 18042
    Eligibility: Children between 18 months and three years old who live in the EASD
    sending area
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    YWCA Carlisle and Cumberland County
    Little Wonders Preschool
    Early Childhood Education is the foundation for a lifetime love of learning. Research has shown that children who attend quality early childhood education programs have greater academic success throughout their lives. YWCA Carlisle & Cumberland County operates our Preschool with a focus on the standards set by the PA Department of Education. We offer fun school experiences for children ages 3-5. All preschool staff and employees of the YWCA Carlisle & Cumberland County have FBI, PA Criminal Background & PA Child Abuse Clearances on file.
    301 G Street
    Carlisle, PA 17013
    Eligibility: Preschool for 3 year olds (by Sept 1) Pre-K for 4 and 5 year olds (by
    Sept 1)
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 1:00 pm
    Carbon County Right From The Start
    Jim Thorpe - Parent Education and Child Development
    Provides a home visiting parent education and child development program.
    1100 Center Street
    Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
    Eligibility: * Serves families from prenatal to kindergarten entry

    * Residents of Carbon County
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm
    Wilkes University
    SHINE of Luzerne County at Wilkes University - SHINE After School Program
    Students at the after-school centers will benefit from SHINE’s project-based STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) curriculum to kindle excitement about learning Educational programs, including homework assistance and STEAM-focused projects, are taught.


    SHINE locations: Kistler Elementary, Wilkes Barre.
    --Heights Murrary Elementary,Wilkes Barre

    In addition to the after-school program for students, monthly parenting activities and support services for families also are provided.
    SHINE’s Home Visitor program offers support and preparation for academic readiness through weekly home visits to pre-K and kindergarten students and their parents.
    SHINE also offers summer camp held at Wilkes University, offering hands-on science activities for students enrolled in the program.
    84 West South Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18766
    Eligibility: Serves students who reside in the Hanover Area, Hazleton Area, Greater
    Nanticoke Area, Pittston Area, Wilkes-Barre Area and Wyoming Valley
    West school districts.
    Hours: School Calendar. Operates 4 days a week after school.
    United Way of the Capital Region
    Enola - Ready for School Ready to Succeed Initiative
    Provides free weekly school readiness workshops to prepare children (ages 3-5) academically and socially for kindergarten. Connects families with early intervention and support services, connects families to affordable quality preschool programs and helps with tuition assistance, registers students on-time for kindergarten.
    2235 Millenium Way
    Enola, PA 17025
    Eligibility: Parent/caregivers and children ages 3-5 residing in participating school
    districts
    Hours: Workshop hours vary by location
    Village of the Arts and Humanities
    Village of the Arts and Humanities - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia - Village Industries
    Offers free arts education and paid creative opportunities to youth ages 13 to 19 that helps participants to enter the workforce and postsecondary education as creative problem solvers and social innovators. Program is a partnership with WorkReady.
    2544 Germantown Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19133
    Eligibility: Youth ages 13 to 19
    Hours: Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00am to 5:00pm Program hours may
    vary; call or email for information.
    JEVS Human Services
    Teen and Young Adult Program Satellite Office - JEVS STRIVE Future Leaders
    Offers skills training, paid work experience, and job placement opportunities to justice-involved young adults aged 18 to 24. Services include career path mentoring, job readiness training, job and/or educational placement assistance, GED prep/testing, tutoring, job skills training, access to industry-recognized certifications, paid internships, service learning projects, advice on how to discuss past justice involvement with employers, and ongoing support toward personal goals.
    112 North Broad Street
    10th Floor
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Eligibility: Persons ages 18 to 24, currently or previously involved with the juvenile or adult justice system, who have never been convicted of sex crimes other than prostitution.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    JEVS Human Services
    Orleans Technical College - JEVS Human Services Education & Career Services Program Satellite Office - Center for New Americans
    Helps refugees, asylees, and victims of human trafficking prepare to enter the workforce. Services include Vocational English Language Training (VELT) classes; acculturation workshops; case management services; workshops on interviewing, resume writing, workforce foundation skills, and job readiness; computer literacy classes; job placement assistance and follow-up; and programming assisting youth ages 16 to 17 find part-time work during the school year or full-time summer employment.
    2770 Red Lion Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19114
    Eligibility: Residents of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties who have refugee status and are within 5 years of date of entry to the United States, even if a Green Card has been received, or have been granted asylum status.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    JEVS Human Services
    Orleans Technical College - JEVS Human Services Education & Career Services Program Satellite Office - Project WOW (World of Work)
    Offers hands-on training in the building trades, property maintenance and repair; support in achieving high school completion or equivalent; and job placement assistance. Provides monthly transportation allowance.
    2770 Red Lion Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19114
    Eligibility: Residents of Philadelphia ages 18 to 24 who did not complete high school
    Hours: Program hours may vary; call for information.
    JEVS Human Services
    Delaware County Assistance Office - Center for New Americans
    Helps refugees, asylees, and victims of human trafficking prepare to enter the workforce. Services include Vocational English Language Training (VELT) classes; acculturation workshops; case management services; workshops on interviewing, resume writing, workforce foundation skills, and job readiness; computer literacy classes; job placement assistance and follow-up; and programming assisting youth ages 16 to 17 find part-time work during the school year or full-time summer employment.
    845 Main Street
    Darby, PA 19023
    Eligibility: Residents of Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties who have refugee status and are within 5 years of date of entry to the United States, even if a Green Card has been received, or have been granted asylum status.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Jefferson-Clarion Head Start
    Head Start
    Offers a child and family development program that promotes school readiness by enhancing cognitive, social, and emotional development of learning environments that support children's growth in language, literacy, science, social and emotional functioning, creative arts, physical skills, and approaches to learning. Also provides children and their families with health, educational, nutritional, social, and other services that are determined, based on family needs assessments, to be necessary.
    18 Western Avenue, Suite C
    Brookville, PA 15825
    Eligibility: Low-income children 3-5 years of age.
    Hours: Call for more information
    Mission Empower
    Erie - Mission Employment
    Provides skills training for employment readiness development to prepare for life skills outside of school and help youth get ready for work. Includes introduction to workplace, interpersonal, and professional skills.
    1611 Peach Street, Suite 120
    Erie, PA 16501
    Eligibility: Youth age 14 to age 18
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Riverview Intermediate Unit 6
    Clarion - Special Education
    Offers a school readiness program and classroom based intervention for students with developmental delays. Serves as a regional education agency providing professional development and supportive services to school districts. Assists in the special education realm for supporting students, families, communities, and schools.
    270 Mayfield Road
    Clarion, PA 16214
    Eligibility: * Students with developmental delays

    * Residents of Armstrong, Butler, Clarion, Clearfied, Crawford,
    Forest, Indiana, Jefferson, and Venango counties
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Titusville Regional Literacy Council
    Tionesta Branch - Family Literacy
    Offers adult literacy, parenting topics, and interactive literacy activities. Helps adults improve basic skills in reading, math, writing, grammar, etc., study for tests such as the GED, ASVAB, Driver's Permit, LPN or CNA entrance exams, citizenship, etc., and earn an actual high school diploma. Assists adults with job search skills like resume writing, interviewing, computer skills-basic to advanced, and soft skills. Works with infants and children on developmental milestones and school readiness skills.
    22318 US-62
    West Forest Elementary School
    Tionesta, PA 16353
    Eligibility: Any parents or primary caregivers along with at least one child 8 years
    of age or younger.
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Titusville Regional Literacy Council
    Titusville Branch - Family Literacy
    Offers adult literacy, parenting topics, and interactive literacy activities. Helps adults improve basic skills in reading, math, writing, grammar, etc., study for tests such as the GED, ASVAB, Driver's Permit, LPN or CNA entrance exams, citizenship, etc., and earn an actual high school diploma. Assists adults with job search skills like resume writing, interviewing, computer skills-basic to advanced, and soft skills. Works with infants and children on developmental milestones and school readiness skills.
    302 East Walnut Street
    Titusville, PA 16354
    Eligibility: Any parents or primary caregivers along with at least one child 8 years
    of age or younger.
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Titusville YMCA
    Education Center - Tiny Footsteps Program
    Provides pre-school readiness program for children. Skills development and activities include: writing, color and shape recognition, alphabet cognition, story time, etc.
    528 West Main Street
    Titusville, PA 16354
    Eligibility: Children ages 3 through 5.
    Hours: Call for information
    Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council
    Warren - Head Start Central Office
    Pre-school program serving eligible children and their families. Promoting school readiness for children by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development in a classroom environment.
    1209 Pennsylvania Avenue West
    Warren, PA 16365
    Eligibility: 3 and 4 year old children and their families residing in Warren County
    Hours: Call for location specific hours and more information.
    Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council
    Head Start Seneca Center - Head Start Central Office
    Pre-school program serving eligible children and their families. Promoting school readiness for children by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development in a classroom environment.
    26 East Wayne Street
    Warren, PA 16365
    Eligibility: 3 and 4 year old children and their families residing in Warren County
    Hours: Call for location specific hours and more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    31 West 10th Street
    Erie, PA 16501
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    Early Learning Center - Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    3507 Poplar Street
    Erie, PA 16508
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    Early Learning University - Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    301 Darrow Road
    Edinboro, PA 16412
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    Northwestern Elementary School - Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    10450 John Williams Avenue
    Albion, PA 16401
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    First Presbyterian Church - Waterford - Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    112 West 3rd Street
    Waterford, PA 16441
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    Summit United Methodist Church - Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    1510 Townhall Road
    Erie, PA 16509
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    YMCA of Greater Erie
    Eastside Family Branch - Pre-K Counts
    Makes quality pre-kindergarten programs available to Pennsylvania residents at no cost to qualifying families. Full day program instructional time is 3 hours.
    2101 Nagle Road
    Erie, PA 16510
    Eligibility: Children age 3 to 5 whose families meet income requirements.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    Mercy Center of the Arts
    Erie - Music Together®
    Provides a licensed music and movement program for families with children. Important factors that are touched on are school readiness, family engagement, and parent-child relationships.
    1531 East Grandview Boulevard
    Erie, PA 16510
    Eligibility: Children age newborn to kindergarten.
    CenClear
    Administrative Headquarters - Head Start
    Head Start is a family-focused program aimed at increasing the school readiness of young children. Children attend classes and the family receives adult-centered home visits. The Head Start program provides a range of individualized services for families. Services offered include early childhood development; developmental nutrition and family goal setting. Opportunities for parent involvement and parent workshops are offered. The program welcomes children with disabilities
    50 Bigler Road
    Bigler, PA 16825
    Eligibility: Preschool-age children
    Hours: Monday through Friday; 8:00AM - 4:00PM
    CenClear
    Administrative Headquarters - Pre-K Counts
    Pre-K Counts is funded through the Pennsylvania Department of Education and provides 3-5 year olds with high-quality preschool classes. Classes provide a qualified teacher and teacherâ??s aide, small class sizes, a curriculum that is aligned with the Pennsylvania Early Leaning Standards and regular assessment of the childrenâ??s progress. These quality expectations will ensure that the children enrolled have a high-quality early learning experience. Parents provide transportation.
    50 Bigler Road
    Bigler, PA 16825
    Eligibility: Children must meet age requirements of the program based on the school
    district's guidelines. Must meet financial guidelines of the program
    (up to 300 percent of the federal poverty level)
    Hours: Monday through Friday; 8:00AM - 4:00PM
    Child Development Centers
    Child Development Centers - Gilson Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    903 Payne Avenue
    Erie, PA 16503
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Century Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    504 East 27th Street
    Erie, PA 16504
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Elk Valley Head Start - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    2556 Maple Avenue
    Lake City, PA 16423
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Elk Valley Head Start - Pre-K Counts
    Provides a full-day, school-year program intended to give children an early educational boost that will help them make a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Grant funding covers all costs of Pre-K Counts. Primarily for low-income households, though families with higher incomes also may enroll their children. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack is provided to each child at no cost to families.
    2556 Maple Avenue
    Lake City, PA 16423
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3 to 5)
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Child Development Centers
    Asbury Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    3814 Asbury Road
    Erie, PA 16506
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Asbury Child Development Center - Pre-K Counts
    Provides a full-day, school-year program intended to give children an early educational boost that will help them make a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Grant funding covers all costs of Pre-K Counts. Primarily for low-income households, though families with higher incomes also may enroll their children. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack is provided to each child at no cost to families.
    3814 Asbury Road
    Erie, PA 16506
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3 to 5)
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Child Development Centers
    Franklin School-Age Child Development Center - Pre-K Counts
    Provides a full-day, school-year program intended to give children an early educational boost that will help them make a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Grant funding covers all costs of Pre-K Counts. Primarily for low-income households, though families with higher incomes also may enroll their children. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack is provided to each child at no cost to families.
    614 11th Street
    Franklin, PA 16323
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3 to 5)
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Child Development Centers
    Grant Street Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    701 East Third Street
    Oil City, PA 16301
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Seventh Street Child Development Center - Head Start - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    702 Liberty Street
    Franklin, PA 16323
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Oil City Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    210 East Bissell Avenue
    Oil City, PA 16301
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Cranberry Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    180 Salina Road
    Seneca, PA 16346
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Cranberry Child Development Center - Pre-K Counts
    Provides a full-day, school-year program intended to give children an early educational boost that will help them make a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Grant funding covers all costs of Pre-K Counts. Primarily for low-income households, though families with higher incomes also may enroll their children. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack is provided to each child at no cost to families.
    180 Salina Road
    Seneca, PA 16346
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3 to 5)
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Child Development Centers
    Hasson Heights Child Development Center - Pre-K Counts
    Provides a full-day, school-year program intended to give children an early educational boost that will help them make a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Grant funding covers all costs of Pre-K Counts. Primarily for low-income households, though families with higher incomes also may enroll their children. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack is provided to each child at no cost to families.
    255 Park Avenue
    Oil City, PA 16301
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3 to 5)
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Child Development Centers
    Willow Child Development Center - Head Start
    Provides a full-day, school-year program that is intended to prepare children for a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Head Start offers a number of other services that support the children's health, development and family well-being. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack are provided each day at no cost to families.
    15438 State Highway 86
    Meadville, PA 16335
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3-5)
    Hours: Varies by site. Call for more information.
    Child Development Centers
    Willow Child Development Center - Pre-K Counts
    Provides a full-day, school-year program intended to give children an early educational boost that will help them make a successful transition to kindergarten and elementary school. Grant funding covers all costs of Pre-K Counts. Primarily for low-income households, though families with higher incomes also may enroll their children. A nutritional breakfast, lunch and snack is provided to each child at no cost to families.
    15438 State Highway 86
    Meadville, PA 16335
    Eligibility: Preschoolers (ages 3 to 5)
    Hours: Varies by location. Call for more information
    Clarion County's Promise
    Clarion - Youth Alliance Program
    Offers collaborative coordination, playgroups, parenting help, developmental screens, prevention programs, special delivery baskets, and family group truancy meetings.
    214 South Seventh Avenue, Suite 20
    Clarion, PA 16214
    Eligibility: * Families with children from birth to age 18

    * Residents of any of the Clarion County School districts
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
    Dickinson Center
    Ridgway Facility - Helping Our Pupils Excel (HOPE)
    Outpatient therapy in the school setting. Provide for ready access to mental health treatment in a school-based setting. Parental involvement is strongly encouraged and required in some circumstances by the program.
    43 Servidea Drive
    Ridgway, PA 15853
    Eligibility: K-12 students that may not be able to access services in a traditional
    outpatient setting.
    Hours: Call for more information.
    Don Mills Achievement Center
    Warren - Early Childhood Learning Center Preschool
    Provides a licensed private, academic preschool program serving children in a socially and emotionally supportive environment. Through Language development, guided play and hands on learning, the students will be prepared for a successful transition into Kindergarten.
    677 Hospital Drive, Suite J
    Warren, PA 16365
    Eligibility: Children ages 3 to 5
    Hours: Irregular - call for details.
    Trehab Community Action Agency
    Susquehanna Workforce Development - Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN)
    Provide intensive case management, education, training, work activities, job placement and retention services, and supportive services to move rapidly from dependence to independence through employment.
    1302 West Main Street
    Susquehanna, PA 18847
    Eligibility: Parents receiving cash assistance.
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Trehab Community Action Agency
    Wyoming County Community Resource Center - Community Resource Center
    Provides a peer-run resource center connecting the public to community resources and Workforce/Employment which includes employment skills, career counseling, high school equivalency assistance and reentry assistance. Also Offers a variety of counseling services and support groups for those in recovery from substance use disorders.
    102 Warren Street
    Tunkhannock, PA 18657
    Eligibility: No limitations or restrictions
    Trehab Community Action Agency
    Tioga County Trehab Workforce - Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN)
    Provide intensive case management, education, training, work activities, job placement and retention services, and supportive services to move rapidly from dependence to independence through employment.
    42 Plaza Lane
    Wellsboro, PA 16901
    Eligibility: Parents receiving cash assistance.
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Trehab Community Action Agency
    Sullivan County Trehab - Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN)
    Provide intensive case management, education, training, work activities, job placement and retention services, and supportive services to move rapidly from dependence to independence through employment.
    210 Center Street
    Dushore, PA 18614
    Eligibility: Parents receiving cash assistance.
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    Trehab Community Action Agency
    Wyoming County Trehab Workforce - Employment Advancement and Retention Network (EARN)
    Provide intensive case management, education, training, work activities, job placement and retention services, and supportive services to move rapidly from dependence to independence through employment.
    1 Kim Avenue, Suite 10
    Mehoopany, PA 18629
    Eligibility: Parents receiving cash assistance.
    Hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:00am to 4:00pm
    SUMMIT Early Learning
    Mifflinburg - Pre K Counts
    Provides preschool classes.
    14 South 11th Street
    Mifflinburg, PA 17844
    Eligibility: Children who are between ages 3 and 5 (prior to kindergarten). Income
    eligibility and ther factors may apply. Call for more information.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, hours vary, call for information.
    Jacob's Ladder Nursery School
    Quarryville - Nursery School
    Offers a preschool program.
    Chestnut Level Presbyterian Church
    1068 Chestnut Level Road
    Quarryville, PA 17566
    Eligibility: Children age 1-5 years
    Hours: September through May, Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8:30am to 12:00pm:
    Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am to 12:30pm
    Agency for Community Empowerment of NEPA (ACE)
    Early Learning Program - Early Learning Programs
    A comprehensive child development program that promotes school readiness by enhancing the social and cognitive development of children through the provision of educational, health, nutritional, social and other services to enrolled children and families. Head Start engages parents in their children's learning and helps parents in making progress toward their educational, literacy and employment goals. Head start offers both full day or part day center based options. Early head start offers both home based or center based options year round.
    123 Wyoming Avenue
    3rd Floor, Suite 311
    Scranton, PA 18503
    Eligibility: Programs available for pregnant mother and children birth to 5 years old.
    Early head start is for ages birth to 3 years old. Head start is for 3
    years old to 5 years old. Operates under income guidelines. Full day
    center based is for working familes and those attending school and/or
    job training.
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:00pm
    Caring Center
    Philadelphia - Caring Center - Pre-Kindergarten Program
    With a staff ratio of one teacher for ten pre-schoolers, activities develop fine and gross motor skills, cognitive skills, pre-writing, language reception and expression, and social behavior.
    3101 Spring Garden Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    National Nurse-Led Care Consortium
    Philadelphia - Mabel Morris Family Home Visiting Program
    Offers home visits by registered nurses who provide information, support, and encouragement to parents to increase parent knowledge of early childhood development and improve parenting practices, provide early detection of developmental delays and health issues, prevent child abuse and neglect, and increase children’s school readiness and school success.
    1500 Market Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19102
    Eligibility: Philadelphia parents with low income who are raising children under five
    years of age
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
    New Life Youth and Family Services
    West Chester Campus - Independent Living Program
    Prepares young males making the transition from placement to independent living with the skills and resources necessary to become independent and productive members of society.
    Live-in house parent supervision, access to normal community life and activities, and availability of New Life Alternative School if needed.
    Life skills assessment and life skills plan for each young person.
    Formal and informal opportunities for life skills education with a level system leading to readiness for living independently.

    Opportunity to continue individual treatment through community and New Life resources.
    On-going guidance and support for the client's next step whether it is returning to family, post high school training, the military, or living independently.
    405 Willowbrook Lane
    West Chester, PA 19382
    Eligibility: Young males, age 16 and above
    Hours: Hours may vary
    Ridgeway Community Church
    Harrisburg - Nursery School
    Offers nursery school classes for 3 and 4 year old children held from September through May
    525 North Progress Avenue
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    Eligibility: Children ages 3 and 4
    Hours: September through May: 4 year old am classes, Tuesday, Wednesday and
    Thursday, 9:00am to 11:30am; 3 year old classes, Tuesday and Thursday,
    9:00am to 11:30am
    Saint Paul Lutheran Church - Lititz
    Lititz - Saint Paul's Christian Early Learning Center
    Offers child care, after school programs, summer camps, and kindergarten. The kindergarten readiness program includes activities to further communication and listening skills, self-confidence, gross and fine motor skills and social behavior. This is accomplished through a low-pressure environment using art, music and games.
    200 West Orange Street
    Lititz, PA 17543
    Eligibility: Ages infants 6 week through School Age (after school and summer programs)
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:30am to 6:00pm
    Saint Timothy Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Camp Hill - Nursery School
    Offers classes for art, storytime, playtime, letters, shapes, and color recognition. Provides a total of five classes, divided according to age.
    4200 Carlisle Pike
    Camp Hill, PA 17011
    Eligibility: Children from age 2 1/2 to age 5
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 1:00pm
    Garfield Jubilee Association
    Pittsburgh - YouthBuild Program
    Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania
    Goodwill Main Office - YouthWorks
    Heritage Community Initiatives
    Heritage 4 Kids Early Learning Center - Child Care and Preschool Programs
    Homewood Children's Village
    Pittsburgh - The Scholar Project
    Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh
    Administrative Headquarters and Squirrel Hill Branch - Early Childhood Development Center
    Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh
    JCC South Hills - Early Childhood Development Center
    Laughlin Children's Center
    Administrative Office and Children's Center - Academic Services
    Life'sWork of Western Pennsylvania
    Pittsburgh - Youth Programs
    Providence Connections
    Head Start and Preschool Programs
    Partner 4 Work
    Pittsburgh - Employment Advancement & Retention Network (EARN)
    Partner 4 Work
    Pittsburgh - Learn & Earn
    Volunteers of America of Pennsylvania - Southwestern Pennsylvania
    Pittsburgh Disability Employment Project for Freedom - Young Adult Summer Program
    Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation
    Administrative Headquarters - College and Career Readiness Program
    YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh
    Homewood-Brushton Center
    Community Empowerment Association
    Pittsburgh - Youth Employment
    Latino Community Center
    Pittsburgh - ParentChild+
    Year Up Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh - Year Up Pittsburgh
    Lifesteps
    Administrative Headquarters - Pre-K Counts
    Lifesteps
    Indiana County Program Center - Pre-K Counts
    Mercer County Head Start - Early Head Start
    John Hetra Child Development Center - Pre K Counts
    ARIN Intermediate Unit 28
    ARIN Intermediate Unit 28 - Young Parent Program - Parent Child Home Program
    Private Industry Council of Westmoreland/Fayette
    Private Industry Council - Beaver County - Early Head Start
    Transitional Employment Consultants
    Washington - Supported Employment
    YWCA Westmoreland County
    Community Benefit Programs
    Community Action Partnership of Cambria County
    CAPCC - Early Childhood Programs - Salix - Head Start
    Community Action Partnership of Cambria County
    CAPCC - Early Childhood Programs - Gallitzin - Head Start
    Sullivan County Victim Services
    Laporte - Prevention Education
    Community Services For Children
    Donley Children's Campus - Early Learning Resource Center
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Pre-K Counts - Kistler Elementary School -Wilkes-Barre - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Tunkhannock Intermediate School - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Nanticoke Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Pre-K Counts - Fairview Elementary School - Mountaintop - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Hazleton Carson Street Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Pre-K Counts - Dallas Intermediate School - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Hazleton Intergrated Project (HIP) - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Mehoopany Elementary School - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Plains Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Pre-K Counts - Daniel J. Flood Center - Wilkes-Barre - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Early Head Start - Edwardsville Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Plymouth New Street Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Vine West Hazleton Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Pittston New Street Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Westmoreland Center - Shavertown - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Pre-K Counts - Church of Christ Uniting - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Pre-K Counts - Heights Center - Heights Murray Elementary School - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Early Head Start - Wilkes-Barre - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Dallas United Methodist Church - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start and Pre-K Counts - Dodson Center - Wilkes-Barre - Pre-K Counts
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Back Mountain Center - Head Start
    Luzerne County Head Start
    Head Start - Luzerne County Community College Center - Nanticoke - Head Start
    Keystone Opportunity Center
    Keystone Opportunity Center - Montgomery; Souderton - Family Literacy Program
    STEP, Inc.
    STEP - Early Learning Pathway - Pre-K Counts
    STEP, Inc.
    STEP - Early Learning Pathway - Parent Child Home Program
    YWCA Greater Harrisburg
    CAPSTONE
    Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
    Hill Clubhouse
    Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
    Columbia Clubhouse
    Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
    Jack Walker Clubhouse
    Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster
    Southeast Clubhouse
    AASD Adult Education Program
    Altoona - Adult Education
    Hope Partnership for Education
    Philadelphia - High School Support Program
    Vita Education Services
    Doylestown - Criminal Justice Programs
    Children's Literacy Initiative
    Philadelphia - Blueprint for Early Literacy
    Norris Square Neighborhood Project
    Philadelphia - After School Program for High School Students
    Norris Square Neighborhood Project
    Philadelphia - After School and Summer Programs
    North Penn YMCA
    Harleysville YMCA Early Childhood Center - Day Care
    North Penn YMCA
    Indian Valley - Day Care
    North Penn YMCA
    Lansdale - Day Care
    Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia
    Boys and Girls Clubs Bridesburg Club - Boys & Girls Clubs of Philadelphia - Lil' Clubhouse - Bridesburg
    HopePHL
    Philadelphia - Action for Early Learning - West Philadelphia
    Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
    Boys and Girls Club Downey School - After School Services
    Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
    Day Camp
    Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
    John Hall Boys and Girls Club - Day Camp
    Boys and Girls Club of Harrisburg
    John Hall Boys and Girls Club - After School Services
    United Community Services for Working Families
    Reading - Build Program
    Allentown School District
    Family Centers
    ParentChild+
    Centre Square East - Early Learning Program
    Northern Tier Income and Education Consortium
    Dimock - Student Summer Work Experience
    Snyder County Children and Youth Services
    Selinsgrove - Home Based Parenting Education
    Priestly-Forsythe Memorial Library
    Northumberland - Very Ready to Read Storytime
    Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
    Milton - Project ELECT
    Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
    Milton - Pre-K Counts
    Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit
    Milton - YES to the Future
    Bradford-Tioga Head Start
    Blossburg - Head Start
    United Way of Wyoming Valley
    Wilkes Barre - Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (GLR)
    United Way of Wyoming Valley
    Wilkes Barre - Success by 6
    United Way of Wyoming Valley
    Berwick Area United Way - Dolly Parton Imagination Library
    Lackawanna County Department of Human Services
    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services - Regional Child Development Offices - Office of Child Development and Early Learning
    ProJeCt of Easton, Inc
    Fowler Literacy Center - Adult and Family Literacy Programs
    Easterseals Eastern Pennsylvania - Eastern PA Administrative Office
    Easterseals Eastern Pennsylvania - Berks Division - LEAP
    Chester Education Foundation
    Chester - Blueprint for Success
    Community Prevention Partnership
    Reading - Parents as Teachers
    Berks Community Action Program
    Reading - Family Center
    United Way of Berks County
    Ready. Set. READ! Program
    Bethlehem Area School District
    Bethlehem Area School District - Family Services - Family Services
    RSVP
    King of Prussia - Elementary Literacy Program
    Saucon Valley Community Center
    Hellertown - Childcare and Early Learning Center
    Via of the Lehigh Valley
    Via of the Lehigh Valley - Employment Services - Employment Services
    Tri County Community Action
    Enola - Early Childhood and Family Development
    Carlisle Early Education Center
    Carlisle - Early Education
    NAMI Pennsylvania Cumberland/Perry Counties
    Carlisle - Peer to Peer Consumer Education Course
    United Way of Franklin County
    Chambersburg - Early Childhood Education
    First Start Partnerships for Children and Families
    Early Head Start, Head Start, and Pre-K Counts
    Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County
    Community Action Partnership Thrive to Five (Southeast Home-Based) - Strasburg Head Start
    Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County
    CAP - Lancaster - Parents as Teachers
    New Hope Ministries
    Littlestown Center - Youth Program
    New Hope Ministries
    Mechanicsburg Center - Education and Clubs at Mechanicsburg
    New Hope Ministries
    Hanover Center - Education and Clubs at Mechanicsburg
    New Hope Ministries
    West Shore / Lemoyne Center - Education and Clubs at Mechanicsburg
    PennCares
    PennCares - Franklin - Early Intervention Services
    PennCares
    PennCares - Hanover - Early Intervention Services
    PennCares
    PennCares - York - Early Intervention Services
    YWCA York
    Childcare Service
    York City School District
    York - Education Service
    EDSI
    EDSI Youth Services - Center City - Education and Career Connections
    Capital Area Head Start Services (CAHS)
    Harrisburg - Early Head Start Home Based Services
    Capital Area Head Start Services (CAHS)
    Harrisburg - Preschool Center Based Services
    Power Packs Project
    Lancaster - Power Packs Project Lancaster
    Beat the Streets Philadelphia
    Philadelphia - Beat the Streets Philadelphia
    JT Dorsey Foundation
    Harrisburg - Family Support Services
    PathStone Corporation
    Tannersville - Youth Re-Entry Program
    Temple University
    Lenfest Center for Community Workforce Partnerships - Youth Employment Project (YEP)
    Mighty Writers
    MW West (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Toddlers
    Mighty Writers
    MW West (Mighty Writers) - College & Career Programs
    Mighty Writers
    MW El Futuro (Mighty Writers) - College & Career Programs
    Mighty Writers
    MW North (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Toddlers
    Mighty Writers
    MW North (Mighty Writers) - College & Career Programs
    Mighty Writers
    Administrative Office (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Writers at Home
    Mighty Writers
    MW El Futuro - Kennett (Mighty Writers) - Mighty Toddlers
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Columbia Child Development Program
    Benton - Head Start
    Greater Nanticoke Area School District
    Kennedy Early Childhood Center - Pre-K Counts
    Greater Nanticoke Area School District
    Kennedy Early Childhood Center - Parents As Teachers (PAT)
    Berwick Area YMCA
    Child Care and Early Learning Center
    Family Connection of Easton
    Kindergarten Connection
    Family Connection of Easton
    Early Childhood Home Visitation
    YWCA Carlisle and Cumberland County
    Little Wonders Preschool
    Carbon County Right From The Start
    Jim Thorpe - Parent Education and Child Development
    Wilkes University
    SHINE of Luzerne County at Wilkes University - SHINE After School Program
    United Way of the Capital Region
    Enola - Ready for School Ready to Succeed Initiative
    Village of the Arts and Humanities
    Village of the Arts and Humanities - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia - Village Industries
    JEVS Human Services
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