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Affinity family services
Affinity Family Support Services was created to help children, teens, adults and their families to help overcome traumatic and life-changing difficulties they are experiencing.
Bethesda Lutheran Services
Foster Care, Adoption, Independent Living, Residential Services, Education, Mentorship, Parenting
Bethesda Lutheran Services works to provide promising futures for children, youth, and families through individualized mental and behavioral health services provided in a residential, school or community setting.
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Big Brothers Big Sisters operates under the premise that one caring adult (Big) can make a significant difference in the life of a child (Little). Big Brothers Big Sisters enrolls children aged 5-16 years to match them in one-on-one mentoring relationships that center on doing quality-time activities together. Currently, the program has site-based and community-based options.
Christian Alliance for Orphans (CAFO)
Foster Care, Adoption
The Christian Alliance for Orphans unites more than 200 respected organizations and 850+ church members. Our joint initiatives inspire and equip Christians to effectively live out the Bible’s call to care for orphans and vulnerable children.
Edmond L Thomas Center
Shelter, Juvenile Detention
The Edmund L. Thomas Adolescent Center is the residential component of the Erie County Office of Children and Youth and consists of two short-term therapeutic residential programs: secure juvenile detention and dependent shelter. The center is entrusted to provide care for court-ordered children awaiting adjudication and/or disposition. The Court of Common Pleas and its agent are the only individuals authorized to detain children.
Erie County Office of Children & Youth
Foster Care, Adoption, Independent Living, County Agency
The Erie County Office of Children and Youth works to keep children safe and respectfully engage families by using community-based services and support to help families successfully care for their children. The focus of the Office of Children and Youth is the safety, permanency and well-being of all children and youth, with the vision of creating a community where children thrive because they are safe, loved and given opportunities to succeed.
Erie Family Center
The Erie Family Center believes that “Parents are their child’s first and most important teachers”. Their family support programs provide services through skilled staff, all in the comfort of your own home and at their family-friendly center.
Families United Network
Foster Care, Adoption
Families United Network provides safety, permanency, and well-being for PA children and families through foster care and adoption
Family Services of Northwestern PA
Counseling, Mentorship, Indepdnent Living, Education, Prevention
The mission of Family Services of NW PA is to Strengthen Families and Transform Lives. To fulfil this mission, they provide a comprehensive continuum of care and high quality, innovative programs and services to children and families across Northwest Pennsylvania.
Foster Erie
Foster Care
Foster Erie is a non-profit organization that works with the children, foster families, and the Erie community to provide opportunities of support and encouragement. Foster Erie believes that, by connecting the community to foster care, it will not only inspire new foster families but also retain current ones.
Justice Works
Independent Living, Foster Care, Mentorship, Counseling
Justice Works provides support for biological parents looking to reunify with their children, and also provides a variey of social and life skills classes and activities for youth who are aging out/have aged out of foster care.
North Star Mentoring
Independent Living, Mentorship
North Star Mentoring helps young people with a history of foster care and/or out of home placement to make permanent connections with positive adult role models. The Erie County Independent Living Program is a contractual and collaborative arrangement between Family Services of NW PA, Bethesda Lutheran Services, and the Erie County Office of Children and Youth (OCY). OCY contracts with both Family Services of NW PA and Bethesda to provide jointly the direct services of the Erie County Independent Living Program (ECILP) to youth aged 14-23.
Pennsylvania State Resource Family Association
Foster Care, Adoption, Mentorship
PSRFA advocates for all those who care about children and their families. We work supportively with foster, adoptive, and kinship families, and with local foster parent associations and agencies who care for the children they serve.
Perseus House
Residential, Education
The Mission of Perseus House is supported by their established Values, as they help adolescents identify and address treatment areas through interventions, which include evaluation and assessment, individual, family, and group therapy, behavior management, education, and social skills development. Attitudes toward and behaviors supportive of physical, emotional, intellectual, psychological, and spiritual spheres of productive health are incorporated into daily and long-term planning.
Royal Family Kids Camp
Camp, Mentorship
It's our desire for every child to experience unconditional love, hope and safety. For The Children's mission is to mobilize the local Church to create life-changing moments for children who have experienced relational trauma.
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