BUCKS

BUCKS COUNTY SUPPORT LIST

Support groups/support for parents whose children have any kind of behavioral challenges, developmental, social or emotional concerns or addictions

 

PA FAMILIES INC

STATEWIDE FAMILY NETWORK

1-800-947-4941 pafamilies@comcast.net

www.pafamiliesinc.com

 

 

 

1-8-13-update

NAMI-CAN

For families who have a child or adolescent with

depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, ODD, OCD,

anxiety, schizophrenia.

Meets the 4th Thursday, 7 pm, Sept-June.

600 Louis Drive, Suite 106

Warminster 18974

Debbie Moritz, 866-399-6264

215-442-5637

www.namibucks.org

Family to Family Support Group

To provide emotional support and insight into mental illness and coping skills for families and friends of persons with serious brain disorders

 

1-10-13-update

TOURETTE SYNDROME

The following individuals may be contacted regarding information for Tourette Syndrome.

www.Patsainc.org

Paula Wilson

215-956-1662

 

1-10-13-update

ELKINS PARK AREA SATELLITE OF CHADD

Support for family/friends of those with ADHD

Location: Einstein at Elkins Park Hospital
60 Township Line Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027

215-779-6656, Parking: free
1st Tuesday of month 7:00-8:30,

room G3

elkins-park@chadd.net

www.chadd.ne PARENT

 

1-10-13-update

ADHD AWARE-

Run by and for people with ADHD, our purpose is to empower children, adults and families affected by ADHD, educate those who impact us, and enlighten all people as to the courage and competence of our singular community.

8 E Court Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Call Us - 215.348.0550 www.adhdaware.org

 

UPDATE 5/20/12

GRANDFAMILY SUPPORT GROUP

Post-Adoption Support Group

GrandFamilies are households that are headed by Grandparents or other relatives who are sharing their home with related relatives.  Kathy Boyd

610-344-5890 or kboyd@chesco.org

Institutionalized, school-age children adopted internationally are shared. We also encourage those parents who are considering adoption or are in the process of adoption. NO fee.

 

 1-10-13 UPDATED

ADOPTIVE PARENT SUPPORT GROUP

Alternate Sundays
4 – 5:30 pm
Main Line Adoption Counseling Services
20 Mystic Lane, Suite A
Malvern, PA 19355
Topics may include: attachment challenges, responding to an angry or hurt child, how to talk to your child about adoption, advocacy issues, post adoption depression, grief and loss, open adoption/birth family relationships, identity and racial issues.
Dawn Connors at 484.222.0679

 

1-2-13-update

FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN FROM CHINA

P.O. Box 633

Berwyn, PA 19312

Kery Kosten Gauder

delvalfcc@aol.com

Marianne McMahon

joinfccdv@netscape.net

Families who have adopted from China, newsletters, parties, picnics, etc.

Serves families from Phila. Mont. Bucks, Dela. and Chester Counties.

 

 

MONTGOMERY COUNTY HISPANIC SPECIAL EDUCATION NETWORK, EL CONDADO DE MONTGOMERY LA RED ESPECIAL HISPANA DE LA EDUACION    More information to follow shortly. This group is made possible with support from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council. Please contact Sharon Jones, Director of Advocacy at Sjones@Thearcalliance.org or at 484-354-4858.

 

1-8-13-update

SPECIAL INDIVIDUALS MEETING CHALLENGES WITH HEARTWARMING ACTIVITIES (S.I.M.C.H.A.)

Support for parents/kids with special needs

Nancy Siderit or Debby Eerlin

Shir Ami Synagogue, 101 Richboro Road, Newtown, PA 18940

215-968-3400

synagogue@shiramipa.org

Usually meet Sunday afternoons.  Call in advance.

 

5-15-12-update

HELPING BY OFFERING PRAYER AND ENCOURAGEMEMT (HOPE)

is a Christian support group for parents of special needs children.

Karyn Diamond

610-873-4698

musictchr@earthlink.net

Debbie McCrain, 484-319-2540

Meets in Downingtown

 

1-9-13-update

HEADS ON STRAIGHT BRAIN INJURY SUPPORT GROUP

8 Westover Court, Yardley 19067

Anne Sears, 215-208-0851

First Tues. of each month at 7:30-9:00pm at St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne,

Anne.m.sears@gmail.com

 

1-10-13-update

BRAINSTEPS PROGRAM

Brenda Eagan Brown, Program Coordinator

Brain Injury Association of PA

eaganbrown@piapa.org

1-724-944-6542, or,

Bucks CountyIU#22

Sarah Krusen

 

 1-2-13-update

MARINE PARENTS REGIONAL SUPPORT GROUP

Open to all military branch parents and their families. Share the pride, concerns and fear of the unknown. For information email:

semperfifamilies@comcast.net

 

1-10-13-update

SEMPER FI FAMILIES OF CENTRAL BUCKS

Our mission statement is to support one another through boot camp to final discharge.

We meet every 3rd. Sunday at lpm at the American Legion Post in Doylestown.

www.Marineparents.com

 

1-10-13-update

CONSUMER SATISFACTION TEAM ALLIANCE OF PA (CSTAP)

Consumers/caregivers contribute their opinion regarding services they have used. Examples:  Did it meet their needs? Did it support recovery?

What programs are missing in their county?

Consumer data and concerns are given to the advisory boards for each county.

Voice and Vision, Inc.

Parent Organization

Susan Benzie, Coordinator

600 Louis Drive, Suite 106

Warminster, PA 18974

215-442-1599

susanb@voiceandvisioninc.org

www.voiceandvisioninc.org

 

UPDATED 2.7.2013

BUCKS COUNTY LOCAL INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL (LICC)

Opportunities for community service providers,  parents, etc. to collaborate in delivery of quality of service resources provided to children under 5 with or at risk of developmental delays.

 

8-16-12-update

RIGHT TO EDUCATION TASK FORCE

This group meets to address issues regarding students receiving special education services. Members include parents, school officials and community reps.  Any parent welcome.

 

1-10-13-update

ARC ALLIANCE

Early Intervention Services and advocacy services provided for Education (IEP), Legislative advocacy as well.

3075 Ridge Pike, Eagleville Pa 19403

610-265-4700, www.Thearcalliance.org

 

FATHER’S GROUP – usually meets first and third Saturdays each month September through May from 10am to noon. Open to all fathers who have a child with special needs. Find support, resources, and fun for you and your children! Child care provided- children are welcome! Please contact Marj Hunsicker at mhunsicker@thearcalliance.org

PARCS: PARENTS ACCESSING RESOURCES SERVICES AND CONNECTIONS                                             meet third Wednesday of  month 9:30am,-11:00pm. work collaboratively to build  positive atmosphere to share stories, experiences, resources,knowledge w/ group discussion , presentations from guest speakers, library of resources . Sharon Jones, Director of Advocacy Sjones@Thearcalliance.org or at 484-354-4858.

SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVOCATE

ARC OF CHESTER COUNTY

Amy Betts-(fee for service).

41 W. 8th St., Media, PA 19063

610-299-9734 Email: abetts1962@hotmail.com

www.arcofchestercounty.org-special education/idea, section 504 accommodations, k-12, transitioning youth, specific disabilities, adhd, add, executive function, communication disorders, social skill deficits, emotional disturbance, mental health issues.

SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVOCATE

ARC OF CHESTER COUNTY

Connie Mohn- no charge

cmohn@acrofchestercounty.org

900 Lawrence Dr.

West Chester, PA 19380

610-696-8090

 

 1-4-13-update

REGIONAL PARENT SUPPORT COORDINATOR/ADVOCATE

PA Education Network-(PEN)

Support and advocacy services

Carol Dugery-serves Mont., Chester, Bucks, Dela. Counties.

610-454-7264 or 800-522-5827

cdugery@parentednet.org

www.parentednet.org

 

1-4-13-update

SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVOCATE

Trish E. Luberda, CSEC

Certified Special Education Consultant and Paralegal

267-482-0009 (office/CP)

267-401-1041 (fax #)

trish@advocates4U.org

www.advocates4U.org

Fee based consultant services within the SE Region of PA.

Provides contractual engagement for individualized client services.

 

1-4-13-update

SPECIAL EDUCATION ADVOCATES

For families in South East PA counties:

info@educationequityadvocate.org

 

Kristy M. Asral, M.Ed.

Asral Behavioral Consulting Services, Inc.

11 Shady Spring Dr., Doylestown PA 18901, 267-885-4886

kristyasral@gmail.com

www.AsralBehavioralConsulting.com

 

 

1-10-13-update

ARC ALLIANCE

Early Intervention Services and advocacy services provided for Education (IEP), Legislative advocacy as well.

3075 Ridge Pike, Eagleville Pa 19403

610-265-4700, www.Thearcalliance.org

DOWN SYNDROME PLAY GROUP – meets the second Friday of each month September through May from 1:00-2:30pm. We meet informally to have fun with our children & share ideas. Siblings always welcome! Please contact Tonya MacCoy – tmaccoy@thearcalliance.org

5-12-12-update

BUCKS COUNTY DOWN SYNDROME INTEREST GROUP

Meets 4th Thursday, Sept.-May

Children’s Village Preschool

Doylestown Hospital

595 W. State St., Doylestown 18901

Diana Santoro, 215-766-0890

www.BCDSIG.org

 

1-10-13-update   

GAMANON

Tues. 7:30pm

Aria Hospital

Bucks County Campus    -   ground floor library

380 N. Oxford Valley Rd.

Langhorne, PA  19047

1-10-13-updated

NARANON

Support for adults  who have loved ones addicted to substance

Malvern Center

10 Liberty Blvd.

Malvern, PA

Monday: 8:00PM

 

1.22.2013 upd

NARANON

Support for adults  who have loved ones addicted to substance

Deep Run West Mennonite

1008 Deep Run Road

Perkasie, PA

Tuesday: 7:30PM 

1.22.2013 updated

NARANON

St. Thomas Aquinas Church

601 Bristol Pike

Croydon, PA 19021

Wed.: 7:30PM

 

1-10-13-update

NARANON TEENS SUPPORT GROUPS

Support for teenagers who someone they care about addicted to drugs.

Langhorne, PA - Fridays

7:15PM - Beginner's Meeting
8:00PM - Regular meeting
Scottsville United Methodist Church

2400 Brownsville Road

Langhorne, PA

Friday: 7:15PM

 

 1-10-13-update

NARANON TEENS SUPPORT GROUPS

Support for teenagers who someone they care

Langhorne-Oxford Valley, PA - Tuesdays

Aldie Treatment Center

2291 Cabot Blvd W

Langhorne, PA

Tuesday: 7:30PM

 
1-10-13-update

ALANON GROUPS

Support for family, friends, and loved ones of those who are addicted to alcohol.

Al-Anon hotline at 1-888-4AL-ANON

(1-888-425-2666) Mon-Fri, 8 am to 6 pm

Many groups in Bucks County

www.pa-al-anon.org

 

1-10-13-update

QUAKERTOWN ALATEEN-

For friends, loved, ones of teens addicted

to alcohol.

West Swamp Mennonite Church
2501 Allentown Road
Quakertown 18951

Meets Monday at 8:00pm

 

1-10-13-update

SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE

St. Luke’s Quakertown Hospital

1021 Park Avenue

Quakertown, PA 18951

Anne and Craig Landis-215-536-5143

Meets the first and third Wednesdays at 7:30pm

 

1-10-13-update

SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE, INC.

Aria Health Bucks Co. Campus

Development Office, Ground Floor

380 N. Oxford Valley Rd.

Langhorne, PA

Pat Lufkin-215-545-2242

Lufkin26@aol.com

Meets the 4th Tuesday at 7:30pm

 

1-10-13-update

SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church

2131 Palomino Drive

Warrington, PA 18976

Nancy Heacock-215-2242

Meets the 2nd Tuesday at 7:30pm

 

1-10-13-update

SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE, INC.

P.O. Box 127

Morton, PA 19070

www.survivorsofsuicide.com

 

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County SuicidePrevention Task Force
Prevention Specialist
705 Shady Retreat Rd.
Doylestown, PA 19801
Phone: 215-348-2940
Suicide prevention resource guide, meetings,

training.
www.bucksiu.org

 

 

1-10-13-update

PARENT/COMMUNITY SUPPORT GROUP OF BUCKS COUNTY
     Contact: Lynda (215) 813-4880
jlbuffet@aol.com

Yardley, PA

 

1-10-13-update 

P.S. I LOVE YOU PARENT SUPPORT GROUP
Contact: Marie (215) 766-0888
mlmueller2002@gmail.com

Doylestown, PA

1-10-13-update

AUTISM CARES FOUNDATION

www.autismcaresfoundation.org - The Autism Cares Foundation provides support directly to families dealing with Autism. We offer fun filled events for the entire family free of charge held on a regular basis. For upcoming events, see the events page of the foundation site.

Linda Kuepper - linda@autismcaresfoundation.org
P.O. Box 180
Richboro, PA 18974
(215) 559-CARE

 

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AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS: SHARING & CARING OF BUCKS COUNTY

For parents of children or adults with Autism and evelopmental delays, includes sibling support.

2nd Thursday of each month, evenings.

(Education Building behind St. Vincent DePaul hurch).

PO Box 462, Richboro, PA 18954

Cathy Dippolito, 215-321-3202

cathy@sharingcaringbuckscounty.org

pfister@sharingcaringbuckscounty.org

www.sharingcaringbuckscounty.org

 

5-12-12-update

BUCKS COUNTY AUTISM SUPPORT COALITION

Meets at the Health & Wellness Center in

Warrington.

Box 660, Warrington, PA 18976

Serves to maximize the potential of individuals with

Autism spectrum disorder, through awareness,

Advocacy, education and training.

www.bcasc.org

 

1-10-13-update

AUTISM SPECTRUM ON-LINE SUPPORT GROUPS

For families of individuals with autism.

Members connect through yahoo groups at www.bucksautism.com

Family/parents post questions, etc. on-site.

Moderator is Theresa Lux.

Tlux2@verizon.net

 

1-10-13-update

AUTISM SOCIETY OF AMERICA- GREATER PHILADELPHIA CHAPTER

www.asaphilly.org

Serving families and professionals in Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. Our mission is to promote lifelong access and opportunities for persons within the autism spectrum and their families to be fully included, participating members of their communities through advocacy, public awareness, education and research related to autism.
1036 Nash Ave., Lansdale Pa19446
(610) 358-5256

 

1-10-13-update

Bucks County Autism Support Coalitionwww.bcasc.org

The Bucks County Autism Support Coalition is an all volunteer  community-based group focused on maximizing the personal development of individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder. This group is comprised of educators from local school districts and intermediate units, mental health professionals, physicians, behavior specialists, and parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Paul Rokuskie - prokuskie@bcasc.org
P.O. Box 660  Warrington Pa 18954

(267) 885-4500

 

1-10-13-update

Autism-SIBLING SUPPORT GROUP

Group for siblings of those on the Autism Spectrum.

3rd Sat. of every month, 10:30am-Noon.

Ivyland Counseling Center

1210 Old York Rd.

Suite 202

Warminster, PA 18974

Rosalee Jacobs-rjacobs@ivylandcounselingcenter.com

215-444-9204, ext. 13

1-10-13-update

ARC ALLIANCE

Early Intervention Services and advocacy services provided for Education (IEP), Legislative advocacy as well.

3075 Ridge Pike, Eagleville Pa 19403

610-265-4700, www.Thearcalliance.org SIBLING GROUP – meets last Thursday of each month September through June from 6:00-7:30pm. Open to siblings ages 4 through age 10. Have fun and meet other children to share similar experiences. Please contact Tonya MacCoy - tmaccoy@thearcalliance.org

5-12-12-update

ASCEND Group, Inc.
On-line resources available. Meet up group, information, resources available for those who have loved ones with Aspergers and Autism. For the greater SE region including, Bucks County.
Deidre Wright, V.P.
P.O. Box 531
Ardmore, PA 19003
610-449-6776
www.ascendgroup.org
info@ascendgroup.org

 

1-10-13-update

AACES Junior Coffeehouse

For young people with Aspergers or PDD-NOS

Weekly group discussions, games, movies, puzzles, snacks, ages 16-21, who have not graduated from high school. Meets the 3rd Thursday, at 5:00pm-7:45pm.

Call Danielle 215-757-3300.

AACES Center

Suite 012, Oxford Valley Mall

(near fountain entrance to mall)

Questions contact Amy Conter-215-757-6916x351.

www.fsabc.org

 

 

1-10-13-update

Center for Autism Research at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

www.centerforautismresearch.com

The Center for Autism Research (CAR) is a collaborative effort between The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania. CAR's goals are to identify the causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and develop effective treatments. 

Stephanie Colantonio - colantonios@email.chop.edu
3535 Market Street Suite 860, Philadelphia   Pa 267-226-4914

 

1-10-13-update

HeARTS for Autism

www.heartsforautism.org - HeARTs for Autism is a grass-roots, volunteer, charitable, non-profit organization of parents, kids, professionals and artists committed and inspired to use art therapeutically with ASD persons and their families, while educating the public about ASD and advocating for integrated, improved services. Art program is free of charge.

YOGA FOR ASD KIDS AND FAMILIES

Contact for schedule/location

Robin Schwoyer-robin@heartsforautism.org

 

1-10-13-update
Sharing and Caring of Bucks County
Support,Information, Lending Library. Yahoo parent discuss group. Go on the website and click on it. 

P.O. Box 462, Richboro Pa 18940

Cathy Dippolito, sharingcaringpa@gmail.com

Bryan and Julia Pfister, pfister@sharingcaringbuckscounty.org

Holly Druckman, 215-321-3202
www.Sharingandcaringbuckscounty.org

 

 

1-10-13-update

SPECIAL KIDS NETWORK

Regional Coordinators

Pa Elks Major Projects, Inc.

Diane Perry-Southeast Region

300 West Love Lane

Norwood, PA 19074

814-270-5618

dperry@paelkshomeservice.org

The Special Kids Network System of Care works in your area and with agencies you know. System of Care creates and improves services for children and youth with special health care needs.

There is also a Special Kids Network Helpline (SKN) to help families of children and youth with

special health care needs. SKN finds services to meet their special needs. SKN can connect you

to local services if you make a free call to: 1-800-986-4550; TTY: 1-877-232-7640; or on the

web at: www.helpinpa.state.pa.us

 

1-12-13-update

SPECIAL BOWLERS CLUB-League

Morrisville Lanes

625 Nolan Avenue

Morrisville, PA 19067

215-295-5526

Sue McNeil

Meets Thursday 4:15-6:00pm

Starts in Sept. and runs through May.

Registration fee/t-shirts, end of year banquet.

 

1-12-13-update

SPECIAL EQUESTRIANS

2800 Street Rd.

Warrington, PA 18976

215-918-1001

Learning to ride horses.

 

 

 

1-12-13-Update

SPECIAL OLYMPICS BUCKS COUNTY

3535 Rockview Drive

Briston, PA 19007

215-781-6530

Basketball and baseball. Wonderful support, coaches, activities, etc.

www.specialolympicspa.org

 

1-12-13-update

QUAKERTOWN SPECIAL NEEDS SOCCER PROGRAM

Special Needs Director:  Heather Schmitt

For more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us: 215-536-3925 or email us at:

specialneeds@quakertownsoccerclub.org

Games are played Monday and Tuesday evenings through mid June at the Quakertown Soccer Fields.

 

1-12-13-update

THE LITTLE GYM

2849 South Eagle Rod

Newtown,  PA 18940

215-579-2786

Offers classes for children with special needs from 4 months old to 12 years old, tumbling, exercise, etc.  Many classes to choose from.

www.thelittlegym.com/NewtonPA

 

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THE LITTLE GYM

1661 Easton Road

Warrington, PA 18901

215-343-9748

Offers classes for children with special needs from 4 months old to 12 years old, tumbling, exercise, etc.  Many classes to choose from.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1-10-13-update

AUTISM SUPPORT NETWORK

www.autismsupportnetwork.leveragessoftware.com/wiki_entry_view.aspx?topkid=5e176ebb2c0f4a9dae6e54881eed6107

 

1-10-13-update

YMS Special Stars

www.ymssoccer.net - YMS Soccer is excited to kick off our new "Special Stars" soccer division, a new program for children and young adults with Autism and Aspergers, ages 6-17 years old. The program is organized based on age and the abilities of the players.  Volunteer Mentors, "Soccer Pals" and Coaches who will help and guide players and families during the practices and games, but we still require family support. http://video.ca.msn.com/watch/video/autistic-soccer-league/16aj20sed
John Healy - YMSSpecialStars@gmail.com

 

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Central Bucks Family YMCA-SPECIAL NEEDS

www.cbfymca.org-

The Central Bucks Family YMCA offers premier adapted physical activities programs that reach out to the special needs population and their families in the local Central Bucks County area.

Brooke Johnston - bjohnston@cbfymca.org
2500 Lower State Road
Doylestown, PA 18901
(215)348-8131 x1141

 

1-12-13-update

UPPER BUCKS YMCA

Special swim and family swim.

401 Fairview Avenue

Quakertown, PA 18951

215-536-9622

Contact Ben Mihalko, x125

 

1-10-13-update

Miracle League of Northamptonwww.backyardmarketinggroup.com/miracle_league/ - The Miracle League of Northampton is a baseball/softball league for special needs children. The purpose of this league is to provide an opportunity for children with any disability (physical or mental), the opportunity to play the great game of baseball and other organized sports.  miracleleaguenhpa@gmail.com
PO Box 453
Richboro, PA 18954-0453
(484) 386-6115

 

1-10-13

AUTISM TOPSPORTS – TOP SHOTS BASKETBALL

Saturdays until Feb. 24, 2013. 10:00-11:00am practice for 10 and older.  11:15-12:15pm for players under 10.

At the Parkwood Youth Organization

3301 Dunksferry Rd.

Philadelphia, PA 19154

$20.00 per family.

Steve Milligan

Sa.milligan@verizon.net

www.autismcaresfoundation.org

 

1-28.13

AUTISM FITLIFE PHYSICAL FITNESS PROGRAM

Thursdays from 7:00-8:00pm at the

FitLife Performance Training

157 Railroad Drive

Warminster, PA 18974

Linda Kuepper

Linda@autismcaresfoundation.org

 

1-10-13-update

MOPS GROUPS

Mother’s of Preschooler’s

Meet for fellowship and support for other groups go to www.mops.org

 

 

 

1-10-13-update

CENTRAL BUCKS
Survivors of Suicide Inc.

P.O. Box 127
Morton, PA 19070
Website: www.survivorsofsuicide.com
Nancy Heacock (215) 545-2242

phillysos.tripod.com

Meeting Place:
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
2131 Palomino Drive
Warrington, PA 18976
2nd Tuesday of every month from 7:30-9:00 pm

 

UPDATED 1.21.2013

MY LIFE

MAGELLAN YOUTH LEADERS INSPIRING FUTURE EMPOWERMENT

MY LIFE is made up of youth between the ages of 13 and 23 who have experience with mental health, substance abuse, juvenile justice and foster care-related issues. Through regular meetings, special events and local and national workshops, presentations and performances, the group focuses on important issues affecting youth. MY LIFE is turning youth voice into youth action and is playing a vital role in helping to improve mental health, substance abuse, foster care and juvenile justice systems. www.magellanofaz.com www.facebook.com/MYLIFEyouth

Stephanie Lucas 215.504.3900 x63854 slucas@magellanhealth.com

 

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BUCKS COUNTY SAFE KIDS

Organization of health educators, corporation, government, parents, volunteers. Work to prevent unintentional injury, vehicles, safety, sports, etc.

St. Mary’s Parenting Centers

1201 Langhorne-Newtown Rod, Langhorne, PA 19047

215-710-5900

 

UPDATE 5/25

ADL RESOURCE SUPPORT GROUP

Group for parents/loved ones of those with autism.

2nd and 4th Wed at 7pm, meetings held at Crooked Billet Elementary School in Hatboro. For directions, info contact

Diane Soucy  610-400-7243

Kristy Thorpe kthorpe@myadlcenter.org

Light refreshments served.

The ADL Center offers a weekly ONLINE Instant Chat Support Group that meets every Tuesday evening at 9 PM.

www.myadlcenter.org

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STATE LEVEL GROUP

FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES UNITED

A group of birth parents, kinship families, resource parents and stakeholders who have experiences with family serving systems including child, youth and families.  Group helps child welfare to promote families as partners in change, and to provide them with the education and training resources they need to better provide for their families.

Families educate and advocate for positive changes in child welfare.

PA Child Welfare Training Program

University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work

403 E. Winding Hill Road

Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

717-605-0200

www.fcu.pitt.edu

 

1-10-13-update

STATE LEVEL GROUP

PA STATE INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR EARLY INTERVENTION (SICC)

Council overseas early intervention etc in the state of Pennsylvania

Pa Training and Technical Assistance Network (PATTAN)

6340 Flank Drive-Suite 600

Harrisburg, PA 17112

www.pasicc@pattannet