We hope you will find the following resources informative and helpful. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to contact us with suggestions.
American Lung Association
Provides tools to help smokers quit, as well as, information for parents who want to keep their kids from smoking or encourage them to quit if they’ve already started to smoke.
Center for Schools and Communities
Focuses on prevention and intervention initiatives operated by schools, organizations, and agencies serving children, youth and families.
Pennsylvania's CHIP program puts health coverage within reach for all uninsured kids and teens who are not eligible for or enrolled in Medical Assistance.
Cumberland-Perry Drug & Alcohol Commission
Provides a comprehensive list of services offered locally including a downloadable listing of secure medication collection boxes and prescription medication disposal guidelines.
A service that helps families in need find low-cost Internet solutions. EveryoneOn's website allows you to enter your zip code, whether you're eligible for free/reduced lunch, and more, and then find out (without committing first) what kind of discount you can get.
PA Free Quitline: 1-800-784-8669
A free program that provides helpful tools, information, and support for smokers who want to quit.
Red Land Community Action Program and Community Progress Council
Provides case management services and emergency services such as food and energy assistance. Some programs developing include: GED Classes, Financial Literacy, Nutrition Classes, Resume Building, Job Application Assistance, Job Fairs, and Support Groups.
Resources for Parents Dealing With Tragedy
Parents may find these resources helpful in dealing with issues related to grief, fear, and confusion in children following a tragedy.
Safe Kids Pennsylvania
Promotes the prevention of childhood injuries in Pennsylvania through education, collaboration, and advocacy.
Social Service Agencies in Cumberland & York County
Provided by Mrs. Amy Gross, District School Social Worker / Home and School Visitor
Teenline: 717-763-2345 or 1-800-722-5385
A 24-hour helpline thru Holy Spirit Hospital providing help to teens facing serious issues at school or home, and parents trying to cope with a troubled son or daughter.
York-Adams Drug & Alcohol Commission
Provides a comprehensive list of services offered locally.
York County Truancy Prevention Initiative