Placements for Children and Youth

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Programs that provide alternative living arrangements for children and youth who have been neglected, abused or abandoned, who have had contact with the juvenile justice system, or who have a disability, and are no longer able to live with their families; or which conduct an evaluation of current placements to determine whether a change is warranted.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Bedford County Children & Youth Placements for Children and YouthVarious placements options for children and youth.BedfordBedford County Children & YouthBedford County Children & Youth
Cambria County Children and Youth Service Placements for Children & YouthPlacements for children and youth.CambriaCambria County Children & Youth ServicesCambria County Children and Youth Service
Families United Network - Pittsburgh - Foster Care ServicesProvides specialized foster family care for children requiring temporary out-of-home placement and strives to ensure permanency for children through reunification, kinship placement or adoption.AlleghenyFamilies United Network - PittsburghFamilies United Network
Families United Network - South Central PA OfficeProvides foster care and adoption services to the counties in South Central Pennsylvania. Foster Care: Family Based Care for children who are placed outside their homes or in protective custody by county agencies. Foster Care families are selected by Families United Network and are fully trained to provide for the needs of children who have suffered neglect, loss, and abuse. Families caring for foster children receive on-going support, training, and reimbursement. Adoption Services: Provides adoption from foster care, and both domestic and international adoption and related services.CumberlandFamilies United Network - South Central PA OfficeFamilies United Network
Family Services of NWPA (FSNWPA) - Adoption Services Program - Child Welfare Adoption - Statewide Adoption Network (SWAN)Works with the Statewide Adoption Network (SWAN) to provide services to children and to provide homestudy services to individuals or couples interested in adopting a child from the Child Welfare System. Services to children include child profiles, child preparation and child specific recruitment. Services to individuals and couples interested in adoption include homestudy services, diligent recruitment services, placement services and supervision services once a child match is made. The children that are available for adoption through this program have been exposed to some form of physical, sexual or emotional abuse or neglect. ErieFamily Services of NWPA - AdoptionFamily Services of NWPA
Foster Care ProgramProvides home study, evaluation, training, licensing for foster homes, and supportive services for the placement of children up to 18 years of age by Dauphin County Social Services for Children and Youth.DauphinNorthern Dauphin Human Service Center Children & Youth ServicesDauphin County Social Services Children & Youth
Lawrence County Government - Children and Youth ServicesInvestigates reports of child abuse and neglect and through investigation take steps to protect children. Steps will be taken to preserve families when possible.LawrenceLawrence County GovernmentLawrence County Government
Mifflin County Children and Youth ServicesChildren and Youth services investigates child abuse and neglect referrals. Services are provided to families with children at home to prevent abuse and placement. Reunification and permanency planning services are provided to families whose children are removed from the home.MifflinMifflin County Children and Youth ServicesMifflin County Children and Youth Services
ProtectiveOnce a family has become involved with ACCYS, a service plan is developed to help the family reach its desired goals. This plan may include referral services for counseling, support groups, training or evaluations.AdamsAdams County Children and Youth ServicesAdams County Children and Youth Services
Somerset County Children and Youth Services Placement of Children and YouthPlacement of children and youth.SomersetSomerset County CYSSomerset County Children and Youth Services
The Children's Aid Home Programs of Somerset County, Inc. Placements for Children and YouthAlternate living environment for children and youth.SomersetThe Children's Aid Home Programs of Somerset County Foster Care ProgramThe Children's Aid Home Programs of Somerset County, Inc.

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