|Anchorpoint Summer Tutoring Program||Anchorpoint Counseling Ministry’s tutoring program offers academic assistance to students in grades K-12th who are currently participating in our counseling program. Volunteer tutors are carefully matched with a student according to the child’s needs and the tutor’s grade preference and subject expertise.
Many of the students we counsel struggle with learning disabilities, attention deficits, and behavioral difficulties that impede their academic performance. These problems compound their mental health issues and decrease their feelings of self-worth.||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Arc of Clarion and Venango Counties - Summer Day Camp||The Arc summer day camp is a service provided to adults with developmental disabilities in a traditional summer camp setting.||Clarion||Arc of Clarion and Venango Counties||Arc of Clarion and Venango Counties |
|“SERVE” Special Needs Program||This summer day program for children and young adults with special needs will focus on your child's IEP goals as stated in their Individualized Educational Plan and will be working on these goals for forty minutes daily. Both daily and aggregate Progress Reports will be completed and available to parents, school districts and teachers. In addition to the academic component of our program, numerous activities are also provided.||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Bethesda Mission - Youth Center||A comprehensive approach which includes mentoring, homework help, spiritual, practical and creative lessons.||Dauphin||Bethesda Mission Youth Center||Bethesda Mission |
|Biddy Camps||Preschool Age half day camps, Ages 3 -5. The Y provides camps centered around various themes including sports, crafts, animals, the environment and more. We seek to further the developmental growth of each individual that participates in our programs. Our carefully selected staff will guide and teach your children the behaviors and values that will enable them to grow and mature as individuals. The Y is dedicated to provide your child with a fun and safe summer experience.||Franklin||Chambersburg Memorial YMCA||Chambersburg Memorial YMCA|
|Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA - Estelle S. Campbell Day Camp||Breakfast & lunch programs, arts and crafts, playground, gym, special events, computers, playstation, Wii, game room tournaments. Every Wednesday a one-day visit to North Park, activities and swimming.||Allegheny||Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA||Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA|
|Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA - Northern Area Day Camp||Day camp for children. Breakfast & lunch programs, arts and crafts, playground, gym, special events, and more.
Click here for brochure.||Allegheny||Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA||Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA|
|Boys & Girls Club of Somerset County Inc. Day Camps||Creative recreational experiences in cooperative indoor and/or outdoor settings.||Somerset||Boys & Girls Club of Somerset County Inc.||Boys & Girls Club of Somerset County Inc.|
|Brashear Association - Brashear Kids||Summer camps and afterschool programming provides a safe and positive learning environment for students in the South Pittsburgh area.||Allegheny||Brashear Association - Brashear Center||Brashear Association|
|Camp Hebron||Offers a summer residential camp
Camp Location: 957 Camp Hebron Road, Halifax, PA 17032
Age Range: 1st-12th grade
Financial Aid: Yes
Overnight camping and outings with camps for youth and families, canoe trips, horseback riding, backpacking, handicapped 18 years and up, senior citizens, church retreat groups. Adventure challenge, onsite gymnasium and climbing wall. Banquets for nonprofits, churches and civic organizations. Training and leadership retreats using challenge activities. Options for day visits include picnics, hiking, boating and other activities by arrangement.||Dauphin||Camp Hebron, Inc.||Camp Hebron, Inc.|
|Carlisle Family YMCA||Services and programs that support youth, families and adults including:
-youth social and developmental programs
-teen social and developmental programs
-programs and services for wellness, fitness and healthy living for all ages
-special population programs
-sport leagues for youth and adults
-special events||Cumberland||Carlisle Family YMCA||Carlisle Family YMCA |
|Carlow University – Women of Spirit Summer Workshops||Carlow University offers two fun, fast-paced summer workshops for high school students: Prepare to Care; and Summer Science Nation; Attendees also get to enjoy 3 nights in the Carlow dorms!||Allegheny||Carlow University||Carlow University|
|Carlow University - Prepare to Care||This program introduces high school students to the fields of health science, including medicine, nursing, physician assistant, perfusion technology, physical therapy and respiratory care. Prepares students to better choose a field that suits their interests. Attendees have the unique opportunity to spend time in Carlow’s state-of-the-art Nursing Skills Lab. Visits to hospitals and participation in hands-on lab activities, meeting with faculty members, nurses, and other healthcare specialists, researchers, and tour healthcare facilities. Attendees will also get to enjoy three nights in the Carlow dorms!||Allegheny||Carlow University||Carlow University|
|Child Development Centers - Camp Funshine||This all-day, all-summer program provides a safe, fun educational summer for elementary school-age children (K-6). The program includes science, technology, engineering, math and other activities, swimming, field trips to local sites, a Camp Olympics competition, and more. Breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack are included.||Venango||Child Development Centers - Administration Office||Child Development Centers|
|Child Development Centers - Cranberry - Camp Funshine||This all-day, all-summer program provides a safe, fun educational summer for elementary school-age children (K-6). The program includes science, technology, engineering, math and other activities, swimming, field trips to local sites, a Camp Olympics competition, and more. Breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack are included.||Venango||Child Development Centers - Cranberry||Child Development Centers|
|Child Development Centers - Franklin School-Age - Camp Funshine||This all-day, all-summer program provides a safe, fun educational summer for elementary school-age children (K-6). The program includes science, technology, engineering, math and other activities, swimming, field trips to local sites, a Camp Olympics competition, and more. Breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack are included.||Venango||Child Development Centers - Franklin School-Age||Child Development Centers|
|Child Development Centers - Hasson Heights - Camp Funshine||This all-day, all-summer program provides a safe, fun educational summer for elementary school-age children (K-6). The program includes science, technology, engineering, math and other activities, swimming, field trips to local sites, a Camp Olympics competition, and more. Breakfast, lunch and an afternoon snack are included.||Venango||Child Development Centers - Hasson Heights||Child Development Centers|
|Children's Museum of Pittsburgh - Summer Camps||Children's Museum of Pittsburgh Camp MAKESHOP® is a
A week of electronics, sewing, woodworking and more in the Children’s Museum’s DIY maker space for ages 10-12.
||Allegheny||Children's Museum of Pittsburgh||Children's Museum of Pittsburgh|
|Community Empowerment Association - Camp Kumba||Camp Kumba is a summer camp that features art forms of African art creations, puppetry, story telling, drama and creative writing. Registration fees includes field trips and admittance fees. Offered in partnership with the August Wilson Center for African American Culture.||Allegheny||Community Empowerment Association||Community Empowerment Association|
|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.||Dauphin||Angino Boys & Girls Club||Boys & 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.||Dauphin||John Hall Boys & Girls Club||Boys & Girls Club of Harrisburg|
|Day Camp for Academic Enrichment and Recreation - Summer Counts||A collaboration with The Center, Summer Counts! is an 8-week day camp that provides academic enrichment for children together with fun, recreational activities. CAPPA will provide a half-day academic curriculum that prepares children for the upcoming school year, and The Center will provide a half day of structured and supervised recreation, along with life-skills building and nutritious snacks.||Lycoming||CAPPA Neighborhood Network Center||Community Alliance for Progressive Positive Action (CAPPA)|
|Day Camps||Day camp recreation with: games, arts and crafts, swim instruction, physical education skills, songs, field trips and educational activities. Camp runs Monday-Friday, 7:00 am-6:00 pm.||Dauphin||YMCA East Shore Branch||YMCA East Shore Branch |
|East Shore Childcare||Recreational activities including swim lessons; craft and movement education; summer day camp; child care center. Activities are held Monday-Friday, 6:00 am-5:45 pm.||Dauphin||St. Andrew's in the Valley Church||YMCA East Shore Branch |
|Fun in the Sun, Lewistown United Ministries in Neighborhood Action||Six week activity providing snack, lunch, crafts, walking, field trips, special programs, swimming, gym activities, reading and enrollment in the Mifflin County Library Summer Reading Program, incentive points and prizes, Power Pack of food each week, end of program special trip.||Mifflin||Lewistown United Ministries in Neighborhood Action||Lewistown United Ministries in Neighborhood Action|
|Garver Memorial YMCA Day Camp||This service provides each camper with balanced activities which emphasize social, physical and emotional development.||Blair||Garver Memorial YMCA Day Camp||Garver Memorial YMCA|
|Girls Rock! Pittsburgh||Girls Rock! Pittsburgh is an empowerment program for female youths of all definitions, abilities and backgrounds. Girls Rock! Pittsburgh utilizes the process of making music to instill tools for amplifying self-confidence, creative expression, independent thinking, mutual respect and cooperation, while cultivating a supportive and inclusive community of peers and mentors. Girls Rock! Pittsburgh is committed to community awareness and social agency, fostering a network of role models for the endeavors of girls and women that promote social change amongst its diverse participants.
Our summer camp is a week-long program for girls ages 8-18. Campers attend instrument lessons, form a band, collaboratively write an original song, participate in daily music and empowerment-related workshops, and perform with their band at a live showcase at the end of the week.||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Glade Run Lutheran Services - Glade Run Adventures||Provides hands-on therapeutic equine, animal, and horticulture experiences. Activities include individual and group sessions, therapeutic summer camp experiences for children ages 8-18 with autism spectrum and other disorders, therapeutic horseback riding, and customized activities.||Butler||Glade Run Lutheran Services Autism Services||Glade Run Lutheran Services|
|Glen Montessori School-Non Profit Private Academic Education and International Summer Camp||Academic Education 8 weeks old to 12 years old (6th grade) International Summer Camp serving all children “Explorers” ages 3-12. The summer camp is an eleven week program navigating through cultural exploration, art, music, language, Olympic water day, dance, sports and games, exploration excursions, inventors & scientists, life science and preparing their passports for a fun-filled adventure.
Morning Session: 8:30am to noon
Afternoon Session: 12:30pm to 4:00pm
Regular Day Session: 8:30am to 4:00pm
Full Day Session: 7:15am to 5:55pm||Allegheny||Glen Montessori School (The)||Glen Montessori School (The)|
|Glen Montessori School - Passport to Summer||Come and Enjoy a unique International and Multi-Cultural experience this summer at The Glen! Each Camper will be navigating the globe in a safe and nurturing environment where each "Explorer" will be encourged to devleop new interests and will appreciate other cultures while becoming world citizens! Our team of skilled and enthusiastic Montessori teachers and counselors are ready and dedicated to accompany your child on a this fantastic summer journey! Our Mission is for each child to become true world explorers, make new friends, and prepare their passports for a fun-filled summer adventure!||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Grace Memorial Presbyterian Church - Summer Enrichment Program||A day camp with recreational activities, trips, cultural activities, arts and crafts, computers, and other camping activities.||Allegheny||Schenley Heights Community Development Program at Grace Memorial||Schenley Heights Community Development Program at Grace Memorial|
|Greater Johnstown Community YMCA Day Camp||Day camp.||Cambria||Greater Johnstown Community YMCA Physical Activity and Fitness Education/Promotion||Greater Johnstown Community YMCA|
|Greene County, Department of Recreation - Day Camp Program||The Day Camp program runs for six weeks every summer, providing hundreds of Greene County children with fun and activities. Campers enjoy activities at various county parks, pools, community centers and elementary schools across the county.||Greene||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Greensburg YMCA - Greensburg YMCA Adventure Camp||The Greensburg YMCA Adventure Camp is a day camp that offers a more traditional camp feel with outdoor activities, daily swimming, local excursions, theme related crafts, weekly field trips and character development.||Westmoreland||Greensburg YMCA Education and Employment Training||Greensburg YMCA|
|Gwen's Girls||Offers a comprehensive continuum of care. Services include Prevention Services, After-School Program, School-Based Services, Summer Program, Volunteer/Mentor Program, Foster Care Program and a Residential Facility for delinquent and dependent girls with a specialty in pregnancy and parenting, Work Force Development and Job Shadowing Program, academic enrichment, health and wellness workshops and psycho-educational groups.||Allegheny||Gwen's Girls||Gwen's Girls|
|Hazelwood YMCA Summer Day Camp||Join the Hazelwood YMCA this summer for a season full of new friends, new skills and new experiences! Fully licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, our summer camp provides youth with arts, team building, educational and recreational activities.||Allegheny||YMCA of Pittsburgh - Hazelwood Branch||YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh|
|Hidden Valley Scout Reservation||Overnight and day camping from June to August. Activities include hiking, boating, cooking, and archery. Winter weekend rental of facilities to the community.||Cumberland||Hidden Valley Scout Camp||Boy Scouts of America, New Birth of Freedom Council|
|Hollidaysburg Area YMCA Day Camp||Day camp during the summer months.||Blair||Hollidaysburg Area YMCA Child Care||Hollidaysburg Area YMCA|
|Hosanna House - Summer Camp||At the Hosanna House Summer Camp youth are exposed to a variety of activities throughout the day in a healthy, safe, enjoyable and structured environment led by our caring and nurturing mentors.
The main focus of our summer camp is centered around physical health and social wellness. We teach children how to impact their families by keeping active and staying fit.
Pre-School Summer Camp also available. See website for details.||Allegheny||Hosanna House, Inc.||Hosanna House, Inc.|
|Human Services Center - KOOL||KOOL is a summer academic camp open to hundreds of first through fifth graders residing in the Woodland Hills School District. KOOL provides students with a safe and educational place to spend seven weeks in the summer. Includes Study Island, training opportunities, age and skill appropriate tutorial classes, educational seminars, self-improvement classes, field trips, recreational activities, and community service projects.||Allegheny||Human Services Center||Human Services Center|
|Jewish Community Center - Early Childhood Camp||Camp program for ages 2 to 5. Campers thrive in a safe and structured environment with a program that has a good balance of outdoor and indoor activities. Programming includes nature, swim, art, music, cooking, playground activity and more with fun-filled weekly themes.||Allegheny||Jewish Community Center - Squirrel Hill||Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh|
|Jewish Community Center - James & Rachel Levinson Day Camp||The JCC's 100-acre Henry Kaufmann Family Recreation Park in Monroeville is the site of the JCC's J&R Day Camp for children aged 3-12. Children enjoy new, creative and challenging experiences in supervised settings.||Allegheny||Jewish Community Center - Squirrel Hill||Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh|
|Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh Summer Day Camps||JCC day camps are held at the Squirrel Hill and Scott Township (South Hills) facilities as well as the 100-acre grounds of the JCC's Henry Kaufmann Family Recreation Park in Monroeville. Children enjoy new, creative and challenging experiences in supervised settings.||Allegheny||Jewish Community Center - Squirrel Hill||Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh|
|Jewish Community Center South Hills: Day Camps||Day camps feature a variety of activities with an emphasis on group dynamics, skill-building, swimming and fun.
Camp Sabra (K-2nd Grade); Camp Chalutzim (grades 3 - 6); Specialty Camps (grades 2 – 8); Pre CIT Training (grades 7&8), CIT Training (grades 9 & 10)||Allegheny||Jewish Community Center -- South Hills||Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh|
|Jewish Community Center-South Hills, Early Childhood Camps||Day camp for children age 2 - entering kindergarten. JCC camps support children on a journey of self-discovery as they develop new skills and confidence. Campers enjoy a fun-filled summer with an introduction to water play taught by Red Cross certified instructors.||Allegheny||Jewish Community Center -- South Hills||Jewish Community Center of Greater Pittsburgh|
|KinderCare Learning Centers - Summer Camps||Kinder Care Learning Centers are located in many areas of Western Pennsylvania and offer six themed, summer camps for both preschool/kindergartners and school-age children.
If your kids are looking to take the lazy days of summer and find something amazing and exciting in each and every one of them, then enroll now in all six of KinderCare’s summer break programs.
||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Kingsley Association||Offers an after-school program, summer camp, computer courses, stroke survivors group. Has a wide variety of recreational and educational programs including dance, martial arts, arts and crafts, basketball, football, swimming and fitness classes.
||Allegheny||Kingsley Association||Kingsley Association|
|LaRosa Boys & Girls Club Summer Day Camp||Summer day camp, Breakfast and lunch programs, arts and crafts, playground, gym, special events, computers, Playstation, Wii, game room tournaments. Field trips, activities and swimming. Click here for brochure.||Allegheny||Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA||Boys and Girls Clubs of Western PA|
|Laughlin Children's Center - Year Round Programs||Offers summer day camps, study groups, tutoring, and orton-Gillingham instruction(dysleria) for students in preschool through high school.
||Allegheny||Laughlin Center||Laughlin Children's Center|
|Lawrence County Community Action Partnership Summer Enrichment Program||Summer Enrichment Camp is open to children kindergarten through 12 years of age. The program strives to provide children opportunities to impact the community by implementing their own service learning projects related to each week’s theme. Services include: recreational and educational activities; weekly field trips to recreational and educational facilities; service learning projects.||Lawrence||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Lawrenceville United Summer Celebration Day Camp||Summer Celebration day camp provides recreational activities, lunch and an afternoon snack, and transportation for any registered child.||Allegheny||Lawrenceville United Youth Programs||Lawrenceville United|
|LeMoyne Community Center - Camp Challenge||The Camp Challenge Summer Program inspires, develops and educates youth through supervised sports, education, art, fieldtrips, health, and recreation activities and encourages underprivileged youth to set higher goals for themselves. During the hours of 9am to 4pm the youth in grades k-11th are exposed to several daily activities. This is the only summer camp program offered in Washington Pa.||Washington||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Lifesteps, Inc. - Summer Discovery Program - Butler||Summer Discovery Program features structured activities that help children of all abilities grow in a safe and nurturing environment. Activities center around developmentally appropriate themes that promote learning and development. This program serves children of all abilities from ages 3 to 9.||Butler||Children Services & Early Education||Lifesteps|
|Lighthouse Youth Center||Staffed by volunteers who provide fellowship and social activities for area youth. Building relationships with the children is an important aspect of the program. Summer camp and weekend retreats are also included.
Volunteer Opportunities available.
Monday through Friday
2:30 p.m. program rooms open and free snack
4:00 p.m. Art, music and organized programs in our 2 gymnasiums
5:00 p.m. Free supper
5:30 p.m. Lighthouse Learning Hour (homework assistance and study time)
In house homework help station
Youth Birthday Club
Free meal provided each day; call for more information
||Lancaster||Lighthouse Youth Center||Lighthouse Youth Center|
|Manchester Youth Development Center Summer Program - Camp C.H.O.I.C.E.||Camp C.H.O.I.C.E. provides students with academic programming combined with various enrichment activities, and both educational and entertaining field trips.||Allegheny||Manchester Youth Development Center||Manchester Youth Development Center|
|Mattress Factory Summer Education Programs||Summer Fun at the Mattress Factory! Dive in to awesome installations with world-class artists to have a one-of-a-kind art experience at the Mattress Factory this summer.||Allegheny||Mattress Factory||Mattress Factory|
|Methodist Union of Social Agencies (MUSA) - Summer Day Camp||The MUSA Summer Day Program, for children ages 5 (and having completed Kindergarten) to 12, aims to provide a safe and fun environment for socialization, physical fitness, and learning. MUSA provides daily structured activities to meet these goals and utilizes local and regional resources in order to provide field trips and other types of activities.||Allegheny||Methodist Union of Social Agencies (MUSA)||Methodist Union of Social Agencies (MUSA)|
|Middlecreek Area Community Center - Programs for Children - Day Camp||Explorer Camp (ages 6-12)
Explorer Camp will be Monday through Friday, from 9:00am to 5:00pm. Anyone needing pre-camp care (before 8:45am) or after-camp care (after 5:15pm) will need to pay an additional $15 per week per service, and pre-register for those services. Cost is $65 per week for MACC members and $70 per week for non-members.
Discovery Camp (ages 3-5)
Discovery Camp will be Monday through Friday from 9:00am until 1:00pm. Cost is $50 per week for MACC members and $55 per week for non-members. All children must be fully toilet trained. There are a limited number of slots available so register early!
||Snyder||Middlecreek Area Community Center - Programs for Children||Middlecreek Area Community Center|
|Mon Valley School||Mon Valley School is a comprehensive, public, non-residential special education center program for students with autism and related disorders, aged K-21. Mon Valley School offers a wide range of both full- and part-time programs. All full-time classroom programs include special areas: Physical Education/Swimming, Art, Home Economics and Music. All programs also include extensive Community Based Instruction opportunities: Autistic Support; Life Skills Support; Physical Support; Learning Support; and Emotional Support.
An array of vocational training opportunities are available to both full- and part-time students of transition age.
||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Mt. Lebanon Extended Day Program, Summer Fun||The Summer Fun Program provides full day care during the summer vacation for children completing Kindergarten through Grade Five. Camp-Like Atmosphere for youth starting at: 7:00 AM and running all day until 6:30 PM.||Allegheny||Mt. Lebanon Extended Day||Mt. Lebanon Extended Day|
|Mystic Mountain Training Center - Great Adventure Day Camp||A summer day camp program for children ages 5 - 13. The 5 - 7 year olds are involved with a Young Explorers program that allows them to do morning ecological explorations and spend the afternoon involved with daily art classes, dramas, singing, along with an introduction to horses and team building activities on the low ropes Challenge course. Daily water slide fun is part of the adventure. Children ages 8 - 13 participate in classes of their choosing to include horses, art, challenge course, rifle, archery, theater and canoeing. Every day finishes with water slide fun!||Erie||Mystic Mountain Training Center||Mystic Mountain Training Center|
|National Aviary Summer Camps||National Aviary Summer Camps are unlike any other field trip, classroom or camp!
Explore the depths of a tropical jungle, feed our colony of African penguins, discover what it takes to be a falconer or veterinarian, or develop the artist within! National Aviary Summer Camps enable children and teens to discover the wild world and their place in it--both indoors and out.
National Aviary Summer Campers have access to the National Aviary's world-class immersive exhibits, including the historic Tropical Forest and Wetlands, the Helen M. Schmidt FliteZone Theater, SkyDeck and our new Canary's Call exhibit. Campers can interact with some of their favorite birds, including African penguins, flamingos, toucans, parrots and raptors, and gain access to many behind-the scenes spaces not accessible to the public.
Camps for different age groups, ages 4 to 18.||Allegheny||National Aviary||National Aviary|
|NorthShore Community Alliance Summer Camp||Summer Camp for children and youth, ages 6-14, operates from June to August. Our camp offers exciting programs such as dance, science exploration, computers, arts, crafts, entrepreneurship, and physical fitness. In addition, numerous field trips.||Allegheny||NorthShore Community Alliance - Youth and Family Programs||NorthShore Community Alliance|
|Penn York Camp and Retreat Center||A year-round Christian Camp and Retreat Center. Offers 12 different summer camp programs. Available for group rentals, for retreats, and conferences. ||Potter||Penn York Camp and Retreat Center||Penn York Camp and Retreat Center|
|Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens Summer Program||Features planting activities, stories, crafts, songs, challenges and games as kids explore the conservatory exhibits and gardens.||Allegheny||Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens||Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens|
|Pittsburgh Citiparks||Arts in the Parks: year-round fine arts classes for children and adults; summer camps for children; music lessons; and movies and lectures. Environmental Education Programs: Camping programs, outdoor challenges, workshops. Public pools and swimming lessons for children and adults.||Allegheny||Pittsburgh Citiparks||Pittsburgh City Government and Mayor's Office|
|Pittsburgh Project - B.A.S.I.C. Day Camp||Youth entering grades K-5 participate in Bible Classes, Weekly Fieldtrips, Sports and Recreation, Education, Arts and Crafts, Swimming, and Breakfast and Lunch.
Provides a series of afterschool and summer programs in which young people in grades K-5 from surrounding Pittsburgh neighborhoods grow academically, relationally, and spiritually, and become prepared to transform culture and to serve neighbors. These Youth Development programs prepare servant leaders for the future of the city and the Church. By “servant leaders,” people who take on a Christ-like leadership style which emphasizes trust, empathy, and service to others, rather than making a “me first,” hard-nosed, grab for power.||Allegheny||Pittsburgh Project BASIC CampSummer Day Camps||Pittsburgh Project|
|Pittsburgh Project - Reach Camp||Youth entering grades 6-8 participate in Bible Classes, Weekly Field Trips, Service Projects, Sports and Recreation, Ecology, Swimming, and Breakfast and Lunch.
Provides a series of afterschool and summer programs in which young people in grades K-12 from surrounding Pittsburgh neighborhoods grow academically, relationally, and spiritually, and become prepared to transform culture and to serve neighbors. These Youth Development programs prepare servant leaders for the future of the city and the Church. By “servant leaders,” people who take on a Christ-like leadership style which emphasizes trust, empathy, and service to others, rather than making a “me first,” hard-nosed, grab for power.
||Allegheny||Pittsburgh Project Reach Camp Summer Day Camps||Pittsburgh Project|
|Pittsburgh Project - Underground Camp||Youth entering grades 9-12 participate in Bible Study, Service Projects, Weekly fieldtrips, Book Discussions, Sports and Recreation, Local College Visits, Swimming, and Breakfast and Lunch.
Provides a series of afterschool and summer programs in which young people in grades K-12 from surrounding Pittsburgh neighborhoods grow academically, relationally, and spiritually, and become prepared to transform culture and to serve neighbors. These Youth Development programs prepare servant leaders for the future of the city and the Church. By “servant leaders,” people who take on a Christ-like leadership style which emphasizes trust, empathy, and service to others, rather than making a “me first,” hard-nosed, grab for power.||Allegheny||Pittsburgh Project Underground Camp Summer Day Camps||Pittsburgh Project|
|Providence Connections Summer Day Camp||Nine-week summer day care for children who have completed Kindergarten through 5th grade. Activities include swimming, recreation, field trips and educational offerings. Large modern facility with full computer lab, outdoor play area and gym. Breakfast, lunch and snack included.||Allegheny||Providence Connections, Inc.||Providence Connections, Inc.|
|Rainbow Summer||2 week day camp providing snack, special programs, crafts, bible stories, hot lunch, swimming at Lewistown Recreation Park.
Supervised in small groups by carefully selected local teens with adult oversite. Special last day trip to DelGrosso Park.||Mifflin||Lewistown United Ministries in Neighborhood Action||Lewistown United Ministries in Neighborhood Action|
|Rankin Christian Center Youth Programs||Offers recreational activities to youth and young adults, ages 13+. Open to children 6+ and continues STEAM, recreational and skill building activities. Summer Day Camp and Youth of the Nation (YON), and is educational, service oriented as well as recreational.
Evening Program, 6:00oopm to 8:30pm
Staurday Program, 10:00am to 2:00pm||Allegheny||Rankin Christian Center||Rankin Christian Center|
|Richard G. Snyder YMCA Campus (Armstrong) - Day Camp||Richard G. Snyder YMCA Campus, Day Camp is great setting for kids to build friendships and learn, grow and play. With a number of activities, including swimming, arts and crafts, active play, outdoor activities and field trips. Your child will have many opportunities to develop attitudes and practices that promote leadership and character.||Armstrong||Richard G. Snyder YMCA Campus (Armstrong)||Richard G. Snyder YMCA Campus (Armstrong)|
|Salvation Army - Day Camp - Central||Provides computer lab, guest speakers, dance and trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack included. Call for more information. Slots fill quickly.||Philadelphia||Central Corps (Salvation Army - Greater Philadelphia)||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army - Day Camp - Germantown||Provides computer lab, guest speakers, dance and trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack included. Call for more information. Slots fill quickly.||Philadelphia||Germantown Corps (Salvation Army - Greater Philadelphia)||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army - Day Camp - Grays Ferry||Provides computer lab, guest speakers, dance and trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack included. Call for more information. Slots fill quickly.||Philadelphia||Grays Ferry Corps (Salvation Army - Greater Philadelphia)||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army - Day Camp - Northeast||Provides computer lab, guest speakers, dance and trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack included. Call for more information. Slots fill quickly.||Philadelphia||Northeast Corps||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army - Day Camp - Temple||Provides computer lab, guest speakers, dance and trips. Breakfast, lunch and snack included. Call for more information. Slots fill quickly.||Philadelphia||Temple Corps (Salvation Army - Greater Philadelphia)||Salvation Army, Greater Philadelphia|
|Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division - Altoona Service Center||Emergency assistance for financially struggling individuals and families in crisis. Referrals are made for assistance not offered at our facility. May also offer seasonal assistance, such as Back-to-School and Project Bundle-Up where funds are available. Call for holiday programs (toys and food).
Must be a resident of 16601, 16602 or 16603 zip code area.
SERVICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE:
1. Food Pantry. Emergency food for approximately 3 days. A Photo ID must be provided at time of service; no other information is required. Food Pantry is open Tuesday through Friday from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.
2. Water Service Payment Assistance. Need to have a shut-off notice. We pay up to $100 while funds are available.
3. Emergency Lodging (Homeless Motel Vouchers). Short term housing for transient and/or special situations for individuals and families with a 1-3 night stay at a local motel. An assessment interview of need is required. This is limited to available funding.
4. Furniture and Household Goods Vouchers. Available to fire victims with referral from the American Red Cross, or transitioning from a shelter (with referral).
5. Clothing Vouchers. Available to fire victims with referral from the American Red Cross, or searching for a job (with verification).
6. Soup Kitchen. Sundays at 4:30 PM.
7. Bread Distribution. Wednesdays and Fridays during office hours.
8. After School Program (Youth Enrichment). After school digital learning and homework help. Thursdays. Must register.
9. Overnight Summer Camp (Residential Camp). Must register and pay a $10 Fee. For ages 6-14. Call for dates and to register.
10. Day Camp. Must register. No fee. For ages 6-12. Call for dates and to register.||Blair||Altoona Worship and Service Center||Salvation Army - Altoona Worship and Service Center|
|Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania - DuBois Worship and Service Center - Summer Camp||Space is still available for youth ages 7 to 14 to attend camp at Camp Allegheny.||Clearfield||Salvation Army - DuBois Worship and Service Center||Salvation Army - DuBois Worship and Service Center|
|Sarah Heinz House Association||Provides children aged 3-18 with powerful role models and a safe, fun place to go after school, on weekends and during the summer months. Molds future citizens through educational, artistic, recreational and community service programs. Offers dance, swimming, sustainable design, tutoring help and robotics to name just a few of the programs. Adult fitness memberships, as well as training, and meeting rooms are available during our non-youth program periods.||Allegheny||Sarah Heinz House Association||Sarah Heinz House Association|
|Second Chance, A - Camp COPES||Camp Copes (Children Optimizing Personal Experience through Sports), is a summer basketball camp that provides a unique experience for participants by equipping them with necessary life skills through teamwork. The camp is held Monday-Thursday throughout the summer.||Allegheny||Second Chance - Pittsburgh||Second Chance, A|
|Seton Hill Child Care Services Before / After School and Summer Camp Programs||Seton Hill Child Services provides school-age care for children ages 5-12. School-age care refers to all programs that operate before school, after school, and during the summer and holiday breaks. Structured time in a school-age program can offer children opportunities to make friends, develop relationships with adult role models, and build self-esteem and conflict resolution skills.
Seton Hill Child Services also offers Summer Camps led by full-time professional staff, the number of campers is limited to ensure a fun learning experience! Summer camp includes weekly field trips and all meals!!
With reasonable rates and a flexible schedule, Seton Hill’s school age program can meet your needs as well as the needs of your child.
Available at Greensburg and Irwin Early Care and Education Centers.||Westmoreland||Seton Hill Child Services, Inc.||Seton Hill Child Services, Inc.|
|Sewickley Academy Summer Programs||Challenging and exciting enrichment programs in academics, the arts, and athletics. Features Chamber Music Camp, Performing Arts Camp, SAT Preparation, Geometry for Credit, pottery, basketball, lacrosse, soccer, creative play groups for early childhood, and seminars for all ages in writing, humanities, and mathematics. Half-day programs of one to six weeks run throughout the summer.||Allegheny||Sewickley Academy||Sewickley Academy|
|Sewickley Community Center||Computer classes, senior citizen club, craft classes, sewing, needlepoint, and recreational and educational clubs for girls and boys; slimnastics, aerobics, karate, and tae kwon do classes; seminars for the community; and summer day camp and a summer swimming program. Food distribution. Meeting space is available for community groups.||Allegheny||Sewickley Community Center||Sewickley Community Center|
|Steps to Independence - Summer Camp||The Steps to Independence Summer Camp is an intensive summer day program for children and young adults with motor disabilities. A typical Steps to Independence class will include activities such as practicing standing, sitting, and walking skills using specially-designed furniture and physical aids, including one-on-one assistance by the conductor or aide when necessary.
Playing games with peers, moving to music, solving puzzles, participating in craft projects which promote fine-motor skill development, snack time which encourages the development of self-care skills are also part of the program.||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|Summer Camp Programs||Summer camp program is conducted each summer with dates varying each summer.||York||Salvation Army, Community Center||York County - Salvation Army|
|Summer Camp-YMCA of Lock Haven||Summer camp is offered for children in 1st to 5th grade and for children in 6th to 8th grade. Before and after care is also available.
Camps reinforce the Y's focus of Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility, and offer children the chance to develop new skills, make new friends, learn the value of cooperation, build self-reliance, maintain strong moral values, develop skills for living, develop a sense of well-being, and learn respect for the environment.||Clinton||YMCA of Lock Haven||YMCA of the USA|
|Summer Fun 4 Kids||Summer Fun 4 Kids provides free lunches for elementary-school-age children at the Lower Paxton Youth Center. Activities include films, games, playground time, and arts and crafts.||Dauphin||Lower Paxton Youth Center||Lower Paxton Youth Center |
|Summer Programs, Fayette Area Lions Den, Inc||Variety of Summer Programs Including:
*Cooking Camp- Grades 4-8
*PeeWee Sports- Ages 4-6
*Adventure Camp- Grades 1-5
*Baseball & Softball- Grades 2-6
*Basketball- Grades 2-6
*All Day Summer Camp- Grades K-6th||Juniata||Fayette Area Lions Den, Inc||Fayette Area Lions Den, Inc.|
|Summer Therapeutic Activities Program||8 week, 6hr/day program designed around group therapeutic activities throughout the summer. Each week includes a different theme and field trip. For children ages 7 to 15.||Dauphin||TrueNorth Wellness Services, Harrisburg Office||TrueNorth Wellness Services|
|Summer Youth Enrichment Programs||Summer youth program with arts and crafts, field trips, games, physical fitness, education and cultural programming.||Dauphin||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps |
|Thelma Lovette YMCA School-Age Child Care Program||State licensed school-age child care facility service children ages 5-13 in after school and summer programs. Children are provided with snacks, lunch & hot meals. We offer Homework support, character development,physical activities, enrichment opportunities.||Allegheny||YMCA Centre Avenue||YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh|
|Urban Impact Foundation - Summer Day Camp||This 8 week camp includes daily math, literacy, and Christian education lessons, as well as field trips, worship, swimming, skills (i.e. dance, cooking, football), and other fun activities. Breakfast and lunch are provided each day.||Allegheny||Urban Impact Foundation||Urban Impact Foundation|
|Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf - Summer Camps||The Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf (WPSD) has two camps, one overnight and one day-camp for children with loss.
Both Amazing Adventures and Imaginasium Overnight Camp provide children with activities and fun camping experiences.||Allegheny||Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf||Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf|
|YMCA Homewood-Brushton Day Camp||Age: 5 Years to 16 Years. Location: Homewood YMCA. Fee: $139 per week for ages 5 - 12 and $35 per week for ages 13 - 16. Dates: June 16 - August 15. The Homewood Brushton YMCA will provide 9 weeks of summer day camp programming for youth ages 5 to 16. Youth will participate in various activities such as arts & crafts, swimming, field trips, community service and much more.||Allegheny||YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh - Homewood Brushton Branch||YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh|
|YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh - Collegiate Branch (Oakland) - Day Camp||Collegiate YMCA’s Oakland camp is American Camping Association Accredited. Program provides an excellent setting for children to build friendships, grow, learn and play. Trained Camp Counselors offer campers a variety of imaginative activities that nurture children’s spirits, challenge their minds and strengthen their bodies. Age appropriate activities reinforce the values-strengthening of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Kids in grades 4-6 enjoy the University of Pittsburgh Science Outreach Lab and Youth Ambassadors! Optional swim and gym instruction available through Pitt Summer Kids Program. Additional fees apply and based on capacity.||Allegheny||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh - East Suburban Family YMCA (Plum) - Summer Day Camp||The East Suburban Family YMCA Summer Day Camp offers a new outdoor camp, a new field area, deck hockey court, pavilion, woods area and outdoor pool. Please note we are a primarily outdoor camp. This is not a school sponsored activity. Activities include: Crafts, Swimming, Camp Forts, Specialty Program Areas, Theme Day Fun, Camp Kids Club, and more.
EVERYONE IS WELCOME. We’re committed to providing quality programs to everyone in the community regardless of their financial limitations. Through our Annual Campaign, we’re able to provide assistance, based on demonstrated ability to pay, and the Y’s funding capability. All financial assistance information is kept confidential. Applications are available at the Welcome Center of the Y. YMCA staff is well-trained, certified in safety procedures like CPR and First Aid and committed to delivering a quality program, you can be sure that your child is safe and happy.
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|Young Wonders Summer Day Camp||Summer day camp that provides crafts, games, swimming, field trips, and life skills enrichment.||Cumberland||YWCA Carlisle||YWCA Carlisle|
|Youngworld, Inc.||Pre-school program is incorporated in our daily day care program. We service the North Allegheny Schools and provide an after kindergarten program, as well as a before and after school program for the school year. Summer time: A camp program is provided for children 6-14 years of age at our Cranberry location. Transportation is provided from our Franklin Park location.||Allegheny||Youngworld, Inc.||Youngworld, Inc.|
|Youth||Daily summer activities include basketball, sports, playground program, golf lessons, day camp, tennis lessons; winter activities include babysitting certification, fitness, bowling and swimming.||Dauphin||Lower Paxton Township Parks & Recreation||Lower Paxton Township Parks & Recreation |
|YWCA Greater Pittsburgh Homewood-Brushton Center||Full service community service center - offering a variety of services, including child care services before and after school care teen services for girls, Encore PLUS Program for breast cancer and cervical cancer awareness.||Allegheny||YWCA Greater Pittsburgh Homewood Brushton Center||YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh|
|YWCA Hanover, Childcare||•Full and part-time day care
•Latchkey before and after school for school-aged children up to 12 years old/6th grade
||York||YWCA Hanover||YWCA Hanover|
|YWCA of Westmoreland County - The Girls' Project Day Camp||A summer day camp for girls ages 11 - 14. Camp activities include swimming, field trips, movies, bowling, flower gardening, library, cooking, crafts and more.||Westmoreland||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|YWCA of Westmoreland County - Young Wonders Day Camp||A summer day camp for children ages 6 - 10. Camp activities include games, movies, bowling, art, library, swimming, field trips, physical activities, crafts and more.||Westmoreland||Summer Programs||Summer Programs|
|YWCA York, Children and Youth Programs||The YWCA's Early Learning Center's location has the capacity to serve 246 children. This center is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). NAEYC helps ensure that all of our children are safe, our teachers are well trained, and our curriculum prepares young children for school. We also are a STAR 4 (highest level) center through Keystone Stars and continue to meet the requirements of this distinction.
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