|412 Youth||Youth Group||Cumberland||Enola First Church of God||Enola First Church of God |
|Ablaze for Christ Youth Group||Wednesday and Sunday evening bible studies. Elective studies, mission trips, day trips, retreats and funtime get togethers.||Dauphin||Free Grace Brethren in Christ Church||Free Grace Brethren in Christ Church |
|Antioch Baptist Church - Youth Basketball||Organized basketball program for elementary and high school youth.||Lycoming||Antioch Baptist Church - Youth Basketball Program||Antioch Baptist Church|
|At Risk youth services||Youth group, ages 7-18 both boys and girls.
Queen Esther Social Academy, girls only.
King James social Academy. boys only.||Dauphin||Full Gospel Evangelistic Ministry of Harrisburg||Full Gospel Evangelistic Ministry of Harrisburg |
|Bethlehem Christian Training Center - Bethlehem Academy||A bi-lingual (Spanish/English) pre-school program for children, age 22 months to 5 years. Open 6:30am-6pm, year round.
Youth after school program provides homework help, recreation and a snack and are available 3pm-5:30pm.
Youth program (bible study) meets on Tuesdays, 7pm-8:30pm. Discussion on topics of concern to teens
||Northampton||Bethlehem Christian Training Center||Bethlehem Christian Training Center|
|Boy Scout Troop and Cub Scout Pack||Opportunities for young boys (grades 1-12) to participate in boy scout and cub scout meetings and outdoor activities including camping, hiking & high adventure and learn life skills||Dauphin||Derry Presbyterian Church||Derry Presbyterian Church |
|Bridging the Gap||Life skills program for area youth. Topics covered during the 20 hour program include self-esteem, drug and alcohol education & prevention,money management, the employment process, banking, anger management, conflict resolution, healthy relationships, community resources, STD/STI education, decision making. Also offerred are 45 minutes to 3 hour Bridging the Gap Workshops on any of the above topics. Program can be offered on-site and through out the community.||Dauphin||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps |
|Carlisle Family YMCA||Services and programs that support youth, families and adults including:
youth social and developmental programs, teen social and developmental programs, child care, summer camps, 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 |
|Chi-Rho Youth Ministry||weekly youth fellowship with frequent service projects||Cumberland||First Church of God Mechanicsburg||First Church of God Mechanicsburg |
|Christian Life Skills, Inc. (CLS)||Provides life skills, parenting training, and mentoring training to church staff and lay leaders so that they may provide mentoring programs that instill "Christian life skills", values, and behaviors in youth. Youth participate in small groups and one to one mentoring where they discuss Christian skills, values, and behaviors with a mentor. Also provides youth entrepreneurship training, community service opportunities, leadership training, and parenting training.||Allegheny||Christian Life Skills, Inc. (CLS)||Christian Life Skills, Inc. (CLS)|
|Club Impact 2||Club Impact 2 includes children from the neighborhood and church who are aged four through fourteen. We meet every Tuesday from 4:30 to 6:30pm for games, snacks, and more importantly, to learn about God and how God would have us to live.||Cumberland||Baughman Memorial United Methodist Church||Baughman Memorial United Methodist Church|
|Congregation Beth Solomon Community Center - Yeladeem Early Childhood Center||Provides homework club and after school programs for school age children, as well as an extracurricular program including art, gymnastics, dance, music, drama, voice, and more.||Philadelphia||Congregation Beth Solomon Community Center - Philadelphia; Northeast Philadelphia||Congregation Beth Solomon Community Center|
|Coudersport Alliance Church - Kids Club||Kids club||Potter||Coudersport Alliance Church||Coudersport Alliance Church|
|Coudersport Alliance Church - Vacation Bible School||Faith based summer school||Potter||Coudersport Alliance Church||Coudersport Alliance Church|
|Coudersport Alliance Church - Youth Ministry||Faith based youth group||Potter||Coudersport Alliance Church||Coudersport Alliance Church|
|Eastern Mennonite Mission||Services:
- Offer emergency aid relief world-wide. All requests are submitted to the church and, in turn, to the Mennonite Board
- Short term service opportunities for youth||Lancaster||Eastern Mennonite Missions||Eastern Mennonite Missions|
|Eighth Avenue Place - Youth Programs||Operates a community and recreation center for youth. Sponsors job training and internships at the ministry's coffee shop, where youth can learn the basics of working in customer service. Offers a leadership program for African-American males, a Christian youth Bible study group, outreach to at-risk youth, and community service programs.
||Allegheny||Eighth Avenue Place||Eighth Avenue Place |
|Gods Adventure Camp||Offers activities combined with a strong emphasis on the spiritual health and welfare of each camper. Set and designed to remove the camper from his normal environment and lifestyle, the camp seeks to offer the camper an opportunity to hear from speakers, study personal devotions, interact with Christians, meet new friends, develop physical skills, mature social skills, conquer new challenges, and make spiritual commitments.||Potter||Gods Adventure Camp||Gods Adventure Camp|
|God's Promise||Biblically based Christian Youth Ministry Sunday mornings for the 2nd and 3rd Sundays at 10:00 AM. This ministry deals with realitites our chidren/youth face.||Dauphin||Kingdom Embassy||Kingdom Embassy |
|Halifax Youth Center||After-school program for middle school and high school students.||Dauphin||Halifax United Methodist Church||Halifax United Methodist Church|
|Hispanic Temple||Family services
Kids program - Friday evenings
Youth program - Friday evenings
||York||Salvation Army, York Hispanic Temple||York County - Salvation Army|
|Holy Trinity Lutheran Church||Allegheny County Summer Lunch Program sponsor congregation, Power Source!-Youth group meets Thursdays at 7:00pm (for community youth), Kids Club-Summer Youth Program for grades K-6 teaches values to children, parenting classes for adults||Allegheny||Holy Trinity Lutheran Church||Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - East Pittsburgh|
|Homestead Park United Methodist Church||Religious instruction for children and youth activities.||Allegheny||Homestead Park United Methodist Church||Homestead Park United Methodist Church|
|Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community||Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community is a faith-based ministry and a charitable community service provider.
- The Table
- The Homeless Ministry
- Youth Ministry
- Children's Ministry
|Allegheny||Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community||Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community|
|Interdenominational Recreation||Recreation including special events for teens (games, singing, skits, films, music, speakers), clubs (games, discussions), group socialization, 3 annual dramatic productions, Bible studies, other special recreational events and school of music and drama. Activity times vary. Provisions for community service fulfillment available for court adjucated youth programs, academic honors, scouting and religious projects. Post high school group availabe and post high school life skills mentoring.||Dauphin||Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center||Harrisburg Christian Performing Arts Center |
|Joshua House Office||At-risk youth mentoring organization. The Joshua Group is a mentoring program for teenage youth. The program offers the following services: Educational support; Job searching skills; GED certificate training, goal setting; PA drivers license training; and guidance in implementing skills necessary for independent living plans.
||Dauphin||The Joshua Group||The Joshua Group|
|Ken Mawr United Presbyterian Church||Vacation Bible School||Allegheny||Ken Mawr United Presbyterian Church||Ken Mawr United Presbyterian Church|
|Kids' Club||Faith-based recreation and values education. Free meal for children followed by group singing, Bible lessons and activity time.||Dauphin||First Church of the Brethren||Brethren Community Ministries |
|Kingdom Kids - Childrens Ministry||Faith Based Youth Clubs||Dauphin||Fishburn United Methodist Church||Fishburn United Methodist Church |
|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|
|Market Square Presbyterian Church||Three shower vouchers per week for the YMCA; available at the Blackberry Street entrance, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 9 am to 3 pm.
In conjunction with HELP Ministries and the client’s caseworker, photo IDs and birth certificates may be available. No walk-ins.
In conjunction with a client’s caseworker, bus passes may be available. No walk-ins.
Youth Ministry programs offered. Sunday school for children pre-school to high school age.||Dauphin||Market Square Presbyterian Church||Market Square Presbyterian Church |
|McMasters United Methodist Church||Tutoring for grades 1-12, parenting, and counseling. Also includes Sunday School classes, Girl Scouts, Youth Fellowship, and Woodland Hills Network Against Youth Violence a||Allegheny||McMasters United Methodist Church||McMasters United Methodist Church|
|NeighborHope - New Hope for Neighborhood Renewal||Offers mentoring and leadership development programs for young people.||Allegheny||NeighborHope||NeighborHope|
|Pathway Community Church, Brethren in Christ||We are a church with service on Sundays at 10AM.
We offer children’s classes on Sunday, and youth group on Wednesday. We also have School of Ministry classes and Small Groups throughout the week. Finally, we have several community outreach events that we put on during the year including:
Trunk or Treat
Night of Lights and
Christmas Eve service.
If you would like more information about any of these, please let us know. We look forward to sharing our community with you.||York||Pathway Community Church||Pathway Community Church |
|Presbyterian Youth Connection||Youth ministry and leadership program||Dauphin||Presbyerian Congregation of Middletown||Presbyterian Congregation of Middletown|
|Project Virtue||Youth ministry and Leadership program||Dauphin||Zion Assembly of Harrisburg||Zion Assembly of Harrisburg|
|Promised Land After School Program||After-school program on Wednesdays from September through February
Includes snack, recreation, music, Bible lesson, crafts and a healthy meal||Cambria||Trinity United Methodist Church Hummelstown||Trinity United Methodist Church Hummelstown |
|Rooted Youth Ministry||Games, fun, food, and Bible Discussion||Cumberland||Newburg First Church of God||Newburg First Church of God |
|Salvation Army of Huntingdon - Huntingdon County - Children's Program||The Salvation Army of Huntingdon provides a Children's Program Tuesday nights to help them with homework, be read a Bible story, and given a warm meal. There is also tutoring Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday nights for referred children.||Huntingdon||Salvation Army of Huntingdon - Huntingdon County||Salvation Army of Huntingdon|
|Salvation Army - Sunbury - Faith-based Youth Program||Northumberland||Salvation Army - Sunbury||Salvation Army - Sunbury|
|Salvation Army Western PA - Bridging the Gap - Allegheny||Juvenile prevention and/or intervention program that focuses on educating, motivating, and supporting youth and families. Candidates for this program are males and females, ages 12-17, who are having truancy, or behavioral issues. Provides a 12 week life-changing experience that will inspire participants to make positive changed within their lives. The program also introduces different educational, social, health and career resources available within the participant’s community.||Allegheny||Bridging the Gap||Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division|
|Salvation Army Western PA - Bridging the Gap - Armstrong||Juvenile prevention and/or intervention program that focuses on educating, motivating, and supporting youth and families. Candidates for this program are males and females, ages 12-17, who are having truancy, or behavioral issues. Provides a 12 week life-changing experience that will inspire participants to make positive changed within their lives. The program also introduces different educational, social, health and career resources available within the participant’s community.||Armstrong||Bridging the Gap||Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division|
|Salvation Army Western PA - Bridging the Gap - Crafton||Juvenile prevention and/or intervention program that focuses on educating, motivating, and supporting youth and families. Candidates for this program are males and females, ages 12-17, who are having truancy, or behavioral issues. Provides a 12 week life-changing experience that will inspire participants to make positive changed within their lives. The program also introduces different educational, social, health and career resources available within the participant’s community.||Allegheny||Bridging the Gap||Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division|
|Spiritual Enrichment||Dinner and small group offered on a 6-week rotating basis covering a variety of topics which include, but are not limited to:
Marriage enrichment, parenting, self-defense, Bible study, overcoming addiction, Alpha (introduction to the Christian Faith)
**Call to see what current course offerings are. Childcare available for children ages 2-5 for parents who are participating in a small group. Youth groups also available for youth ages 6-15.||Dauphin||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps||Salvation Army Harrisburg Citadel Corps |
|St. Paul's Episcopal Church Youth Ministries||Include mentoring for grades 7-12, hours vary, rites of passage for 7th grade, Sunday 9:30am-10:00pm., recreation for grades 7-12, hours vary, teen pregnancy prevention, outreach, advocacy, and counseling.||Allegheny||St. Paul's Episcopal Church||St. Paul's Episcopal Church - Pittsburgh|
|Student Ministries - Wednesday Well||Youth Group||Dauphin||Living Water Community Church||Living Water Community Church |
|Summer Outdoor Neighborhood Bible Clubs||Summer outdoor Bible clubs, conducted at 3 outdoor locations.
1. 15th and Vernon Street Playground
2. Downey School Yard
3. Hillside Village Common Areas||Dauphin||Herr Street Menonite Church||Herr Street Menonite Church |
|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 |
|The DoorWay||An interdenominational Christian ministry which focuses on the needs of youth and adults who are at-risk or in a crisis situation.
Crisis intervention includes assessment for substance abuse, and referrals for housing, employment, education, and drug/alcohol rehabilitation. Will provide a meal and box of groceries for those in need. Rec Center for youth provides a safe space for fun and offers snacks and meals. In conjunction with local law enforcement authorities, provides a location where offenders, both youth and adults, can work off court assigned community service hours.||Allegheny||DoorWay, The||Doorway, The|
|The Salvation Army Johnstown Office Youth Development||Youth programs.||Cambria||Salvation Army Johnstown Character Building||The Salvation Army Johnstown Office|
|Wednesday Nite LIVE||Wednesday Nite LIVE provides youth activities (6:45pm), worship (5:20pm), and a free meal (5:45pm) every Wednesday evening.||Adams||Holy Trinity Lutheran Church||Holy Trinity Lutheran Church - York Springs|
|Youth Development||After school programs for K-8th grade and youth ministry programs||Dauphin||St. Margaret Mary Alacoque||St. Margaret Mary Alacoque |
|Youth Fellowship||Our youth fellowship is open to all youth 7th grade and older. They meet each week for Bible lessons and activity times.||Dauphin||Mount Laurel Church of God||Mount Laurel Church of God |
|Youth Group||Activities for children and youth (including religious education, fellowship, special interest groups, and mentoring.||Dauphin||Harrisburg Brethren in Christ Church||Harrisburg Brethren in Christ Church |
|Youth Instruction||Swimming instruction, school age child care, fitness, teen programs, youth sports, parent/child programs,youth basketball league,youth handball, mentoring, and Youth in Government program.||Dauphin||YMCA East Shore Branch||YMCA East Shore Branch |
|Youth Leadership Program||Youth Leadership Program||Cumberland||Mechanicsburg Church of the Brethren||Mechanicsburg Church of the Brethren|
|Youth Ministries||Youth Group.||Dauphin||Centenary United Methodist Church||Centenary United Methodist Church|
|Youth Ministries||Youth ministry and leadership programs. Host girl scouts and boy scouts at the church.||Dauphin||Faith Presbyterian Church||Faith Presbyterian Church |
|Youth Ministries||Youth ministry program||Perry||Saville Brethren in Christ Church||Saville Brethren in Christ Church|
|Youth Ministry||Youth ministry and leadership program||Dauphin||Capital Bible Church||Capital Bible Church |
|Youth Ministry||Youth ministry program||Dauphin||Fishburn United Methodist Church||Fishburn United Methodist Church |
|Youth Ministry||Youth Programs||Dauphin||Matamoras Community Church||Matamoras Community Church|
|Youth Ministry||Youth minsitry and leadership||Dauphin||New Life Church of Hershey||New Life Church of Hershey |
|Youth Ministry||Youth ministry programs for elementary, junior and high school aged students.||Cumberland||St Peter's Lutheran Church||St Peter's Lutheran Church|
|Youth Ministry||Youth ministry program||Dauphin||Trinity Presbyterian Church||Trinity Presbyterian Church|
|Youth Ministry and Leadership||Youth ministry and youth leadership programs||Cumberland||Christ Presbyterian Church||Christ Presbyterian Church |
|Youth Ministry and Youth Leadership||Youth ministry and youth leadership programs, call for more details||Dauphin||Spring Creek Church of the Brethren||Spring Creek Church of the Brethren |
|Youth Ministry Weekend Well||Junior and Senior high school youth ministry and leadership program.||Dauphin||Living Water Community Church||Living Water Community Church |