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    Taxonomy Code: TN-1450

    Organizations whose members are agencies and individual professionals concerned with the welfare of children, youth and their families who have affiliated for the purpose of promoting mutual interests, participating in seminars and conferences, networking with their peers, subscribing to journals and other publications, and taking advantage of other opportunities for continuing professional development. Members may work in a particular field such as adoption, children's protective services, foster care or parenting; or may represent a broad range of systems that serve children, youth and their families. Many child welfare/family services associations set standards which relate to the qualifications and performance of members; offer certification programs; maintain a job bank; provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and information; promote high quality services through publications, training, consultation and other forms of support which strengthen member agencies and their staffs; and support a public policy agenda that promotes the well-being of the population they serve.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Lancaster County Funeral Directors Assn.Local funeral directors that meet to discuss local and state regulations of funeral homes. Keep members informed of changing laws and licensing regulations that affect the industry. Month/Year of next election: December Month of officer change: FebruaryLancasterLancaster County Funeral Directors Assn.BUSINESS/PROFESSIONAL CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS
    Lancaster County Resource Parent AssociationAn association that provides support to persons currently serving as resource parents for the Children & Youth Agency. LancasterLancaster County Children and Youth AgencyLancaster County Children and Youth Agency
    Pennsylvania State Resource Family AssociationInformation and referral, legislative advocacy and training for families caring for foster, adoptive or kinship children. Also raises funds to provide extras and scholarships for foster children and children adopted from foster care. DauphinPennsylvania State Resource Family AssociationPennsylvania State Resource Family Association
    PFI Children's ServicesPFI members are family members and others concerned about children that receive or should receive services from any system of care, such as mental health, drug and alcohol, children and youth, foster care, juvenile justice, education, and so many more. Armstrong*Main Site (Pennsylvania Families Incorporated)Pennsylvania Families

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