We believe access to resources that uncover and address barriers to a thriving future for people supports them in finding personal and economic stability and allows them to dream and build a path to their vision of a thriving future.
Early Learning Resource Center
The Early Learning Resources Center (ELRC, formerly CCIS) provides information on and access to safe and affordable child care services.
ELRC services are available to all residents of Lancaster and Lebanon counties.
RISE: Resilience. Inspiration. Strength. Empowerment. is designed to support and coach individuals and families in assessing their own needs, creating visionary goals, connecting to their communities, and celebrating people on their journey to a thriving future.
Teen ELECT Parenting Program provides prenatal and postnatal services to pregnant and parenting teens and young adults enrolled in the School District of Lancaster.
ELECT staff walks alongside students providing practical supports to help students complete their high school education, gain economic independence, and become effective parents.
The Outreach Utility Assistance program provides emergency assistance and service planning to individuals and families who are facing financial hardships.
The program provides support with utility payments for UGI and PPL customers to help reduce utility debt and arrange for more manageable payment options going forward.
Additional Resources You May Qualify For:
Two of my children have benefited from the Head Start Program, which gave them an incredible head start (pun intended) in their education.
Head Start Parent
We have been so happy to have found CAP child care for our daughter! Her teachers are so dedicated and caring and she is thriving in the program!
Child Care Parent
She transitioned to bridge housing and was finally able to financially afford to move into one of the bridge housing apartments.