Resources for individuals

Resources for individuals

Need help? Call 211 For information on local social services...
Resources for nonprofits

Resources for nonprofits

Links: Local • Lancaster Cares: Emergency fund for emerging critical...
Daily Policy Update

Daily Policy Update

Excentia: Caring During COVID-19

Excentia: Caring During COVID-19

COVID-19 has hit Lancaster County hard.  But for Jaci Verghese, the virus hit way too close to home.  Recently, Jaci lost her mom when the elderly woman became ill from...
Need Help Advancing Your Career?

Need Help Advancing Your Career?

There is a place to get started on advancing your career and opening doors to new job opportunities. At CareerLink, training is available to take that first step. View the...
Help for Eviction Prevention

Help for Eviction Prevention

COVID-19 has profoundly impacted economic and housing security in the past few months, at a time when many households already lacked strong financial resiliency. Many people who were relatively stable...
Are You Eligible for Comcast’s Internet Essentials?

Are You Eligible for Comcast’s Internet Essentials?

Internet Essentials from Comcast brings you affordable, high-speed Internet. Comcast wants to make it easier for low-income households to get connected so they can more easily work from home, access...
2020 Summer Learning Program Provides Academic Support , Internet Connectivity and Computer Hardware to Prepare Students for Virtual Learning Opportunities

2020 Summer Learning Program Provides Academic Support , Internet Connectivity and Computer Hardware to Prepare Students for Virtual Learning Opportunities

25 June 2020 (Lancaster, Pennsylvania) – In an effort to prevent summer academic slide for students PreK through grade 8, and to combat Lancaster County’s digital divide that threatens to...
Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster

Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster

When she heard schools and other organizations were closing because of the COVID-19 virus in March, the first thing that entered Karen Schloer’s mind was, “what about the kids?” The...
Rent/Mortgage Assistance available Through PHFA

Rent/Mortgage Assistance available Through PHFA

People who lost income due to the pandemic-related economic slowdown may be eligible for rent or mortgage assistance to help them stay in their homes. They will be able to...
CDC Suggestions for Youth and Summer Camps

CDC Suggestions for Youth and Summer Camps

As communities begin to convene youth camps, CDC has offered suggestions for ways in which camp administrators can help protect campers, staff, and communities, and prevent the spread of COVID-19....
Arch Street Center: Feed the Body, Nurture the Connection

Arch Street Center: Feed the Body, Nurture the Connection

Grocery shopping has never been one of my favorite pastimes—at least, it has never been as enjoyable as the actual eating of the food, and preparing it has always been...
Teachers Needed for Virtual Summer Program

Teachers Needed for Virtual Summer Program

Online Learning: July 9, 2020 - August 7, 2020 This summer learning enrichment program is designed to offer virtual academic skill-building in math and literacy to approximately 600 Lancaster County...
Why U.S. is expecting an ‘avalanche’ of evictions

Why U.S. is expecting an ‘avalanche’ of evictions

As hair salons, churches and restaurants reopen across the U.S., so are eviction courts. Advocates and experts say that an unprecedented crush of evictions is coming, threatening millions of Americans...
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Clubhouse Cares for Kids during COVID-19 Crisis

8 Ways to keep your Loved Ones from Catching your Virus Let’s say you’ve come down with the COVID-19 virus.  You either assume you have it because of your symptoms...
Library System of Lancaster County Antiracism Resources

Library System of Lancaster County Antiracism Resources

The Library System of Lancaster County has curated a collection of anti-racism resources. The resources range from from books and documentaries to podcasts to links to local organizations and a...
Soles 2 Souls: Nurse clog giveaway in Lancaster

Soles 2 Souls: Nurse clog giveaway in Lancaster

A giveaway of free nurse clogs is taking place in Lancaster city this afternoon. "Soles 2 Souls, A Juneteenth Community Giveback" begins at 2 p.m. Friday at 341 E. Liberty...
Anchorage Breakfast Program: ‘You give me hope’

Anchorage Breakfast Program: ‘You give me hope’

Anchorage Breakfast Program volunteers Jolyn Gibbel, left, and Estie Valle show off some of the items distributed in Anchorage's daily grab-and-go breakfasts outside the First United Methodist Church, Anchorage's home...
America is Giving Up on the Pandemic

America is Giving Up on the Pandemic

The Atlantic weighs in on where we stand at this point in time with the COVID-19 pandemic, and how businesses reopening, demonstrations across the country and how racial inequities will...
SACA’s Reopening Plans

SACA’s Reopening Plans

Earlier this week, SACA opened their doors. Here is their letter to the community announcing their reopening and plans for the future... Dear Members, Friends, and Supporters of the SACA...
Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma Virtual Groups

Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma Virtual Groups

Serving traumatized people during the prolonged disaster of COVID-19 can result in secondary trauma for professionals on the front lines.  Learn to distinguish vicarious trauma from ordinary stress and take...