Community Impact Partners

COMMUNITY WELLNESS

  • SouthEast Lancaster Health Services
  • Community Services Group
  • Partnership for Public Health
The “Community Wellness” partnership removes barriers for community residents looking for a medical home that offers a single point of entry for medical, dental, and behavioral healthcare. It also addresses public health concerns, assists patients with enrollment in health plans, and connects them to support services.
 

ELIZABETHTOWN AREA HUB

  • Elizabethtown Child Care Center
  • CHI St. Joseph's Health
  • Community Cupboard of Elizabethtown
  • Elizabethtown Area School District
  • Elizabethtown College
  • Elizabethtown Community Nursery School
  • Elizabethtown Public Library
  • Hope Within Community Health Center
  • Jewel David Ministries
  • Milanof-Schock Library
  • United Churches of the Elizabethtown Area
The “Elizabethtown Area Hub” will provide low and low-middle income families with access to high-quality early childhood education; kindergarten readiness and transition; tax preparation services; food and clothing bank assistance; financial workshops; job training; and referrals to physical and behavioral health care services. Materials and support will be provided to increase literacy and help families apply for health insurance and financial assistance.
 
 

IMPACTING GENERATIONS

  • Pressley Ridge
  • COBYS Family Services
  • Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County (CAP)
  • Lancaster Recreation Commission
  • School District of Lancaster
  • Susquehanna Valley Pregnancy Services
“Impacting Generations” work will support at-risk teen parents aged 18-24 and their children through innovative services which focus on educational attainment of both parents and children.

INTEGRATION SERVICES FOR NEW AMERICANS

  • The Literacy Council of Lancaster-Lebanon
  • Bethany Christian Services
  • Church World Service
  • Franklin & Marshall College's Ware Institute for Civic Engagement
  • Lancaster-Lebanon IU13
  • School District of Lancaster
  • SouthEast Lancaster Health Services
“Integration Services for New Americans” will operate as a hub at the Community School at Reynolds Middle School, serving as a one-stop shop for education, health, and financial services for immigrants, refugees, and all Lancaster County residents within the boundaries of the School District of Lancaster.

LANCASTER COUNTY COALITION TO END HOMELESSNESS

  • Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine
  • City of Lancaster
  • County of Lancaster
  • Elizabethtown College
  • Lancaster County Council of Churches
  • Lancaster County Domestic Violence Services/Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County (CAP)
  • Lancaster County Housing & Redevelopment Authorities
  • Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership (LHOP)
  • MidPenn Legal Services
  • Tabor Community Services
  • United Way's 2-1-1 Information & Referral Services
  • Water Street Ministries
  • YWCA of Lancaster
The United Way dollars leveraged with Lancaster City and County homelessness funds will specifically address systemic barriers for individuals and families experiencing homelessness. These services include coordinated outreach and assessment (CHART), rapid re-housing locators, and rental assistance. This partnership will operate as a cross-functional role connecting providers and systems together for broader impact on individuals and families experiencing homelessness. 
 
 

LANCASTER MEDICAL LEGAL PARTNERSHIP

  • MidPenn Legal Services
  • Care Connections, Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine
The “Lancaster Medical Legal Partnership” will advance the financial stability and health of Lancaster County residents needing frequent health services by integrating civil legal aid and financial case management with an intensive, high-utilization health care treatment model.

LANCASTER-SOUTH CONNECTIONS

  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Advantage Lancaster
  • Lancaster City Alliance
  • Lancaster EMS (LEMSA)
  • Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership (LHOP)
  • The Mix at Arbor Place
  • School District of Lancaster
  • SouthEast Lancaster Health Services
“Lancaster-South Connections” will serve as the frontline connection for local families needing support, education, and care to achieve success working closely with Washington Elementary School.

THE LEARNING LANCASTER COLLABORATIVE

  • Lancaster Education Foundation
  • Advantage Lancaster
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Lancaster Recreation Commission
  • Lancaster YMCA
  • Luthercare for Kids
  • School District of Lancaster
Within the Washington Elementary School attendance zone, “The Learning Lancaster Collaborative” will operate four community locations to expand high-quality early childhood classroom opportunities for 3-4 year old children. Additionally, it will open doors for these families to Lancaster General’s health, dental and eye care, school-based behavior health services, and financial stability workshops.

LET'S TALK, LANCASTER

  • Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine
  • Catholic Charities - Lancaster
  • CHI St. Joseph Children’s Health
  • Community Services Group
  • Compass Mark
  • Lancaster County Behavioral Health & Developmental Services
  • Lancaster County Domestic Violence Services/Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County (CAP)
  • Lancaster Osteopathic Health Foundation
  • Lancaster Regional Medical Center
  • Mental Health America of Lancaster County
  • No Longer Alone Ministries
  • Pennsylvania LINK to Aging and Disability Resources
  • PerformCare
  • Physicians’ Alliance, Ltd.
  • Project Access Lancaster County (PALCO)
  • Pressley Ridge
  • Samaritan Counseling Center
  • School District of Lancaster
  • SouthEast Lancaster Health Services
  • Spanish American Civic Association (SACA)
  • T.W. Ponessa & Associates Counseling Services, Inc.
  • United Way's 2-1-1 Information & Referral Services
  • Water Street Ministries
  • WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital
  • WellSpan Philhaven
  • Welsh Mountain Health Centers
  • White Deer Run Treatment Network
This Community Impact Partnership will improve access and treatment for behavioral health care needs, especially for low income and minority residents.
 
 

MOVING FORWARD

  • Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County (CAP)
  • MidPenn Legal Services
  • New Choices Career Development
  • PA CareerLink of Lancaster County
  • Spanish American Civic Association (SACA)
The work of “Moving Forward” will increase the safety of survivors of domestic violence by providing integrated emergency services, legal representation during the Protection from Abuse process, and workforce training. 

PATHWAYS OUT OF POVERTY

  • Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County (CAP)
  • Central Pennsylvania Food Bank/Hunger Free Lancaster County
  • Columbia Life Network
  • Columbia Presbyterian Church
  • First United Methodist Church
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Lancaster County Council of Churches
  • Millersville University
  • Tabor Community Services
  • Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
This multi-functional alliance will provide guidance and direction to low income individuals and families as they permanently chart their “pathways out of poverty.”

PINWHEEL PARTNERS

  • Lancaster Early Education Center
  • Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County (CAP)
  • Elizabethtown Child Care Center
  • Schreiber Pediatric Rehab Center
  • Wee Care Day School
“Pinwheel Partners” will share space, resources, and expertise to ensure low income families have access to quality early care, education, and workforce development.

PLANT THE SEED OF LEARNING

  • Cocalico School District
  • Conestoga Valley, Eastern Lancaster County, Ephrata Area, Hempfield, Lampeter-Strasburg, Lancaster, Manheim Township, Pequea Valley & Warwick school districts
  • Diamond Street Early Childhood Center
  • Early Childhood Innovative Connections
  • Ephrata Public Library
  • Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine
  • Luthercare for Kids
  • Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital
This Community Impact Partnership will engage, educate, and empower parents of children from birth to two years to “plant the seed of learning” through supportive environments with meaningful activities. 
 
 

REUNIFY, EMPOWER, PREVENT

  • CASA of Lancaster County
  • Bethany Christian Services
  • Clare House
  • Community Services Group
  • Lancaster County Children and Youth Social Service Agency
  • Lancaster County Coalition to End Homelessness
  • Love INC
  • Tabor Community Services
“Reunify, Empower, Prevent” will help children currently in or exiting foster care to reunify with their families in safe, permanent, and stable homes.

SOLANCO FAMILY LIFE NETWORK

  • New Hope Community Life Ministries
  • COBYS Family Services
  • Quarryville Library
  • Solanco Neighborhood Ministries
  • Solanco School District
  • Solid Rock Youth Ministries
  • Southern End Community Association (SECA)
“Solanco Family Life Network” will provide integrated early intervention by offering parenting and career planning skills/training, family counseling, tutoring, before and after school programs, nutritional support, and help with budgeting and heating bills. 

SYSTEMS ALIGNED IN LEARNING (SAIL)

  • Luthercare for Kids
  • COBYS Family Services
  • Lancaster County Council of Churches
  • The Library System of Lancaster County
  • Pennsylvania Early Learning Keys to Quality
“SAIL” will increase the quality of home-based childcare by taking a specially equipped van directly to these home-based businesses across the county, enabling them to offer many of the same educational resources as quality, center-based preschools.
 
 

TOGETHER INITIATIVE

  • The Factory Ministries
  • AmishView Inn & Suites/Miller's Smorgasbord
  • Best Western Plus Intercourse Village
  • CHI St. Joseph Children's Health
  • Community Services Group
  • Grace Point Church of Paradise & other area churches
  • Hildebrandt Learning Centers
  • Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine
  • Leacock, Paradise and Salisbury townships
  • Pequea Valley School District
  • Sylvan Stoltzfus Builders
  • Urban Outfitters
Together Community Center, the hub of the Together Initiaitive, will offer a breadth of services and workshops for the under-resourced in eastern Lancaster County including transportation to and from the site, quality Pre-K Counts childcare, teen and adult education and mentoring, as well as medical, dental, and behavioral health services.