The Kids Trust gives out grant money annually in June. The board decides on the agencies to receive significant monies. TKT serves the following counties in central Pennsylvania: Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon, Lancaster, Perry, and York.
The following agencies are those that received TKT's grant money:
Alternative Rehabilitation Communities (ARC), Catholic Charities, Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties, Good Samaritan Family Practice Family Support Program, PA Court Appointed Special Advocates (PA CASA), Silence of Mary Home, and Women in Need
Domestic Violence Intervention of Lebanon County, ParentWorks, Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties, and Catholic Charities - York Intensive Family Services Program
Rejoice Inc., YWCA of Harrisburg, Family Service Partners, and AdoptionLinks
Rejoice Inc., ParentWorks, Catholic Charities, and the Mental Health Association of the Capital Region
Local Agency References
ParentWorks, an affiliate of Family Service Partners, provides support and education for parents with services in the family’s home, at centers and in classes held in a variety of communities. Parent Educators empower parents with the support and education vital to raising their children in a healthy, nurturing environment.
The Sexual Assault Resource and Counseling Center (SARCC), recognizing the impact of sexual assault on all individuals, families and communities, counsels and supports clients, advocates for the rights of victims and educates for the elimination of sexual assault.
The YWCA of Greater Harrisburg emphasizes the empowerment of women and children by providing quality services designed to maximize their spiritual, emotional, educational and physical development.
The YWCA of Greater Harrisburg is committed to eliminating racism, sexism and any other barrier or prejudice which impedes personal growth.
The YWCA actively serves as an advocate and resource to the community on issues that impact women and children.