• April Blog Post

    April is Alcohol Awareness month. Learn how alcohol affects the teen brain.

    Read the blog post now.
  • EACTC Amazon Smile

    EACTC now has a Amazon Smile account. Designate us as your charity and Amazon donates a portion of your total purchase to EACTC.

    Designate us to your Amazon account here.
  • Run for the Health of it 5K

    The EAHS Mind & Body classes are hosting this 5k with all proceeds to benefit EACTC! Come out and join us for the event, Saturday, May 18th. Registration on race day is from 7 - 8:30 am. See the race flier for complete details and to pre-register.

    Race flier
  • PAWS & Think 3rd place win

    PAWS...and Think come home with 3rd place in the Just Drive created a public service announcement contest!!!

    View and read more here...
  • Second Chance Program

    Find out about the exciting new Second Chance Pa program. Read the fact sheet, linked here, or visit their website at secondchancepa.com.

    Fact Sheet
  • Being Trauma Informed

    Join us for this presentation and learn: What is trauma; What it means to be trauma informed; How adverse experiences affect emotional and physical health; The impact of trauma on society; What is resilience and what can do

    Read more here.
  • Servant Leadership Training

    What does it really mean to Lead Beyond and what does a servant leader really look like? Can we truly change our own leadership style and the culture of an entire workplace? Attend this training to find out.

    Flier link.
  • Plant the Promise Contest

    The 2019 EASD Elementary Plant the Promise Contest has started!!

    Read more here:

For Youth

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care will foster collaborative community-wide initiatives involving schools, parents, neighborhoods, businesses and others that encourage and enable the youth of our community to become productive and valued citizens.

For Parents

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care will foster collaborative community-wide initiatives involving schools, parents, neighborhoods, businesses and others that encourage and enable the youth of our community to become productive and valued citizens.

Community Coalition

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care will foster collaborative community-wide initiatives involving schools, parents, neighborhoods, businesses and others that encourage and enable the youth of our community to become productive and valued citizens.

Upcoming Events

Mon
15
Apr

EASD Elementary Plant the Promise Contest

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The 2019 EASD Elementary Plant the Promise Contest kicks off today!!!!  The school with the most entries, based on population, will win a new item for their CUBS classroom and a prize for each student. Last year’s winner, Mill Road Elementary, chose an inflatable light up chair that the students take turns in. Good luck […] Read More

The 2019 EASD Elementary Plant the Promise Contest kicks off today!!!!  The school with the most entries, based on population, will win a new item for their CUBS classroom and a prize for each student. Last year’s winner, Mill Road Elementary, chose an inflatable light up chair that the students take turns in. Good luck to all the schools!

http://eactc.org/plant-the-promise/

Sat
27
Apr

National Drug Take Back Event

Giant Pharmacy, 1278 S Market St, Elizabethtown, PA 17022, 10 am - 2 pm

 EACTC and Northwest Regional PD will be at Giant to accept unused or expired medication and dispose of it properly. Read More

 EACTC and Northwest Regional PD will be at Giant to accept unused or expired medication and dispose of it properly.

Thu
02
May

May Coalition Meeting

Northwest EMS, 380 West Bainbridge Street, Elizabethtown, 6:30 - 8 pm

The focus of the May Coalition meeting will be mental health. Read More

The focus of the May Coalition meeting will be mental health.

Thu
02
May

Servant Leadership Training

Community Place, 61 East Washington Street, Elizabethtown, Pa, 8 am - 2 pm

Join Hope Within Ministries, the Elizabethtown Area Communities that Care (EACTC) and the Elizabethtown Community Housing Outreach Service (ECHOs) in welcoming our instructor, Una Martone, President and CEO of Leadership Harrisburg Area. Una will be teaching us the key principles that we need to know, practice and master to transform leaders, train new leaders, and […] Read More

Join Hope Within Ministries, the Elizabethtown Area Communities that Care (EACTC) and the Elizabethtown Community Housing Outreach Service (ECHOs) in welcoming our instructor, Una Martone, President and CEO of Leadership Harrisburg Area. Una will be teaching us the key principles that we need to know, practice and master to transform leaders, train new leaders, and cultivate a culture of servant leadership throughout any organization. This outstanding training will be offered on May 2nd at 61 E. Washington Street in Elizabethtown, PA – also known as the Community Place on Washington (CPOW). This training is for all corporate and non-profit leaders as well as staff/employees of all levels.

 

Servant Leadership Training Flier

Register here.

Our Mission

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care is a community-based, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children, youth and families in the Elizabethtown Pennsylvania area.

Our research-based programs and services are designed to nurture the physical and emotional well-being of youth and families. Our focus is aimed toward the prevention of drug, alcohol and substance abuse, bullying, truancy, school drop-out, violence, teen pregnancy and other high-risk behaviors in a manner that is collaborative, evidence-based, ethical, innovative and tailored to meet the community’s needs.

Thanks To Our Partners