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.

Events

Upcoming Events

Tue
23
Oct

How to Talk to Children About Drugs

Alliance Church of Elizabethtown, 425 Cloverleaf Road, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Joining Forces presents Community Conversations A three part educational series designed to:  Increase understanding of addiction—a treatable disease  Share resources and substance abuse treatment options  Provide tips and tools that can help a loved one struggling with substance use Read More

Joining Forces presents Community Conversations
A three part educational series designed to:

 Increase understanding of addiction—a treatable disease

 Share resources and substance abuse treatment options

 Provide tips and tools that can help a loved one struggling with substance use

Wed
24
Oct

Mental Health First Aid Training

St. Paul’s United Methodist Church 398 North Locust Street Elizabethtown, PA 17022, 8 am - 5 pm

One in five adults will experience a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year. Even if you are not a trained mental health professional, you can be prepared and know what to do when a mental health crisis happens. Mental Health First Aid is a clinically proven training course that will help you identify, and […] Read More

One in five adults will experience a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year. Even if you are not a trained mental health professional, you can be prepared and know what to do when a mental health crisis happens. Mental Health First Aid is a clinically proven training course that will help you identify, and respond to the signs of mental health difficulties and give you the skills to apply a 5 step action plan to assess a situation and provide help. Participants will receive a Nationally recognized course certificate of completion, a Mental Health First Aid manual, listing of local mental health resources and Certification as a Mental Health First Aid Responder. The 8 hour course is offered by WellSpan Philhaven, along with support from Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care. Training is free of charge.

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Sat
27
Oct

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Giant Pharmacy, 10 am - 2 pm

Bring your unused and expired medications to Giant to safely dispose of them and keep them out of the hands of others.  (No syringes please.) Read More

Bring your unused and expired medications to Giant to safely dispose of them and keep them out of the hands of others.  (No syringes please.)