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LINCOLN CHARTER SCHOOL WILL PARTNER WITH YORK COUNTY YOUTH ADVOCATE PROGRAMS (YAP), Inc. TO PRESENT DRUM POWER

  • 6/10/2020 8:58:00 AM
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June 9, 2020 (York, PA) – Anne Clark, Director of Community Outreach for Lincoln Charter School announces LINCOLN CHARTER SCHOOL WILL PARTNER WITH YORK COUNTY YOUTH ADVOCATE PROGRAMS (YAP), Inc. to present DRUM POWER! The Lincoln Charter School Board of Directors approved York County YAP to teach Drum Power to students attending the school.YAP, which partners with social services and youth justice systems to provide community-based alternatives to out-of-home placements, has used Drum Powe...
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YAP Regional Director Bob Swanson Interviewed by PA State Rep Frank Ryan

YAP Regional Director Bob Swanson Interviewed by PA State Rep Frank Ryan

  • 5/4/2020 9:02:00 AM
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When Pennsylvania State Representative Frank Ryan asked his constituents how COVID19 is impacting their lives, Central PA Regional Director Bob Swanson encouraged him to look at YAP’s program participants, families and staff.A large part of Ryan’s District is in Lebanon County, where Bob lives and works. Central PA YAP provides community-based alternatives to out-of-home placement for young people involved in youth justice, child welfare, behavioral health and developmental disabilit...
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YAP Shares Thanksgiving with Families We Serve

YAP Shares Thanksgiving with Families We Serve

  • 11/27/2019 11:13:00 AM
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YAP wishes youth and families we serve a Happy Thanksgiving. With support from community partners, YAP Adams County, Pa. and program staff across the country collected and delivered turkeys and Thanksgiving baskets to families.  A donation from Community Connections helped YAP Adams County purchase food for local families.  On Wednesday, YAP Program Coordinator Brenda Herring and Director Robert A. Witt welcomed families picking up their Thanksgiving baskets and delivered food to those...
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Adams County YAP Joins Collaborating for Youth and County Commissioners to Promote Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Adams County YAP Joins Collaborating for Youth and County Commissioners to Promote Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

  • 10/23/2019 4:24:00 PM
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Oct. 23, 2019 -- Youth Advocate Programs (YAP), Inc. Adams County, Pa. Program Director Robert Witt joined Eileen Grenell of Collaborating for Youth as County Commissioners proclaimed Sat., Oct. 26,  Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. YAP and Collaborating for Youth are mentioned in the commissioners’ proclamation as partners in a county effort to encourage residents to remove unused prescription drugs from their homes and dispose of them safely at designated collection sites.Witt spoke...
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Adams County, PA YAP thanks Community Aid for its Support

Adams County, PA YAP thanks Community Aid for its Support

  • 10/4/2019 10:42:00 AM
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Adams County, Pa. YAP Director Robert A. Witt YAP met with local Community Aid (CA) staff members to thank them for demonstrating their “Neighbors helping Neighbors" motto. Witt told the CA staff about how their support helps families YAP serves. He also let them know about YAP employment opportunities.As a CA partner, Adams County YAP hosts a donation bin for the CA thrift store.  The office receives funds and shopping vouchers for families based on the weigh...
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