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Morgan:  See Me As Your Classmate

Morgan: See Me As Your Classmate

  • 3/8/2018 8:40:00 AM
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March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and to celebrate YAP is joining The National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD) in their "SEE ME FOR ME" campaign.  This week's feature is on education and the call to "See Me as Your Classmate."  Morgan Fern is a college student working toward an Activity Director degree at Harrisburg Area Community College’s campus in Lebanon PA.  Morgan, a young woman from Myer...
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YAPCyberWorx Engages Youth, Students, and Tech Professionals in Web Design Project

YAPCyberWorx Engages Youth, Students, and Tech Professionals in Web Design Project

  • 1/18/2018 12:53:00 PM
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YAP involved youth and adults in Lebanon County, PA, with the help of Lebanon Valley College Criminal Justice/Sociology seniors, and a passionate tech professional successfully completed YAPCyberWorx in December. YAPCyberWorx is a YAPWorx initiative designed to allow system involved youth the opportunity to improve their future economic opportunities through exploring technology careers, building social capital, while giving back to the community in new ways. This project also focused on empower...
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YAP Supported Employment Participant Honored at “Work With Us” Banquet

YAP Supported Employment Participant Honored at “Work With Us” Banquet

  • 11/24/2017 12:31:00 PM
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Ryan Leppo received the male Employee of the Year Award at the annual “Work With Us” Banquet on October 19, 2017, in Lebanon County, PA. Ryan was chosen for this award by demonstrating outstanding work ethic. The event included a Lebanon County Employment Panel discussion, an address by motivational speaker and PA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Executive Director, David DeNotaris, a luncheon and concluded in an awards ceremony. Ryan was pleasantly surprised to receive the award....
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YAP Saving Taxpayers Money in Lebanon, PA

  • 9/20/2017 9:15:00 AM
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Lebanon County PA Juvenile Probation saved $400,000 during the past fiscal year and increased community safety through a partnership with Youth Advocate Programs.  YAP's community-based treatment services are cheaper than residential placement.  "We've been able to provide community protection, treatment to the juveniles, but still be fiscally responsible at the same time," said Sue Christner, Deputy Director of Lebanon County Probation Services, Juvenile Unit.  ...
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PA YAP Participates in United Way Day of Caring

PA YAP Participates in United Way Day of Caring

  • 9/16/2017 2:48:00 PM
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Adams County Team YAP volunteered Saturday, September 16th at the local United Way's "Day of Caring." The Team helped pack 650 "ready-to-learn" backpacks that will be distributed to children ages 3-5 attending Head start, Pre-Count classrooms, and early learning centers serving low income families throughout Adams County.YAP families Pictured left to right: Amy Charland BSC, and her son Matthew Charland; and daughter Grace Witt and father Gary Witt of York and Adams Count...
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