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  • In food-rich Lancaster County, a new coalition aims to eliminate hunger by 2018

    Getting food to vulnerable people isn't anything new in Lancaster County. What Hunger-Free Lancaster County brings to the table is the power of collaboration. Key players, such as Central Pennsylvania Food Bank, Community Action Program, and Lancaster General Health, are on board, committing to a shared vision, measurements, strategies and ambitious deadline.... read more

  • Do you have a child who turned age 4 before September 1, 2014?

    Lancaster City Head Start Centers have openings for children who turned age 4 before September 1, 2014. Eligible families must: meet the income guidelines or receive TANF/SSI, have foster children or must be experiencing homelessness. Families are required to provide transportation to either our Francine Bunch Center located at 601 S. Queen Street, Lancaster or our Carol B. Winters Center located at 57 Laurel Street, Lancaster. Please call Bobbie Frick at 717-299-7301, ext. 3012 for more information. ... read more

Our Mission

We champion the achievement of long-term self sufficiency for individuals and families through services and advocacy targeting the elimination of poverty.