New website has launched, Drive for Youth Golf Outing, a message from our CEO, one year since Buck Up goal exceeded, Housing Link seeks volunteers, we can help prevent HIV transmission and Nurturing Parenting staff receives expert training.
Our new and improved website is more accessible than ever! With its high-tech responsive design, those in need of help can now access services and resources from a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device. Created in partnership with Inverse Paradox, a local web and graphic design agency based in Penndel, PA, the new site features…Read More
That means it’s time to sign up for our 15th annual Drive for Youth Golf Outing on June 9th at Jericho National Golf Club in New Hope, PA. Over the past fourteen years, the Drive for Youth Golf Outing has raised over $545,000 for programs and services that directly benefit children and families in our…Read More
I am pleased to announce that we held our first Family Center Community Meeting on Wednesday, February 26th at Snyder-Girotti Elementary School in Bristol, PA. An Open Forum This first Family Center Community Meeting was an open forum for parents and representatives from community agencies throughout Bucks County to come together and discuss the services…Read More
On March 1, 2013, the Buck Up Bucks County goal of raising $200,000 for a new kitchen at the Bucks County Emergency Homeless Shelter was exceeded. One year later, shelter residents continue to be served three meals a day out of that still-shiny space. Since the renovation, the kitchen has become a resource for some…Read More
The Bucks County Housing Link is the centralized point of information, assessment and referral services for all Bucks County residents experiencing a housing-related crisis. An Innovative Pilot Project The Housing Link is an innovative collaboration between housing agencies, homeless advocates and county government to incorporate centralized intake and a coordinated assessment process into Bucks County’s…Read More
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every 9 1/2 minutes, someone becomes infected with HIV. Since transmission is preventable, HIV prevention is one of the three main components of our HIV/AIDS Program. Our prevention efforts involve outreach, education, groups, speakers and referrals to local testing centers. We deliver interactive HIV educational workshops…Read More
Our Nurturing Parenting Program (NPP) staff recently participated in a three-day NPP Facilitator Training from February 19th through 21st with Bettie E. Murchison, National Trainer and Consultant. Ms. Murchison is an Emerging Leader in Public Health Fellow at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is known for her expertise in interactive workshops…Read More