Homeless Youth

Brethren Housing Association

Light House Youth Program

219 Hummel Street, Harrisburg, PA 17104

Phone: (717) 233-6016

  • Serves children and youth, ages 0-18, whose families are or recently were part of BHA’s Transitions program for homeless families.
  • For pre-teen or teen youth, the Coordinator will meet one-on-one to develop a supportive relationship and, when appropriate, develop an individual goal plan and perhaps connect them with after-school and summer programs in the community.
  • The Youth Program Coordinator organizes and runs a weekly program with volunteer assistance.


Bethesda Mission

1438 Herr Street, Harrisburg, PA 17103

Phone: (717) 257-5484

  • Bethesda’s After-School Program serves youth ages 7 through 18 who, for the most part, live in the surrounding neighborhood. A typical week consists of spiritual development and creative learning classes, homework help, arts and crafts, recreation, snacks, and plenty of fun.
  • Hot Spot” is a weekly outreach night designed to introduce teenagers who are not a part of our other programs to the youth center and present the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • During summer break, we run an 8 week Summer Camp Program offering morning classes, lunch and a large variety of afternoon field trips
  • The UCAN Mentoring Program looks to match committed volunteers with older students to establish a mentoring relationship, which allows for discipleship, encouragement, and educational help.
10 North Second Street Suite 405 - PO Box 2157 - Harrisburg, PA - 17105-2157 - 717-255-6587

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