Debbie Ferraro, Executive Director, and Gretchen Kelly, Compeer & Respite Director/Development Coordinator, visited Harrisburg on April 25 to meet with our local elected officials to advocate for a realistic mental health budget that directly impacts the children, adults, and families PLEA serves. This event, sponsored by Rehabilitation and Community Providers
PLEA is pleased to announce a five-part workshop for parents designed to help them build skills to cope with parenting stress, deal with the daily struggles of parenting a child with special needs, and provide basic tools to promote positive parent-child interactions. The next series will be offered on Wednesdays
PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SCHOOL CHILDREN – On Friday, April 15, the PLEA School is having a WALK-A-THON to raise funds for our participation in the Kids of Steel Marathon, in collaboration with the Pittsburgh Marathon. We are hoping that each child obtains sponsors to raise $10 to cover registration fees.
This year’s annual walk will be held on Saturday, May 14 – it is a wonderful opportunity to help our agency by supporting a healthy community for all. The Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community is an annual fundraising walk that benefits local health and human service agencies. Highmark Inc.
PLEA is proud to announce their ACT Spring Training will be held on March 18 & 19 at Chatham University – Eddy Theater. Lisa W. Coyne, internationally recognized ACT Trainer, will be joined by PLEA Program Directors, Beth Fulton, M.S. and Aaron Libman, M.Ed., BCBA, each of whom will present different