For Youth

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care will foster collaborative community-wide initiatives involving schools, parents, neighborhoods, businesses and others that encourage and enable the youth of our community to become productive and valued citizens.

For Parents

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care will foster collaborative community-wide initiatives involving schools, parents, neighborhoods, businesses and others that encourage and enable the youth of our community to become productive and valued citizens.

Community Coalition

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care will foster collaborative community-wide initiatives involving schools, parents, neighborhoods, businesses and others that encourage and enable the youth of our community to become productive and valued citizens.

Upcoming Events

Tue
12
Sep

Community Coalition Meeting

380 W. Bainbridge St. Elizabethtown, PA 17022 (Northwest EMS), 6:30 pm - 8 pm

Please join us as we bring community groups together to work on positive changes to prevent youth substance use. We will focus on the path to and hope for recovery from substance use. One of our own coalition members will share his story of recovery and how he found a meaningful way to give back to the community. We […] Read More

Please join us as we bring community groups together to work on positive changes to prevent youth substance use.

We will focus on the path to and hope for recovery from substance use. One of our own coalition members will share his story of recovery and how he found a meaningful way to give back to the community. We will also unveil our new Medicine Safety campaign. Find out what you can do to help!

Check out our September Newsletter here!

Thu
14
Sep

MADD’s Power of You(th)

Elizabethtown Public Library, 10 S Market St, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania 17022, Lower Level Community Room, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Power of You(th) program empowers youth to take a stand against underage drinking. Seventh through twelfth graders are invited to learn the truth about teens and alcohol during the interactive presentation. The presentation is approximately 45 minutes and includes a free guide. Read More

The Power of You(th) program empowers youth to take a stand against underage drinking. Seventh through twelfth graders are invited to learn the truth about teens and alcohol during the interactive presentation. The presentation is approximately 45 minutes and includes a free guide.

Our Mission

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care is a community-based, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children, youth and families in the Elizabethtown Pennsylvania area.

Our research-based programs and services are designed to nurture the physical and emotional well-being of youth and families. Our focus is aimed toward the prevention of drug, alcohol and substance abuse, bullying, truancy, school drop-out, violence, teen pregnancy and other high-risk behaviors in a manner that is collaborative, evidence-based, ethical, innovative and tailored to meet the community’s needs.

Thanks To Our Partners