The purpose of this site is to provide information and services to both County employees and the general public in a timely and cost efficient manner. This site contains general information about the County and access to some County data.
Children and Youth provides the necessary services to help preserve the family unit. The agency will provide temporary, alternative living arrangements for children when necessary, while providing services directed at reunification of troubled families. The Agency's primary concern while providing all services is the safety and well being of the child.
Contact Information: 324 North Centre Street, Pottsville PA 17901 Phone: (570) 628-1050 Fax: (570) 628-1012 Childline: 1-800-932-0313
STS exists to serve the public transportation needs of all the residents of Schuylkill County. The website includes bus schedules, bus services information, transit programs, bus policies, and lots of other important transportation information.
BY MAIL - PO Box 67, Saint Clair, PA 17970
OFFICE ADDRESS - 252 Industrial Park Road, Saint Clair, PA 17970
The Schuylkill United Way is dedicated to providing funding, guidance and encouragement to the 15 partner agencies that provide a variety of programs and services to the residents of Schuylkill County for little to no charge. This website has information about different agencies and community activities.
Intake - Residents of Schuylkill County should contact the office for an appointment to meet with an intake worker. Appointments are scheduled Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM. Requests for accommodation will be considered.
Adult Mental Health - Case management is provided with the objective of coordinating mental health services, advocating on behalf of the consumer, and monitoring the consumer's various community services.
MR Support Coordination - Mental Retardation Support Coordination is a service intended to link individuals to services, resources and benefits while focusing on choice, individuality and control in consumers lives.
Early Intervention - Early Intervention refers to a process identifying a very young child who is at risk of or who has a disability or delay affecting his/her typical development.
590 Terry Reiley Way, Pottsville, PA 17901 (570) 621-2700
The main services of the IU 29 include special education, vocational education and defined mandated services including Continuing Education, Curriculum Services, Instructional Materials Services, Educational Planning, Pupil Personnel Services, and Federal and State Liaison responsibilities.
- Alternative Education and Treatment
- Special Education Programs for Special Needs Children
The Schuylkill County Child Care Information Service is the funding agency for subsidized childcare in Schuylkill County. Families can access information about available care, cost of care, locations of providers, and how to choose the right provider for their particular needs and those of their family.
The professionals at Child Development work with families and the community
to provide high quality,
comprehensive preschool education. To meet the needs of parents who are working or receiving job training, Child Development also offers state-licensed child care centers throughout Schuylkill county. Each center provides service Monday through Friday in a 12 month program for children six weeks to kindergarten, including children with disabilities.
Maternal and Family Health Services, Inc., is a non-profit health and human service organization working to improve the health of Pennsylvania women and children by offering programs that prevent disease, promote wellness, and empower individuals to realize the promise of better health.
- WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Nutrition Program
SARCC recognizes the impact of sexual assault on all individuals, families, and the community. SARCC counsels and supports clients, educates the community, and advocates for the rights of victims and for the elimination of sexual assault. All services are free and confidential.
- 24 Hour Medical & Legal Accompaniment
- Individual Counseling for Survivors & Their Loved Ones
The Schuylkill County MH/MR and Drug and Alcohol Program has dedicated itself to making sure that individuals and families in Schuylkill County who have been affected by Drug or Alcohol abuse receive the services they need in order to live productive, drug and alcohol free lives. Schuylkill County MH/MR & Drug and Alcohol Program sponsors a central intake units which helps to get an abusive drinker or drug user into treatment. This service is provided by Service Access & Management.