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Tickets are now available!

Tickets for the 2014 Syncopated Rhythms -- I Love Paris in the Springtime -- Jazz Social on Friday, December 5 are now available. Also, learn more about the "I Love Paris in the Springtime" raffle for a chance to spend Valentine's Day 2015 in Paris with the one you love!!


Learn more about the "I Love Paris in the Springtime" Raffle

Each time we receive a $100 donation to THE PROGRAM between now and December 5, 2014 you will be entered to win a chance to spend Valentine's Day 2015 in Paris! Keep reading to learn more about the incredible accommodations the modern penthouse apartment in the Eiffel Tower district where the winner will be spending five nights has to offer!


Celebrating a successful year of work in Northampton County!

It has been one year since THE PROGRAM launched its Northampton County Reentry Enhancement Initiative providing key services to men and women housed at the Northampton County jail. The work is funded by a grant from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency (PCCD).


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  • Imagine facing life without hope, isolated and alone.
  • Imagine growing up believing that no one cares.
  • Imagine feeling that your life is at a dead end.

The people we serve at THE PROGRAM for Women & Families don’t imagine these feelings. They live them every day. They are out-of-school youth struggling to find their place in the world, incarcerated women and men, and the children of adults involved in the criminal justice system. They are part of our community yet often forgotten.

 At THE PROGRAM for Women & Families, we are dedicated to creating a safe community by providing youth, adult offenders and their families with opportunities to build healthy, productive lives. Underlying everything we do is the belief that all individuals should be treated with dignity and respect and when given the opportunity, are capable of making positive change in their lives and meaningful contributions to society.

For more than 30 years, THE PROGRAM for Women & Families has created positive change, teaching fundamental life skills and bringing hope to thousands of individuals. Each year, we serve more than one thousand individuals and impact countless more. Our services help to reduce crime and delinquency and positively impact the children of offenders.

In spite of these strides, our vision of a safe community for all is not yet a reality. Please, join us as we create positive change in our community. Imagine the difference we can make together. 

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