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ADULT DAY SERVICES

SARAH CARE OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 7010 Snowdrift Road, Allentown, 610- 391-1576, http://www.sarahcarelv.com. Adult day care, Mon.-Sat.; Overnight respite.

THIRD STREET ALLIANCE, 41 N. Third St., Easton, 610-258-6271, http://www.thirdstreetalliance.org

COMMUNITY AND SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS

THE ARC OF LEHIGH AND NORTHAMPTON COUNTIES, 2289 Ave. A, Bethlehem, 610-849-8076, http://www.arcofl-n.org

ASC AT ST. LUKE'S, 641 E Broad St., Bethlehem, 610-954-2100

ALLENTOWN RESCUE MISSION, 355 W. Hamilton St., Allentown, 610-740-5500, http://www.allentownrescuemission.org

ALLENTOWN YMCA & YWCA, 425 S. 15th St., Allentown, 610-434-9333, http://www.allentownymcaywca.org

AMERICAN RED CROSS OF THE GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, 2200 Ave. A, Bethlehem, 610-865-4400, http://www.redcrosslv.org

BANGOR ELKS LODGE #1106, 120 Broadway, Bangor, 610-588-3420, http://www.bangorelks1106.com

BETHLEHEM HEALTH BUREAU AIDS PROGRAM, 10 E. Church St., Bethlehem, 610-865-7058, http://www.bethlehem-pa.gov/health

BUDDHIST ASSOCIATION OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY (BALV), P.O. Box 144, Macungie, 610-660-9269 http://www.balvpa.blogspot.com

COLONIAL INTERMEDIATE UNIT 20, 6 Danforth Drive, Easton, 610-252-5550, http://www.ciu20.org. Offers special education and support services for school districts.

COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR CHILDREN, INC., 1520 Hanover Ave., Allentown, 610-437-6000, http://www.cscinc.org

COUNCIL ON ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE, 1031 W. Linden St., Allentown, 610-437-0801

EASTER SEALS EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA, 1501 Lehigh St., Allentown, 610-289-0114, http://www.esep.easterseals.com; E-mail: info@easterseals-easternpa.org. Assists children and young adults living with autism, physical disabilities and developmental delays.

FAMILIES FIRST,1620 Teels Road, Pen Argyl, 610-863-3688, http://www.penargylfamiliesfirst.org

GOODWILL INDUSTRIES, 4634 Broadway, Allentown, 610-391-9760. Offering job readiness and employment services to people with disabilities and others.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 245 N. Graham St., Allentown, 610-776-7737, http://www.HabitatLehighValley.org

HAO COUNSELING SERVICES, 462 W. Walnut St., Allentown, 610-351-2292, http://www.hao-lv.org. A bilingual outpatient counseling service for publicly funded mental health services.

HISPANIC AMERICAN ORGANIZATION, 462 W. Walnut St., Allentown, 610-435-5334, http://www.hao-lv.org

INDIAN AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, P.O. Box 3575, Allentown, http://www.iaalv.org

INTERNATIONAL CESAREAN AWARENESS NETWORK (ICAN) OF LEHIGHI VALLEY, P.O. Box 155, Hellertown, Carrie Ballek, 610-316-7968, http://www.icanoflehighvalley.com.

JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 2004 Allen St., Allentown, 610-821-8722, http://www.jewishfamilyservice-lv.org

JEWISH FEDERATION OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 702 N. 22nd St., Allentown, 610-821-5500, http://www.jflv.org

LEADERSHIP LEHIGH VALLEY (Community Leadership Development Program), 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, 610-861-5431, http://www.llv.org

LEHIGH COUNTY 4-H, Penn State Cooperative Extension, 4184 Dorney Park Road,. Rm. 104, Allentown, 610-391-9840; E-Mail: lehighext@psu.edu

LEHIGH COUNTY CONFERENCE OF CHURCHES, 534 Chew St. Allentown, 610-433-6421. A nonprofit organization addressing hunger, homelessness, mental health concerns and at-risk youths, http://www.lehighchurches.org

LEHIGH VALLEY FAMILIES TOGETHER, INC. FOSTER CARE, 928 Union Blvd., Allentown, 610-432-9420, http://www.lvfamiliestogether.org

LEHIGH VALLEY HUMANISTS, 201-323-6193, http://www.lehighvalleyhumanists.org; E-mail: Gnirshberg@lvhumanists.org. Humanism is a progressive life stance that, without supernaturalism, affirms our ability and responsibility to lead meaningful, ethical lives capable of adding to the greater good of humanity.

LEHIGH VALLEY VEGETARIANS, 2509 Stones Throw Road, Bethlehem, 610-709-8984, http://www.lehighvalleyvegetarians.com

LIFEPATH, 3500 High Point Blvd., Bethlehem, 610-264-5724, http://www.lifepath.org

THE LITERACY CENTER, 801 Hamilton St., Suite 201, Allentown, 610-435-0680, http://www.theliteracycenter-lv.org.org

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY 4-H, Penn State Cooperative Extension, 14 Gracedale Ave., Nazareth, 610-746-1970 (General Information) Ages 8 - 18, E-mail: northamptonext@psu.edu.

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY 4-H CENTER, 777 Bushkill Center Road, Nazareth, 610-837-7294

OFFICE OF VETERAN'S AFFAIRS, Lehigh County Government Center, Room 230, 17 S. Seventh St., Allentown, 610-782-3295

PROJECT OF EASTON, 320 Ferry St., Easton, 610-258-4361, http://www.projecteaston.org

THE SALVATION ARMY, 144 N. Eighth St., Allentown, 610-432-0129. Assists individuals with emergency assistance, (e.g. food, UGI, prescription and clothing). Soup Kitchen on second and fourth Sundays of each month and free dinner to children twice a week. Emergency shelter for women and children.

THIRD STREET ALLIANCE, 41 N. Third St., Easton, 610-258-6271, http://www.thirdstreetalliance.org. Food distribution site for Angel Food boxes, shelter for homeless women and children.

TREATMENT TRENDS, INC. (Veterans Sanctuary, residential, halfway home and outpatient services), 24 S. Fifth St., Allentown, 610-439-8479, http://www.treatmenttrends.org

TURNING POINT OF LEHIGH VALLEY, INC., 610-437-3369 (hotline); Administrative office, 444 East Susquehanna St., Allentown, 610-797-0530, http://www.turningpointlv.org

UNITED WAY OF THE GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, 2200 Ave. A, Third Floor, Bethlehem, 610-758-8010, http://www.unitedwayglv.org

VALLEY WIDE HELP (Information and Referral for the American Red Cross), Allentown, 610-435-7111; Bethlehem, 610-691-8711. Nearly 1,000 area, state and national health and human service agencies. http://www.redcrosslv.org

VIA OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY INC., 336 W. Spruce St., Bethlehem, 610-317-8000,

Fax: 610-867-5385, Via@ViaNet.org, http://www.ViaNet.org

YMCA OF BETHLEHEM, 430 E. Broad St., Bethlehem, 610-867-7588, http://www.ymcabethlehem.net

YOUTH ADVOCATE PROGRAMS, INC., 701 W. Broad St., Suite 205, Bethlehem, 610-865-9111, http://www.yapinc.org.

DAY CARE/NURSERY SCHOOLS

ACJC DAY CARE CENTER, 675 Northampton St., Easton, 610-252-2111

A CHILDREN'S PLACE LEARNING CENTER, 719 Roble Road, Allentown, 610-264-0440

ACADEMY OF LITTLE LEARNERS, 6516 Lower Macungie Road, Macungie, 610-398-1082

ACTIVE LEARNING CENTER, 544 Jubilee St., Emmaus, 610-966-2234; 9999 Hamilton Blvd., Breingsville, 484-397-4095; 7200B Windsor Drive, Allentown, 610-366-8084, http://www.alcchildcare.com

ALL MY CHILDREN DAY CARE CENTER (a Keystone Star Site), 1201 Butler St., Easton, 610-559-7066

ALLENTOWN YMCA & YWCA, 425 S. 15th St., Allentown, 610-434-9333, http://www.allentownymcaywca.org

AMERICAN FAMILY SERVICES DAY CARE, 731 N. 19th St., Allentown, 610-432-6763

BANGOR NURSERY & CHILDCARE CENTER, 221 S. Fourth St., Bangor, 610-588-1665

BARLOW GROUP DAY CARE, 1215 S. Race St., Allentown, 610-740-9944

BRIGHT FUTURES CHILD CARE, 1320 N. Sherman St., Allentown, 610-434-2301

BROOKSIDE CHILDREN'S EARLY EDUCATION CENTER, 675 N. Brookside Road, Wescosville, 610-481-9955

BUILDING BLOCKS LEARNING AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER INC., 6750 Iroquois Trail, Allentown, 610-395-9696

CAMBRIDGE DAY SCHOOLS, 325 Lehigh St., Catasauqua, 610-264-3838; 6673 Stein Way, Lower Macungie, 610-398-0177; 3986 Township Line Road, Bethlehem Twp., 610-868-4665; 2201 Emerick Blvd., Bethlehem, 610-868-3220

CHESTERBROOK ACADEMY, 1550 Valley Center Pkwy., Bethlehem, 610-974-9100

CHILDHOOD DREAMS, 2690 Howertown Road, Northampton, 610-262-3116

CHILDREN'S GARDEN EARLY EDUCATION CENTER, 61 Kunkle Drive, Easton, 610-252-2400

CHRISTIAN DAY CARE CENTER, 1300 Eaton Ave., Bethlehem, 610-694-0444

CHRISTIAN LEARNING CENTER/DAY CARE, 69 Main St., Hellertown, 610-838-9790

CITYSPACE SCHOOL AGE CHILD CARE CENTER, 457 Allen St., Allentown, 610-432-2632, http://www.dubbsmemorial.org/cityspace.htm

COLLEGE HILL NURSERY SCHOOL, 501 Broadhead St., Easton, 610-253-7225

COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR CHILDREN INC.,1520 Hanover Ave., Allentown, 610-437-6000, http://www.cscinc.org

CONCORDIA LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL, 2623 Brookside Road, Macungie, 610-965-3265, E-mail: concordiapreschool@hotmail.com

COUNTRY KIDS, Routes 378 and 309, Center Valley, 610-282-2871

CREATION PLAY STATION, 1336 W. Minor St., Emmaus, 610-966-7744

CREATIVE KIDS CLUB, 90 S. Commerce Way, Bethlehem, 610-868-3533

CUDDLE ZONE LEARNING CENTER, 445 Allentown Drive, Allentown, 610-434-2644

DEVINE SCHOOL, 1255 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 610-439-2266

DISCOVERY PRESCHOOL INC., 225 North St., Emmaus, 610-967-1441

EARLY BLOOMERS INC., 36 S. Sixth St., Allentown, 610-820-9848

EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER, 3144 Linden St., Bethlehem, 610-868-8501

FIRST STEP DAY CARE, 515 N. 19th St., Allentown, 610-820-0855; 1525 N. 18th St., Allentown, 610-435-9645

GOOD SHEPHERD CATHOLIC SCHOL, 1300 Newport Ave., Northampton, 610-262-9171

GOOD SHEPHERD CHRISTIAN NURSERY SCHOOL, 2115 Washington Blvd., Easton, 610-250-0864

GREENWAY CREATIVE LEARNING CENTER, 3119 Seipes Station Road, Whitehall, 610-799-3635

GROWING TREE CHILDCARE CENTER, 3000 Third St., Whitehall, 610-264-1177

HOLY CROSS DAY CARE CENTER AND NURSERY SCHOOL, 696 Johnson Road, Nazareth, 610-759-8761

HOLY INFANCY SCHOOL, 127 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem, 610-868-2621, http://www.holyi.org E-mail: altnhi@ptd.net

HOPE CHURCH NURSERY SCHOOL, 1031 Flexer Ave., Allentown, 610-439-8973

HORIZON OF LEARNING, 163 Harrison St., Emmaus, 610-965-9050

HUSH LITTLE ANGEL, 413 Union Blvd., Allentown, 610-351-8048.

KIDDIE U, 1850 W. Allen St., Allentown, 484-350-3630, E-Mail: kiddieu@rcn.com

KINDER CARE LEARNING CENTERS, 7575 Penn Drive, Upper Macungie, 610-398-1761; 224 N. 17th St., Allentown, 610-969-2949, http://www.kindercare.com

LEARNING TREE DAY CARE CENTER, 37 S. 15 St., Allentown, 610-434-7656

LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE EARLY LEARNING CENTER, The child care center at Lehigh Carbon Community College. Route 309, Schnecksville, 610-799-1165, http://www.lccc.edu

LEHIGH VALLEY CHILDREN'S CENTERS, Administration, 610-820-5333

LIFE EARLY LEARNING CENTER, 1401 East Cedar St., Allentown, 610-439-2399

LIFESPAN DAY CARE, 1503 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 610-435-7833

LITTLE PEOPLE COUNTRY CLUB, 2853 Nazareth Road, Easton, 610-252-9999 or 610-250-8966

LITTLE PEOPLE DAY CARE SCHOOL, 2310 S. 12th St., Allentown, 610-791-4554

LITTLE PEOPLE DAY CARE SCHOOL, 1325 Fairmont St., Whitehall, 610-776-0655

LITTLE TREE CHILD CARE, 183 West Main St., Macungie, 610-966-0967

MESSIAH LUTHERAN CHURCH CHILD CENTER, Easton and Worthington avenues, Bethlehem, 610-861-0645

MULBERRY CHILD CARE AND PRESCHOOL, (refer to Kindercare Learning Centers), 7575 Penn Drive, Allentown, 610-398-1761

MY LITTLE WORLD, 2210 Eaton Ave., Bethlehem, 610-867-2213

NATIVITY LUTHERAN CHURCH CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER, 4004 Tilghman St., Allentown, 610-395-6267

NAZARETH AREA DAY CARE, 4485 Hanoverville Road, Bethlehem, 610-759-8684

NURSERY SCHOOL OF ST. JAMES,

P.O. Box 167, 333 Oxford St., Coopersburg, stjamesnursery@epix.net, http://www.stjamescoopersburg.com

OLIVET WEE CARE DAY CARE & NURSERY, 12th and Northampton streets, Easton, 610-253-4522

OUR LADY HELP OF CHRISTIANS, 934 Hanover Ave., Allentown, 610-433-1592, E-mail: altlolhc@ptd.net

PARK AVENUE KIDS KORNER LLC, 3880 Park Ave., Neffs, 610-760-8661

PEMBROKE PEE WEE'S, 1032 Pembroke Road, Bethlehem, 610-865-3577

PRECIOUS ONES DAY CARE, 3049 Fairview St., Bethlehem, 610-954-5187

PRECIOUS PEOPLE, INC., 2102 Wood St., Whitehall, 610-264-7223

PRECIOUS PEOPLE CHILDCARE, 2203 N. First Ave., Whitehall, 610-264-3800

PREMIER CHILD CARE CENTER, 3853 Allen St., Emmaus, 610-967-9767

PRIDE & JOY EDUCATIONAL DAY CARE CENTER, 425 Iron St., Easton, 610-253-1900

READY SET GO PRE-SCHOOL, 4500 Sullivan Trail, Easton, 610-759-7100

RED DOOR EARLY LEARNING CENTER AT LSUCC, 1375 Third Ave., Hellertown, 610-838-2267, http://www.reddoorelc.org

RESOURCE & REFERRAL SERVICE FOR DAY CARE CENTERS, 610-437-6000

ROTHERHAM CHILD CARE CENTER, 1022 S. Hall St., Allentown, 610-439-8280

SACRED HEART REGIONAL SCHOOL, 325 N. Fourth St., Allentown, 610-437-3031, E-mail: altlsh@ptd.net

SAND SPRING LEARNING CENTER, 4480 Spring Hill Drive, P.O. Box 136, Schnecksville, 610-799-2345

ST. ANDREWS NURSERY SCHOOL, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown, 610-882-1415

ST. ANNE'S PRE SCHOOL, 375 Hickory St., Bethlehem, 610-868-7513

ST. ELIZABETH CHILD CARE CENTER, 431 Pershing Blvd., Whitehall, 610-266-1322

ST. ELIZABETH NURSERY SCHOOL, 618 Fullerton Ave., Whitehall, 610-266-0450

ST. JOHN'S LUTHERAN DAY CARE CENTER, 200 S. Broad St., Nazareth, 610-759-4999

ST. JOHN'S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST NURSERY SCHOOL, Broad and Prospect streets, Nazareth, 610-759-3393

ST. JOSEPH THE WORKER SCHOOL, 1858 Applewood Road, Orefield, http://www.stjw.org E-mail: altlsj@ptd.net

ST. PETER'S PRE-SCHOOL,1933 Hanover Ave., Allentown, 610-432-8762.

ST. STEPHEN'S SCHOOL, 3900 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall, 610-435-4260

SAYRE CHILD CENTER, 349 Hamilton Ave., Bethlehem, 610-865-5053

SMALL BEGINNINGS DAYCARE CENTER, 828 Ridge St., Emmaus, 610-965-3244

SO LE HI KID CARE, 333A Oxford St., Coopersburg, 610-282-2373, Fax: 610-282-0322, http://www.solehikidcare.org

SOCIETY OF LITTLE LEARNERS, 440 Front St., Hellertown, 610-838-2967

SPRING GARDEN CHILDREN'S CENTER INC, 401 W. Berwick St., Suite 103, Easton, 610-252-0559

TECH TYKES EARLY LEARNING CENTER, 5335 Kesslerville Road, Easton, 610-258-2857 ext. 3650, http://www.citvt.com

THIRD STREET ALLIANCE, 41 N. Third St., Easton, 610-258-6271, http://www.thirdstreetalliance.org. Child care for children ages 1-12

TOT-TIME CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTERS INC., 2860 S. Pike Ave., Allentown, 610-709-0977

TWININGS DAY CARE, 2304 S. Fifth St., Allentown, 610-797-5687

TYKE NURSERY SCHOOL, 1027 Wyoming St., Allentown, 610-439-3131

VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA CHILDREN'S CENTER, 730 W. Union St., Allentown, 610-432-8352

WERLEY DAY CARE CENTERS, 820 Hausman Road, Allentown, 610-395-6262

WERLEY CHILD CARE, 4060 Broadway, Allentown, 610-395-4103

WESTGATE DAY CARE, 2291 Schoenersville Road, Bethlehem, 610-691-7779

WHITEHALL FULLERTON NURSERY SCHOOL DAY CARE, 575 Grape St., Whitehall, 610-266-9209

WORLD OF IMAGINATION, 4316 Roosevelt St., Whitehall, 610-261-3030

YMCA OF BETHLEHEM Child Care, 430 E. Broad St., Bethlehem, 610-865-4750, http://www.ymcabethlehem.net

YMCA SUBURBAN NORTH: SCHOOL-AGE CARE, 880 Walnut St., Catasauqua, 610-264-5221. Various school locations.

RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS

General religious denominations are listed below (space does not permit listing individual places of worship).

ASSEMBLY OF GOD 610-865-0577

BAHÁ'Í 610-861-5141

BAPTIST– INDEPENDENT 610-965-4700

AMERICAN COUNCIL OF CHRISTIAN CHURCHES 610-865-3009

EPISCOPAL 610-691-5655

EVANGELICAL-FREE 610-395-9034

ISLAMIC 610-799-6224

LUTHERAN 610-395-6891

METHODIST 610-432-2577

MORAVIAN 610-866-1841

POLISH NATIONAL CATHOLIC 610-865-1514

PRESBYTERIAN 610-391-9020

THE SALVATION ARMY 610-432-0129. Church services in both English & Spanish

SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST 610-252-6449

SYNAGOGUES http://www.jewishlehighvalley.org

UCC 610-826-3113

UNITED METHODIST 610-395-6661

WESLEYAN 610-366-0310

SENIOR CENTERS

B'NAI B'RITH, 1616 Liberty St., Allentown, 610-821-0207

CASA GUADALUPE, 218 N. Second St., Allentown, 610-295-5124 or 610-295-5186

CEDAR VIEW SENIOR CENTER, 4230 Dorney Park Road, Allentown, 610-398-1094

EASTON AREA SENIOR CENTER, 42 Centre Square, Easton, 610-252-5858

GROSS TOWERS SENIOR CENTER, 1339 Allen St., Allentown, 610-439-6643

HISPANIC SENIOR CENTER, 520 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem, 610-882-2032

LEHIGH COUNTY SENIOR CENTER, 1633 Elm St., Allentown, 610-437-3700, http://www.lehighseniors.org

MID-COUNTY SENIOR CENTER, 234 Walnut St., Bath, 610-837-1931

NAZARETH SENIOR CENTER,15 S. Wood St., Nazareth, 610-759-8255

NORTHAMPTON SENIOR CENTER, 902 Lincoln Ave., Northampton, 610-262-4977

PHOEBE SENIOR CENTER, 1901 Linden St., Allentown, 610-794-6262

ROONEY SENIOR CENTER - NORTHAMPTON COUNTY, 4 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem, 610-865-2092

THE SALVATION ARMY, 144 N. Eighth St., Allentown, 610-432-0129. Monthly senior citizens lunch.

SAUCON VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER, 323 Northampton St., Hellertown, 610-838-0722

SENIOR CENTERS OF BETHLEHEM, 720 Old York Road, Bethlehem, 610-867-4233

SLATE BELT SENIOR CENTER, 707 American Bangor Road, Box 3268A, Bangor, 610-588-1224

SOUTH SIDE SENIOR CENTER, Shull Community Building, Berwick St. and Seitz Ave., Easton, 610-253-4071

THE VOLUNTEER CENTER OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 2121 City Line Road, Bethlehem, 610-807-0336, Fax: 610-807-0361, E-mail: vc@volunteerlv.org, http://www.volunteerlv.org

SUMMER CAMPS

ALL SPORTS RECREATION CAMPS AT LAFAYETTE COLLEGE, Allan P. Kirby Sports Center, Easton, 610-330-5776. Ages 5-10.

ALLENTOWN YMCA/YWCA SUMMER DAY CAMP, 425 S.15th St., Allentown, 610-434-9333

ASTHMA CAMP OF THE GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY, Camp Fowler, Orefield, 717-541-5864, ext. 29. Ages 7-12.

BAUM SCHOOL OF ART, 510 Linden St., Allentown, 610-433-0032, http://www.baumschool.org. Ages 5-teens.

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, MINSI TRAILS COUNCIL DAY CAMPS, 991 Postal Road, Allentown, 610-264-8551, http://www.minsitrails.com. Boys Ages 6-10

CAMP CADET, Pennsylvania State Police, 610-861-2026, http://www.troopmcampcadet.org

CAMP IMAGINE! PERFORMING ARTS CAMP, 2400 Chew St., Allentown, 484-664-3693, http://www.muhlenberg.edu/camp

CAMP INVENTION, 1-800-968-4332, http://www.campinvention.org. For children entering grades 1-6

CAMP LCTI @ LEHIGH CAREER AND TECHNICAL INSTITUTE, 4500 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville, 610-799-1352, http://www.lcti.org. Grades 5-8.

CAMP MACUNGIE, (Offered by the YMCA/YWCA) Macungie Memorial Park, Macungie, 610-434-9333 ext. 13

CAMP MANATAWNY, 33 Camp Road, Douglassville, 610-689-0173, http://www.manatawny.org

CAMP RAINBOW, Boy's and Girl's Club of Allentown, 1302 Turner St., Allentown, 610-433-0093. Girls ages 5-18.

CAMP RED JACKET, Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Trexlertown, 610-402-4709

CAMP WHITEHALL, Whitehall Township Recreation Bureau, 610-437-5524 ext. 160. Camp Cementon, grades K-3; Camp Jefferson, grades 4-8.

CHRISTIAN DAY CAMP, 1300 Eaton Ave., Bethlehem, 610-694-0444. Ages 6-11.

CITY OF BETHLEHEM SUMMER DAY CAMPS, Parks and Recreation Department, 610-865-7081

CITYSPACE SCHOOL AGE CHILD CARE CENTER, 457 Allen St., Allentown, 610-432-2632, http://www.dubbsmemorial.org/cityspace.htm

DA VINCI SCIENCE CENTER SUMMER CAMPS, 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, 484-664-1002, http://www.davincisciencecenter.org

DESALES UNIVERSITY CAMP, 2755 Station Ave., Center Valley. Camps offered: Summer Theatre Institute, 610-282-1100 ext. 1290, Summer Video Institute, 610-282-1100 ext. 1732 and Summer Dance Intensive, 610-282-1100 ext. 1663, http://www.desales.edu/sti

EASTER SEALS EASTERN PA CAMPS FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES, (Day Camp) Camp Lily Lehigh Valley, a summer day camp held at the Allentown Jewish Community Center, 610-866-8092, http://www.easterseals-easternpa.org; E-mail: alex.humanick@easterseals-easternpa.org (also week-long summer camp available)

EASTON AREA COMMUNITY CENTER, 901 Washington St., Easton, 610-253-8271, E-mail: saints1@ptd.net. CACFP provides "Campers" breakfast, lunch and a snack.

FAITH EVANGELICAL CHURCH FREE VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, 6528 Hamilton Blvd., 610-395-4731. Ages 4 through 5th grade completed. Second week of August.

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ALLENTOWN VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, 3231 Tilghman St., Allentown, 610-395-3781, http://www.fpcallentown.org. Ages 4 (by Sept. 3, 2011) through those having graduated fifth grade.

GIRL SCOUTS OF EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA SUMMER CAMPS: Camp Mosey Wood, Camp Wood Haven, Mountain House Day Camp, 610-791-2411, http://www.gsep.org. All girls are welcome to join our camps, not just registered Girl Scouts.

GRACE MONTESSORI SUMMER DAY CAMP, 814 W. Linden St., Allentown, 610-435-4060. Ages 3- 10.

GREEN POND DAY CAMP AT MORAVIAN ACADEMY, Merle-Smith Campus, 4313 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, 610-691-1600, http://www.moravianacademy.org

HORIZONS FOR YOUTH AT NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, 610-861-4120, http://www.northampton.edu/youth. Grades K-9.

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, 702 N. 22nd St., 610-435-3571. Eight week camp offering weekly programs. Members and nonmembers may attend. Ages 3-13. Scholarships available; http://www.allentownjcc.org/camp;

E-mail: snewman@lvjcc.org

KIDS CO-OP DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER,

57 South Commerce Way, Bethlehem, 610-861-9151. Ages 3-10.

LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE YOUTH PROGRAMS, 610-799-1582, http://www.lccc.edu

LEHIGH FOOTBALL YOUTH DAY CAMP AT LEHIGH UNIVERSITY, Goodman Stadium, Goodman Drive, Bethlehem, 610-758-4510. Ages 7-13.

LEHIGH VALLEY ZOO CAMP, Ages 4-14, 5150 Game Preserve Road, Schnecksville, 610-799-4171, http://www.lvzoo.org

LIFE SPAN SUMMER CAMP, 1651 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 610-435-7833. Kindergarten graduates to 12 years of age.

MAD SCIENCE CAMP, multiple locations throughout the Valley, 610-438-0232. Ages 5-12.

MILFORD PARK BIBLE CAMP, 6451 Chestnut St. (Routes 29 and 100), Zionsville, 610-966-4240. Ages 6-16.

MUHLENBERG COMMUNITY DANCE CENTER, dance training for children and young adults, 484-664-3281, http://www.muhlenberg.edu/mcdc

PARKETTE NATIONAL GYMNASTIC TRAINING CENTER, 401 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Allentown, 610-433-0011. Boys and girls starting at age 3.

PEACE CAMP, First Presbyterian Church, Cedar Crest and Tilghman streets; Register at the LEPOCO office, 313 W. Fourth St., Bethlehem, 610-691-8730, http://www.lepoco.org. Ages 5-12.

PENNSYLVANIA YOUTH THEATRE AT THE BANANA FACTORY, 25 W. Third St., Bethlehem, 610-332-1400

PUSH THE ROCK SPORTS CAMPS, multiple locations in the Valley, 610-967-6861 (Anne Walker), http://www.pushtherock.org

THE SALVATION ARMY, 144 N. Eighth St., Allentown, 610-432-0129. Summer day camp, summer overnight camp in Poconos for children 7 to 12 years.

SUBURBAN NORTH FAMILY YMCA, 880 Walnut St., Catasauqua, 610-264-5221, http://www.snfymca.org. Sessions for ages 3-5 and 5-14.

VALLEY VIEW EQUESTRIAN CAMP, 2940 Route 212, Springtown, 610-972-7079. Ages 6 and older.

VICTORY VALLEY CAMPS, 7472 Sigmund Road, Zionsville, 610-966-5880, http://www.victoryvalleycamp.org. Day camp, ages 5-11, overnight camp, ages 8-14.

WESTEND RACQUET SWIM AND FITNESS CLUB, offering tennis camps, 4636 Crackersport Road, Allentown, 610-395-3337. Ages 5-18.

WILDLANDS CONSERVANCY, 3701 Orchid Place, Emmaus, 610-965-4397 ext. 145, http://www.wildlandspa.org. Ages 2-16.

YMCA ADVENTURE CAMP, Dimmick Park, Hellertown, 610-867-7588. Children completed 5th grade

YMCA L.I.T. (Leaders In Training), Dimmick Park, Hellertown, 610-867-7588. Children 6th thru 8th grade

YOUNG ECOLOGISTS SUMMER CAMP AT LEHIGH GAP NATURE CENTER, 8844 Paint Mill Road, Slatington, P.O. Box 198, 610-760-8889. Camp third full week of June. Web site: lgnc.org

SUPPORT GROUPS

ADOPTIONS FROM THE HEART, 610-432-2384. Providing support to adopting families and birth mothers placing children for adoption.

ADULT RAPE SURVIVORS, 610-437-6610 or 610-437-6611

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, Locations throughout the Lehigh Valley, 24-hour hotline 610-882-0558, http://www.aalv.org

ALTOGETHER ANGELS, 610-395-8898 (Donna Zwick) Offering one-on-one mentoring for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients.

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION, 617 A Main St., Hellertown, 610-838-2552, http://www.alz.org

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY LEHIGH VALLEY UNIT, 3893 Adler Place, Bethlehem, 1-888-227-5445, http://www.cancer.org

AMERICAN DIABETES ASSN., 610-435-6700, http://www.diabetes.org

AMERICAN LUNG ASSN. OF MID_ATLANTIC, (Patients with chronic lung disease or children with asthma and their families), 717-541-5864, http://www.lungusa.org

ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 610-776-6632, http://www.arthritis.org

AUTISM SOCIETY OF AMERICA/LEHIGH VALLEY CHAPTER, 610-778-9212, http://www.asalehighvalley.org

BEREAVEMENT GROUP-LV HOSPICE, 610-969-0300

CAMELOT FOR CHILDREN SUPPORT GROUPS, 610-791-5683, http://www.camelotforchidlren.org

CENTER FOR VISION LOSS, 845 Wyoming St., Allentown, 610-433-6018; Stroudsburg, 570-992-7787, http://www.centerforvisionloss.org

CHILDREN'S SUPPORT GROUP (Sexually abused/assaulted), 610-437-6610 or 610-437-6611

CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME ASSN. OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 610-868-8745, 610-262-9009 or 610-867-6716

COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY (Death of a child), P.O. Box 184, Trexlertown, 610-820-4004 or 610-837-7924, http://www.lehighvalleytcf.org, E-Mail: compfriends@enter.net. Group for parents, siblings and grandparents.

CONFRONT/TREATMENT TRENDS INC., Drug and alcohol treatment outpatient support. 610-433-0148

CRIME VICTIMS COUNCIL, rape survivors, children's support, teen support, male survivors, parents group, significant others of homicide victims, adult survivors of child-sexual assault. 610-437-6610 or 610-437-6611

CROHN'S & ULCERATIVE COLITIS SUPPORT TEAM, 610-435-3375

DOWN SYNDROME CENTER OF EASTERN PA, 610-402-0184

EASTON HOSPITAL SUPPORT GROUPS, 610-250-4636

EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS, St. John's Lutheran Church, Fifth and Chestnut streets, Emmaus, 610-797-7110 (Joel Greenberg). Group meets first and third Sundays at

3 p.m.

ENCORE/YMCA & YWCA OF ALLENTOWN (Post-mastectomy), 610-434-9333

EPILEPSY FOUNDATION OF EASTERN PA, 800-887-7165

GOOD SHEPHERD SUPPORT GROUPS, 610-776-3299, http://www.goodshepherdrehab.org\

support-groups

HEPATITIS C SUPPORT GROUP OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, http://www.hepclv.org

HOMICIDE SURVIVOR'S GROUP, 610-437-6610 or 610-437-6611

HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SUPPORT INFORMATION, 1-877-384-3721

ICAN OF LEHIGH VALLEY, (Women recovering from cesarean/c-section, pregnant women wanting to prevent an unnecessary cesarean and pregnant women needing VBAC support), 610-316-7968, Email: icanoflehighvalley@yahoo.com, http://www.icanoflehighvalley.com.

LA-LECHE (Breast feeding), 610-974-9095, 1-877-LALECHE (1-877-525-3243), http://www.lllusa.org/web/bethlehempa.html

LEHIGH VALLEY HEAD TRAUMA SUPPORT GROUP, 850 S. Fifth St., The Health & Technology Center, Allentown, 610-776-3393, http://www.biplv.com

LEHIGH VALLEY HOSPITAL SUPPORT GROUPS, 610-402-2273

LEHIGH VALLEY RENAISSANCE, Email: info@ren.org, Support for cross dressers and transsexuals. http://www.ren.org

LEHIGH VALLEY RSD/CRPS SUPPORT GROUP, 610-776-5992, http://www.lvrsdsupport.com

E-mail: lvrsdcrps@gmail.com

LEHIGH VALLEY TRANSPLANT SUPPORT GROUP, 610-402-8506

LYME DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP, 610-767-7964 (Michelle) or

E-mail Heidi: hnthealy@aol.com

MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers), 1-800-848-6233, http://www.madd.org

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION, 610-391-1977, http://www.mda.org

NAMI PA LEHIGH VALLEY SUPPORT GROUPS – NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS, 802 W. Broad St., Bethlehem, 610-882-2102, E-mail: jbandics@namipalehighvalley.org; http://www.namipalehighvalley.org, Educational classes offered for people with a mental illness and for families with a relative with a mental illness.

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS ABE AREA, 610-439-1998, http://www.na.org

NATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY, 610-395-7230, http://www.nationalmssociety.org\pae

NEW CHOICES, 610-861-5350, http://www.northampton.edu/student-resources/

new-choices.htm

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS, 610-435-2736. 12 Meetings per week in the Lehigh Valley

PARENTS WITHOUT PARTNERS, 610-398-3875

PARKINSON SUPPORT GROUP OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, 610-868-3510

PEDIATRIC CANCER FOUNDATION SUPPORT GROUP, Meeting fourth Wednesday each month, 6-8 p.m. Contact Nicole Ronco 610-393-9215; http://www.pcflv.org

PHOENIX SOCIETY FOR BURN SURVIVORS, 800-888-2876

THE PROGRAM FOR WOMEN AND FAMILIES, 610-433-6556

SEXAHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 610-682-9622

SHARE OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY (Parents suffering loss through miscarriage, early infant death or stillbirth), 610-868-3394 or 484-554-3066

SLEEP DISORDERS GROUP, 610-776-5336. Sponsored by the Sacred Heart Hospital Sleep Disorders Center.

ST. LUKE'S HOSPITAL SUPPORT GROUPS, 610-954-7900

SUGAR FREE KIDS (Diabetic children), 610-402-5000

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, 610-791-3712, 1-800-932-8677, http://www.tops.org

TOBACCO FREE NORTHEAST, 236 N. 17th St., Second Floor, Allentown, 1-866-974-7848, http://www.tobaccofreene.com

TURNING POINT OF THE LEHIGH VALLEY, Domestic Violence Hotline, 610-437-3369; Lehigh County, 610-868-5454; Northampton County, 610-867-6477; Administrative office, 444 East Susquehanna St., Allentown, 610-797-0530, http://www.turningpointlv.org

YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS`

B'NAI B'RITH YOUTH ORGANIZATION, 702 N. 22nd St., Allentown, 610-435-3571, http://www.allentownjcc.org; E-mail: snewman@lvjcc.org

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, MINSI TRAILS COUNCIL, 991 Postal Road, Allentown, 610-264-8551, http://www.minsitrails.com.

BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUB OF ALLENTOWN, 720 N. Sixth St., Allentown, 610-432-9323

BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUB OF BETHLEHEM, 1430 Fritz Drive, Bethlehem; 115 E. Fourth St., S. Bethlehem, 610-865-4241

BOYS' AND GIRLS' CLUB OF EASTON – GREAT Futures Start Here! , 210 Jones-Houston Way, Easton, 610-253-5846, http://www.eastonpabgc.org, E-mail: stars@fast.net

CAMELOT FOR CHILDREN, 2354 W. Emmaus Ave., Allentown, 610-791-5683

THE CARING PLACE, 931 Hamilton Mall, Allentown, 610-433-5683

CHILDREN'S HOME OF EASTON, 2000 S. 25th St., Easton, 610-258-2831 ext.153, Fax: 610-258-3165, http://www.thechildrenshome.org

DREAM COME TRUE, P.O. Box 21167, Lehigh Valley, 610-865-3475

EAST SIDE YOUTH CENTER, 1140 East Clair St., Allentown, 610-434-9769

EASTER SEALS EASTERN PA RECREATION & RESPITE FOR CHILDREN & YOUNG ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES, Hang Time held in Bethlehem Thursday evenings; Saturday respite held in Bethlehem the third Saturday of the month (10 a.m.-4.p.m.), 610-866-8092, http://www.easterseals-easternpa.org; E-mail: alex.humanick@easterseals-easternpa.org

EASTON AREA COMMUNITY CENTER (After school programs), 901 Washington St., Easton, 610-253-8271, E-Mail: saints1@ptd.net.

GIFTED EDUCATION ASSOCIATION OF READING & BERKS COUNTY, Reading, http://www.berksweb.com/gear

GIRL SCOUTS OF EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA,, Lehigh Valley Service Center, 2633 Moravian Ave., Allentown, 610-791-2411, http://www.gsep.org

JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT OF GREATER READING & LEHIGH VALLEY, 1150 Glenlivit Drive, C-35, Allentown, 610-373-3500, http://www.juniorachievementreadinglehigh.org

KIDSPEACE, Main Office, 5300 Kids Peace Drive, Orefield; Bethlehem Office, 1650 Broadway, Bethlehem, 1-800-257-3223, http://www.kidspeace.org

LEHIGH COUNTY YOUTH ASSOCIATION, Sixth St. and Sumner Ave., Whitehall, 610-434-5885

PA YOUTH BALLET, 556 Main St., Bethlehem, 610-865-0353, http://www.bglv.org

SAFE KIDS COALITION, 245 N. Sixth St., Allentown, 610-437-7598

THE LEHIGH GAP NATURE CENTER, LEHIGH GAP WILDLIFE REFUGE, 8844 Paint Mill Road, P.O. Box 198, Slatington, 610-760-8889, web site: lgnc.org

VALLEY YOUTH HOUSE, 829 Linden St., Allentown, 610-820-0166

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