We provide many services, including, the Crisis Nursery (an overnight or day respite assistance center for families to bring children from 0-6 years of age), Parent Support groups (weekly meetings held at two locations - the Lehman Center and Dallastown-, with free childcare), a Family Advocacy Service (we do home visits and try to link families up to available services and resources in the community), and a 24 hour hotline service for individuals needing support.

Basic Information

The Lehman Center
Contact Person
Janelle Swartz
Phone Number
Fax Number
400 W Market Street
York, PA 17401
Geographical area(s) in which services are provided
York County

Program Information

Social/Emotional Support
  • Caregiver Support Groups
  • Individual/Family Counseling
  • Child Care
  • Respite
  • For the Adult (formal or informal training in childcare; e.g. certificate program or continuing education course)


Frequency Of Meetings
Level of Formality
Not Particularly Formal/Informal

Assistance Needed

What assistance might your group/program need to better obtain your objective(s) (e.g., identifying potential speakers, gathering information, obtaining publications, etc.)?
We are always looking for volunteers and help with our fundraising activities.

Additional Comments

The phone number of our 24 hour hotline service (for any issue, e.g., needing to talk to someone, needing a resource, etc.) is: 717-845-5771, or 800-635-6619.

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Matthew Kaplan, Ph.D.
  • Professor, Intergenerational Programs and Aging

Contact Us

Matthew Kaplan, Ph.D.
  • Professor, Intergenerational Programs and Aging