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Bethesda Children's Home
15487 State Highway 86
Meadville, PA 16335
(814) 724-7510

Bethesda Leadership Center
349 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 454-2749

Bethesda Trinity Center
462 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 453-2468

Summer Therapeutic Activities Program (STAP)

Summer Therapeutic Activities Program (STAP)

The Summer Therapeutic Activities Program (STAP) at Bethesda Children’s Home provides age specific structured therapeutic activities in a small group setting.. The goal is to assist in the development of behavioral, emotional, and social skills.


Therapeutic Group Curriculum

Mood, Behavior, & Emotion Identification

Peer relationships/interactions

Aggression Replacement Therapy

Therapeutic Journaling and Processing Social Stories

Coping skill development / strengthening families


Lunch provided daily Transportation is available to those who qualify Swimming available daily at the Meadville location

Meadville Campus Contact:  Brittany Mears 814-7247510 x 294 15487 St. Hwy 86 Meadville, PA 16335


Union City Elementary School Contact: Amy Helmer 814-453-2468 91 Miles Street Union City, PA 16438
Erie: Bethesda Leadership Center Contact: Amy Helmer 814-453-2468 349 West 18th Street Erie, PA 16502


2015 information coming soon!

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