News

The most recent news articles have been listed below. Click on the hyperlink in the "Headline" column to view the article.

  1. Funding supports treatment of adult survivors of child sexual abuse

    Diakon Family Life Services has received a nearly $100,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime & Delinquency “Endowment Act – Programs Assisting Victims” fund to support the treatment of adult survivors of child sexual abuse who are ...

    March 30, 2016

  2. Girls on the Run – Lehigh Valley receives community foundation grant

    Girls on the Run – Lehigh Valley has received a $2,500 grant from the Outdoor Recreation Fund for Youth of the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation. The grant supports the Diakon Child, Family & Community Ministries-sponsored program in serving g...

    March 23, 2016

  3. Diakon Adult Day Services at Ravenwood receives grant to aid low-income clients

    Diakon Adult Day Services at Ravenwood has received an $8,000 grant from The Community Foundation of Washington County, MD, Inc., to support subsidies for low-income adult day-care clients in 2016. The foundation’s grant helps to underwrite a careg...

    March 23, 2016

  4. Partnership grant supports effort to aid at-risk youths

    Two Diakon Youth Services programs have received a $28,100 grant from The Partnership for Better Health to provide community-based case-management services and mentoring to at-risk youths. The funds will support efforts by Diakon’s Flight and Bridg...

    March 23, 2016

  5. Diakon serves more than 65,000 people in 2015; provides $18 million in charitable care

    Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries and Diakon Child, Family & Community Ministries changed the lives of more than 65,000 people in 2015. "That is a significant amount of service," says Mark Pile, president/CEO, "that also involved more than $16 ...

    March 22, 2016