|About||is designed to break down the barriers that hinder at risk youth and low-income families from reaching their fullest potential. Our purpose is to help the family system remain strong even when there is a crisis. This grant will give us the opportunity to|
Our mission is to create an environment to allow children to grow to their fullest potential through cultivating and empowering their divine purpose. Our mission is to guide and mentor Lancaster's children through building positive and meaningful relationships.
Our goal is to intentionally plant seeds of righteousness, academic achievement and leadership in the hearts and minds of every child at Mookie's place. We strive to fulfill this mission through after-school programs, summer camps, experiential learning, counseling, and job training that challenge youth to develop and realize their potential.
|Description||Ever since opening the doors of our Youth Organization in 2014, we have strived to be the leading source for residents in the Lancaster. At Mookie's Place Inc, we go above and beyond to make sure your life is made easier by providing you a wide range of resources that are accessible to you at any given time during the day. Read more about the resources we offer, and see what makes us different than the rest.|
After School Program
The school day is over, and you still have to work. Don't worry, there are plenty of things to keep your kids busy, entertained, and challenged. Mookies Place is a safe place for children to play, learn and grow when out of school.Our qualified and caring staff focus on nurturing the development of each child. We provide a place to have fun, make new friends and become more active.
Children create lasting memories as they engage in a variety of educational and imaginative activities that encourage them to explore who they are and what they can achieve. We offer activities which stimulate children to be healthier and happier, including sports, art activities and computer exploration.
Our program activities will include but not be limited to science, reading, math, field trips, nature explorations, active play, drama, dance and music and homework completion. We are open from Monday thru Friday from 2 to 7pm and every second Saturday.
($40 Snack Donation Per month Per Family)
Transportation from school to the center is available.
We also provide afternoon snacks.
Targeted Case Management.
TCM case managers help clients gain access to services needed to meet their mental health needs, achieve recovery, and live independently in the community. Services are provided by skilled mental health practitioners who are supported by a team leader and a clinical supervisor. Case managers work closely with each individual to create a treatment plan, based on assessment of functioning, needs and strengths. We meet with individuals one-four times per month in their home or in the community.
We utilizes The Love and Logic model. The Love and Logic model is a 30-year-old philosophy of raising and teaching children which allows adults to be happier, empowered, and more skilled in the interactions with children. Love allows children to grow through their mistakes. Logic allows children to live with the consequences of their choices. Love and