City of Philadelphia, Department of Human Services

DHS’s community-based Intensive Prevention Services (IPS) providers work with the youth and families to prevent truancy, to steer youth away from delinquency by offering positive role models, improve school performance, enhance life and social skills and in many cases help family relationships through individual/family counseling and constructive activities. IPS providers supporting the Police School Diversion Program are located in six regions of Philadelphia:

the-bridge

West/South West/Overbrook: The BRIDGE

dcsphila

South Philadelphia: Diversified Community Services

juvenile-justice

Germantown/Mt. Airy: Juvenile Justice Center

paan

North Philadelphia: Philadelphia Anti-Drug Anti-Violence Network (PAAN)

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Kensingtion/Frankford: Norris Square Civic Association

cora-services

Northeast Philadelphia: CORA Services