Elk County Commissioners Designate November 8th as Parents as Teachers Day

Monday, November 13th, 2023

At November’s meeting, the Elk County Commissioners County of Elk, PA designated November 8, 2023 as “Parents as Teachers Day” in Elk County, and recognized The Children's Center- DCI Parents as Teachers team’s service to the community.

DCI Parents as Teachers (PAT) Staff Celebrate National PAT Day

Thursday, November 9th, 2023

November 8th is recognized as National Parents and Teachers Day. On this day, our organization, along with many others across the nation, acknowledges the importance of this amazing program.

The Place Drop-In Center holds Open House

Wednesday, November 8th, 2023

An Open House at “The Place” Drop-In Center in Coudersport, Pennsylvania was held November 2nd, 2023.  Staff were very excited to see so many attend, including new faces, potential members, and different organizations.

DCI's PAT Hosts Coffee & Chit Chat 10/13/23

Wednesday, October 18th, 2023

This month we invited The Mama Coach - Karie Zoschg RN, BSN, CLC to share potty training tips. We had good conversations, learned a few new tips, and where to go for more information.

DCI Celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Tuesday, October 10th, 2023

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Check out this post for all things NDEAM 2023! Information will be added throughout the month.

DCI Receives Donation from Gasbarre Products, Inc.

Friday, October 6th, 2023

Dickinson Center, Inc., an affiliate of Journey Health System, was recently awarded $10,000 toward their new building project in St. Marys from Gasbarre Products, Inc. located in DuBois, Pennsylvania.

DCI Attends Bavarian Fall Fest

Friday, September 22nd, 2023

Dickinson Center’s team recently had a booth at the Bavarian Fall Fest in St. Marys The festival is organized by local volunteers each year during mid-September. There were approximately 83 booths selling many things including crafts and food.

DCI Attends Recovery Expo & Hiring Event

Monday, September 18th, 2023

Workforce Solutions' Appalachian Regional Commission Prosper Project hosted a Recovery & Hiring Expo at the Red Fern in Kersey on September 13, 2023. 

ESS Recognizes Essential Employer Holiday Inn Express

Friday, September 1st, 2023

This week's Essential Employer recognition goes to Holiday Inn Express in St. Marys for being a great Inclusive Employer.

Dickinson Staff Joins Leadership Elk & Cameron in Harrisburg

Thursday, May 11th, 2023

(Pictured. Front row, L to R: Jen Wonderly, Kate Brock, Rachel Barrett of DCI, Andy Urmann.  Back row, L to R: Tim Pearson, Tyler Cuneo, Cortney Fritz, Joe Jacob, Seth Weible, Mollie Anzinger, Jesse Schreiber, Bryan Linton of DCI.)

DCI's Kilpeck Accepting New Patients

Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023

Cristen Kilpeck, PA-C is currently accepting new patients for outpatient medication management services Elk, Cameron, Potter, and surrounding counties.

Northwest Bank Donates to Dickinson's St. Marys Construction Project

Monday, April 17th, 2023

Dickinson Center, Inc., an affiliate of Journey Health System, received a $100,000 commitment from Northwest Bank to support their new building project in St. Marys.

DCI Receives Trauma Informed Care Recertification

Monday, April 3rd, 2023

On March 24, the Behavioral Health Alliance of Rural Pennsylvania (BHARP) and Community Care Behavioral Health Organization visited a celebration for Dickinson Center’s trauma recertification at DCI’s Coudersport and Ridgway locations.

DCI's PAT Hosts Superhero Event

Wednesday, March 29th, 2023

What a super day the Parents as Teachers (PAT) Program at Dickinson Center, Inc. (DCI) had on March 22, 2023. They hosted their free “Super Hero’s” event for the public, including Elk County families with children five years of age and under.

DCI Receives Grant from ECCF for PAT Program

Wednesday, March 29th, 2023

ST. MARYS, Pa—Dickinson Center, Inc. (DCI), an affiliate of Journey Health System, recently received the Elk County Society for Special Services Grant from the Elk County Community Foundation to expand their Parents as Teachers (PAT) Program by continuing to offer family support, parent education, community outreach and events in Elk County, Pennsylvania. 

DCI's PAT Hosted a Safety Play Group on Feb. 23, 2023

Tuesday, March 14th, 2023

Dickinson Center, Inc. Parents as Teachers Program has once again partnered with Josh Woods, Community Traffic Safety Project Coordinator with Highway Safety Network.