Support Group for Families of Incarcerated Persons

Written by Scott J. Sheely on Saturday - October 02, 2010.

Lancaster:  A new Prison Support Group for friends and families of folks who are in prisons will meet on the first and third Wednesday of each month beginning in October at Trinity Lutheran Church, 31 S. Duke Street in Lancaster, PA.  The group is free and confidential and strives to keep families strong while loved ones are incarcerated.  Click here for a downloadable registration form.

This program is sponsored by the CJS (Criminal Justice System) Co-Ministry of Trinity Lutheran Church and St James Episcopal Church.  For more information, call Pastor Sadie Pounder at 397-2734.

About the Author

Scott J. Sheely

Scott J. Sheely

Scott J. Sheely served as Executive Director of the Lancaster County Workforce Investment Board from 2000 until early 2015. He has worked as a Human Resource Director of a large mental health agency, operations manager of a nursing home chain, associate pastor of a church, and owner of a wholesale jewelry business.

Under Sheely's leadership, the WIB created the first health care-based Industry Partnership in Pennsylvania. He serves on the steering committee of the Pennsylvania Center for Health Careers and recently served on the Workfroce Cabinet of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging.