Thursday, April 25, 2013

College in Your Neighborhood

College in Your Neighborhood!

Earn Your Associates Degree attending classes only 2 nights a week. The Upper Darby Community Outreach Corporation and ACE have a partnership with Harcum College.

Classes are provided in a non-intimidating setting for a comfortable learning environment.  Many costs are waived.

Grant and Financial Aid is available.

Space is Limited! Call Today 610-352-7008 or email for more information.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

CORA Early Years Registration

How Well Do You Know YOUR Delco Teens?

OMG…It’s Only Weed!

Have You Heard Delco Teens Say… 

“My parents never say that they are proud of me.” 
“It’s easy for me to buy alcohol, cigarettes, or other drugs.”
“No one in my neighborhood tells me that I am doing good.” 

Join us for an interactive Town Hall Meeting to
the “status” of Delco Teens! 

WHEN: Thursday, May 2, 2013
TIME: 2:00PM – 4:00PM OR 6:00PM – 8:00PM 
WHEREDelaware County Intermediate Unit (DCIU) Rooms 171/172, 200 Yale Ave.MortonPA


- 30% of Delco 12th graders have binged on Alcohol in the last month. 
-  More Delco teens drive under the influence of Marijuana than Alcohol. 
- 31% of Delco youth said that they feel sad most days.
This event will present data found in the 2011 Delaware County Pennsylvania Youth Survey with expected speakers including: Superintendent of the Upper Darby Police Dept., Michael Chitwood; District Attorney of Delaware County, Jack Whelan; Executive Director of Delaware County, Marianne Grace; and Administrator for the Delaware County Office of Behavioral Health, Jonna DiStefano. There will be opportunities to meet and join local community groups focused on youth prevention. 
For more information about this event, call Holcomb at: 484-4440412.
  This event is being coordinated by Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems and is funded by the Delaware County Office of Behavioral Health, Division of Drug and Alcohol Services.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Free Tax Prep at Christ Lutheran Church

It's not too late to file for 2012.

If you worked to earn any income in 2012 you may eligible for a refund.  The IRS-certified volunteers at DelcoAD will be available on Friday, April 12 from 9AM to 12:30PM at Christ Lutheran Community Church to assist residents with tax assistance.

This FREE service includes:
E-filing of federal and state tax returns
ITIN applications
FAFSA completion
Direct deposit of tax refunds
IRS payment plans

This service is for individuals and families who made under $50,000 in 2012. Documents required for tax prep are social security cards or proof ITIN for all family members, and any 2012 tax documents you have received showing income and qualified expenses.

For a full list of required documents or more information about Delco AD visit or contact

Monday, April 8, 2013

Click-Clack-Moo at the Upper Darby Performing Arts Center

The professional touring company Theatreworks USA brings “Click, Clack, Moo” to the stage on April 12, the musical based on the Caldecott award-winning book. At Upper Darby Performing Arts Center! Live, family entertainment at a price for every family member to enjoy!

DETAILS: A hilariously "moo-ving" musical about compromise, based on the award-winning book by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. The show is directed by John Rando (Tony Award- winner for Broadway’s Urinetown). “Click, Clack, Moo” received Lucille Lortel Award nominations for “Outstanding Musical” and “Outstanding Choreography,” and a Drama Desk nomination for “Outstanding Lyrics.”

 Theatreworks USA is America's largest and most prolific professional not-for-profit theatre for young and family audiences. Since 1961, Theatreworks USA has enlightened, entertained, and instructed over 72 million people in 49 states and Canada, now performing for about four million people annually. Every year, the company tours approximately 16 shows from its ever-growing repertoire of 115 plays and musicals.

At Upper Darby Performing Arts Center, we’re proud to bring this quality theater experience to our young audiences at extremely affordable ticket prices!

WHEN: April 12 at 7:30 pm
WHERE: Upper Darby Performing Arts Center 601 N. Lansdowne Avenue Drexel Hill, PA 19026 TICKETS: $6 - $9 610.622.1189 - Box Office