Support Group

At Wilkinsburg and Duquesne EARN, Operated by Grant Associates, we work with you to connect with any resources that will help support your work, training, education, and/or certification journey with us. Here are a few partners and referrals we accelerate:

Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC):

ELRC provides supports for early learning programs and helps families access quality early learning programs. For more information on the Early Learning Resource Center or to find child care near you please call 1-877-4PAKIDS (1-877-472-5437) or visit elrc5.alleghenycounty.us.

Dress for Success

Dress for Success is an advocate for women, providing professional attire for the critical transition to re-employment. EARN participants can contact their Career Advisor for information on how to connect with Dress for Success. For more information, visit pittsburgh.dressforsuccess.org.

Maternal and Child Health Services of Allegheny County

Pregnancy and birth are critical periods in any family’s life and an integral life change. The Maternal and Child Health Services include meeting with a nurse, breastfeeding support, smoking cessation services, and fatherhood engagement. For more information, please call:

                                          (412)247-7950

Literacy Pittsburgh (formerly Greater Pittsburgh Literacy Council)

Literacy Pittsburgh offers free education programs for adult and families in Allegheny and Beaver Counties. Programs include GED prep, reading, writing, math, English language, citizenship, and intergenerational tutoring for children. For more information, please call 412-393-7600 or visit www.literacypittsburgh.org.

Jeremiah’s Place

Jeremiah’s Place provides 24-hour emergency childcare for children birth to 6 years for a few hours or a few days, based on the needs of the family. Their services are available at no cost and are judgement-free. For more information or to schedule an intake, please call 412-924-0726 or visit www.jeremiahsplace.org.