ARISE Displays its Evidence-Based, Life Skills Program for At-Risk Youth in Pennsylvania

Harrisburg, PA – On November 3–5 ARISE Foundation will be displaying at the Annual Pennsylvania Conference on Juvenile Justice. This is the first time that ARISE has been a part of this conference taking place at the Harrisburg Hilton and Towers.

Online PR News – 29-October-2010 – – Representatives from Harborcreek Youth Services, a local Erie PA organization, will be on hand to answer questions. HYS hopes to implement the ARISE Life Skills Program with organizations working with troubled and at risk youth, throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding states. ARISE has contracted with HYS in order to accomplish this and will be working closely with HYS to ensure the fidelity of the ARISE Life Skills Program.

ARISE recently conducted a 5-Day ARISE Master Life Skills Training for HYS staff and affiliates. In this five-day intensive training, 10 participants were certified as ARISE Master Trainers. They are now certified to conduct the two-day (14-hour) ARISE Life Skills Instructor training.

Visit for more information about ARISE Master Life Skills Training.

Since ARISE was established almost three decades ago, it has trained and certified over 5,000 group facilitators (instructors) who have taught more than 4,000,000 documented hours of ARISE life-skills lessons in Florida alone. ARISE is used across the USA and in Canada, Jamaica, England, Australia, Bahamas, Bermuda, New Zealand, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Bosnia, Kazakhstan, Kingdom of Bahrain, South Africa, American Samoa, and now Vietnam. The ARISE curriculum is also available in Spanish.

For more information, please call Edmund Benson at ARISE toll-free: 1 (888) 680-6100 or visit

Visit the ARISE website for more information on ARISE Drop It at the Door Training, ARISE Basic Health, ARISE Teen Pregnancy Prevention & Awareness and ARISE Spanish Materials.

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Provide valuable ARISE life skills and staff training to at-risk youth and the adults who care for them. We enable youth to achieve their highest potential as law-abiding citizens through ARISE group sessions conducted by well trained, ARISE facilitators.