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If you or someone you know is struggling with alcohol, drugs or gambling, Compass Mark is here to help. Find treatment, recovery support and customized referrals for you or your loved ones.




We offer effective prevention programs for every age and setting. From small groups to classrooms to whole communities, learn more about our science-based strategies.


Trainings & Events

Our comprehensive training calendar lets you search addiction-related events throughout Central PA. Also check for Compass Mark trainings and updates on the annual Positive Change Conference.


All Compass Mark programs remain open and we continue to serve our community during COVID-19.

Our team members in Lancaster, Lebanon and Chester Counties are all in the office. If you need to visit us we require that masks are worn. Thank you for helping to keep out team safe and healthy!

Please reach out – we are here and ready to support you!

New Program Updates during COVID-19: Fall 2020

Registration Now Open!

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If you or someone you love is struggling with addiction, we’re here to help.

Upcoming Trainings & Events

  • Noon Webinar
    September 23, 2021
    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FSAD) is an umbrella term describing conditions caused by prenatal alcohol use, which affect approximately 40,000 infants every year. Professionals can play an important role in providing information to the public and preventing FASDs.  This free presentation via Zoom will take a deeper look into both the causes and short and long-term effects of FSADs. We will also dispel some of the common myths surrounding FASDs and provide the most up to date information!

Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) is a group of conditions caused when an infant withdraws from certain drugs (usually opioids) after being exposed in utero. Learn about the signs of NAS and the complications that can develop as the child grows and develops.

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Event Phone: (717)299-2831

  • Day 1
    September 24, 2021
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Day 2
    September 27, 2021
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Day 3
    September 29, 2021
    8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Schools and agencies wishing to add SAP (Student Assistance Program) team members should register the new team member to attend this three-day training. SAP training is a comprehensive training which results in certification for both the elementary and secondary level SAP program. SAP is the leading program of support in Pennsylvania for students K-12 and (more…)

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  • All Day Virtual Event
    September 24, 2021
    8:45 am - 3:45 pm

In its 39th year, the NJ Council on Compulsive Gambling offers this year’s virtual event: Engaging our Communities: Collaboration for Healthy Community Partnerships. Keynotes and workshops will address the family aspect of disordered gambling, as well as treatment and recovery from gambling disorders.

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