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Science-Based Addiction Prevention

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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.


Our offices are closed for the time being.

Most staff are working remotely, but you can reach us as always at (717) 299-2831 or

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Upcoming Trainings & Events

  • Session 9
    August 20, 2020
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
  • Session 10
    August 27, 2020
    2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

We Know BETter is a curriculum aimed to help youth make better, healthier choices on a variety of topics. From how they interact with media, to gaming habits, to learning about how dangerous substances can be and how to refuse them when offered we will touch on issues that are relevant to today’s youth.

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  • Evening 4
    August 22, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Evening 5
    November 28, 2020
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The addiction & recovery masses at Saint James are oriented toward hope and confidence in the abundance of God’s grace for those who have journeyed, or may be journeying, through the isolation and darkness of addiction.

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  • Part 1 of 2
    August 31, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Part 2 of 2
    September 1, 2020
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This VIRTUAL, 2-DAY training addresses the requirements for drug and alcohol screening and assessment of adults in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The required components of each tool, emergent care issues, screening options, level of case management determination, interviewing techniques and review of the DSM-V R Criteria for Substance Use Disorders will be covered.

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