At Atkins House, we provide a Residential Program as both an alternative to prison or a transition from prison to community. In addition, our Treatment Programs provide various counseling and programs designed to assist residents, women ex-offenders in the community and women incarcerated in York County Prison.
A supportive and structured living environment which serves as an alternative to prison as well as a transition from prison to the community. Women work in the community, contribute a minimum of 10 hours of community service and develop a healthy, law-abiding lifestyle during their stay at Atkins House.
Atkins House has begun HIV/AIDS testing. The testing is open to anyone. Call Jodi Schmidt for more information at 848-5454.
Atkins House HIV/AIDS Education/Prevention program has been operating since 2001 and includes education groups at Atkins House and at York County Prison and individual risk assessments and risk reduction counseling at both locations.