The Prison Rape Elmination Act (PREA)

The Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) was passed into by the United States Congress and signed by President George W Bush in 2003. PREA’s intent is to eliminate sexual abuse and sexual harassment in confinement facilities. The PREA National Standards .... Read more

Student Wellness Policy

Affirmative Action

Alternative Rehabilitation Communities, Inc. has an ongoing commitment to diversity. We provide the opportunity for all providers and vendors to participate in our bidding process regardless of their race or ethnicity. We offer a non-discriminating bidding process for the purchase .... Read more

Celebrating 40th Years


Alternative Rehabilitation Communities, Inc. is gearing up to celebrate 40 years of serving the youths in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Part of our celebration, is to engage the students in extracurricular activities and we asking for your .... Read more

Newsletters & Announcements

Schaffner Shelter Care Program

Beginning January 1, 2013, A.R.C. took over operation of Schaffner Shelter Care Program in Dauphin County. This program was developed to provide services for short-term, shelter care to dependent, pre-adjudicated and delinquent males and females with a maximum of 24 .... Read more