Unplanned or untimely pregnancy?

Carlisle Area Family Life Center is a pregnancy help center where anyone concerned about an unplanned or untimely pregnancy can find assistance as near as the telephone: 717-243-1918. Carlisle Area Family Life Center offers services to help the woman with her pregnancy, both emotionally and materially.

We start by listening with love and understanding. We don’t make decisions for you and we don’t pressure you. We work with you to meet your needs.

All of our services at Carlisle Area Family Life Center (CAFLC) are free and confidential.

Fall Volunteer Training

September 16

September 23

September 30

All sessions are from 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Ever thought about doing something meaningful that truly helps someone in need? Then consider becoming a volunteer with our center! We help over 1,500 people each year with their crisis needs, bridging the gap between their crisis and a positive solution. To become a volunteer, you will need to fill out an application, attend an interview and attend all three nights of training. For more information, call Lori at 243-6544 or email her at carlisleaflc@embarqmail.com.



Office hours remain 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For after-hour emergency needs only, please call our hotline at 800-848-LOVE.




We would like to thank Bruce Watkins and the Men’s Group of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Carlisle for hosting a successful charity golf tournament recently! The event, held at Mayapple Golf Course, brought in over $2,000 to our center!


A special note of gratitude must go to the Noontime Rotary Club of Carlisle for funding the recent renovations at our center. Thanks to the wonderful work of Matt Cloward and his crew from Cloward Building Concepts, we now have an awesome room to offer future ultrasound services and a fresh new look for our front offices. We cannot thank enough these groups and other community supporters for bringing us that much closer to fulfilling our dream!

Help With Pregnancy Decisions

Pregnant, or Know Someone Who Is?

When a woman thinks she’s pregnant, there are many things she might be feeling: joy, excitement, fear, sadness, confusion, panic, loneliness. Even in the best of circumstances, a pregnancy presents uncertainty. If you are pregnant or think you might be, we can offer you direction and support.

You are about to make some decisions that will have a profound effect on your life, your relationships, your emotional well-being, your body, and countless other aspects of your future. These decisions should be made only after you have learned as much as possible about your options. Educate yourself and choose what is best for you and your baby.
If you want free, confidential help for your pregnancy, call Carlisle Area Family Life Center.

“Providing Crisis Pregnancy Resource Support and Services Since 1979”

Amazon Smile

amazon-smileCAFLC is the newest participant in the AmazonSmile program. Retailer Amazon will donate .5% of sales to us if you designate us as a beneficiary on your purchases. There is no cost to you, and if you’re an existing Amazon customer, you can use your account as always. For more info about how the program works and to designate us as your charity of choice, go to www.smile.amazon.com. Thank you for your consideration.


5859hWould your church or organization like to host a baby bottle campaign or baby shower for us? Both projects are easy to facilitate and you would be helping us continue our community outreach as well as promote awareness of your group as well. Loose change collected in baby bottles and shower items collected for our layettes help us support a new mother who has nothing for her baby. If you’d like to help us make a mom smile, call our center at 243-6544.


ATTENTION BUSINESSES, ORGANIZATIONS & CHURCHES! Would you be willing to partner with us & Community Aid by having a clothing donation bin on your property? Community Aid has offered to give us a portion of the proceeds generated from clothing donations received at these bins. This would require NO MAINTENANCE on your part! Community Aid would regularly service the bins. If you are interested, please contact Lori at 243-6544.

Thank You For Your Continued Support!

Counseling and Parenting Class Volunteers NEEDED!

Do you like helping people? Do you like kids? If so, then let us hear from you! We need people willing to work with our clients on a one-to-one basis to assist them with their pregnancy or family issues. A counseling background is not necessary, but a willing ear and compassionate heart are. Training is provided.

We also need people to help us watch the children of parents who are taking our free parenting classes at our center twice a month. We provide this service so the parents in need of advice and support can discuss their concerns in a stress-free environment without having to worry about taking care of their children. Middle and high school students are encouraged to volunteer. Anyone age 18 and over must undergo a security clearance, which is paid by our center. Anyone interested in helping out in these areas should call 243-6544.

**Parenting Together Classes resume October 13, 2015.**