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Pressley Ridge provides an array of services to families and to troubled and troubling children while helping these children remain close to their families and communities.

An Ice Cream Fundae Coming Up at the Pittsburgh Zoo

PRESSLEY RIDGE, a local non-profit organization benefiting vulnerable children and families in crisis, will host its 18th annual Ice Cream Fundae at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium in Pittsburgh, PA on the evening of Saturday, August 25, 2012. The event, a longtime local favorite and Pressley Ridge’s signature fundraiser, will feature all-you-can-eat-ice cream in over 10 tempting Hagan flavors as well as entertainment and activities for all ages. This year’s Ice Cream Fundae also marks the debut of the Pressley Ridge School for Autism’s craft store, giving guests an opportunity to meet our kids, learn how we serve the community and browse a collection of unique, handmade items. Continue Reading

Pet Therapy for Children at Pressley Ridge

Pressley Ridge’s Home Places Gets a New Kind of Therapy  From Four-Legged Friends At Pressley Ridge’s Home Places, a small residential program in Pittsburgh that provides services to children and adolescents with developmental delays and behavioral problems, Sue Ezzo, RN and Corinne Lane, FLS Coordinator at the Allegheny County Day School, bring their dogs to… Continue Reading