Welcome Potential Affiliates!

This page highlights the current Pennsylvania Youth Leadership Network Affiliate Groups, and gives information on how YOU can get involved. Click the link below to learn more about the PYLN Affiliate status, or apply NOW!

Becoming a PYLN Affiliate

Official PYLN Affiliates

Abilities in Motion – Teens Taking Flight

Teens Taking Flight is an innovative social, vocational, and recreational program dedicated to serving teenagers and young adults with disabilities. Participants come here to learn the skills they will need when they transition from school to adulthood.

Anthracite Region Center for Independent Living

The LIFE group, is a support, educational, recreational, and social group of young adults.

Bangor Area School District

The students at Bangor are focused on providing opportunities in service learning, self-advocacy, and leadership.


CHANGE is a youth-led and youth-initiated group focused on advocating for and educating peers and advising medical providers on navigating the transition from pediatric to adult health care.

Downingtown High School West

The students at Downingtown focus on leadership, self-advocacy, and social skills. The group’s purpose is for teens to get together outside of school and do things that their typical peers would do (dinner, bowling, etc) in order to generalize the social skills learned in school.

Eastern Lancaster County School District

The students at ELANCO hope to build leadership and self advocacy skills in order to impact the school and community culture.

Empowering Lives Foundation

Empowering people to live connected lives by helping them discover their purpose & talents through social experiences and customized meaningful employment!

Fox Chapel Area High School

A club for ALL Middle School and High School students with and without disabilities who want to increase leadership opportunities for ALL students in their schools.

PA Cyber Charter Schools

PACCT hopes to connect their cyber charter school students with their cyber students and their individual communities to build their service learning, leadership, and self-advocacy skills.

Highlighting our Affiliates

There are even more groups interested in becoming official. Will you be one of them?

**If you wish to contact any of the Affiliates listed above, please contact the Governing Board at pyln.gb@gmail.com