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Old 02-26-2006, 06:21 PM
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In the Pittsburgh area:

Families Outside
Second Floor, 6401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4051
(412) 661-1670


Pittsburgh Hospitality House
7211 Thomas Blvd.
Point Breeze
Pittsburgh, PA 15222




In the Philadelphia area:

The Pennsylvania Prison Society
245 N. Broad Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 564-6005


Economical Family Service
Box 29636
Philadelphia, PA 19114
215-843-6935
(Transportation to the prisons)


PhillyVan.com
P.O. Box 48013
Philadelphia, PA 19144
(267) 972-7651
(Transportation to the prisons)
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do you know if there is any from scranton,PA to Greaterford.and im trying find out how to get there if not. please help
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Old 06-23-2007, 06:21 PM
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Hi from New york and my son is in prison in P.A,is there a prison bus service like New york to take you seen them?
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Old 09-07-2007, 07:15 AM
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Do you actaully have to be related to the inmate to use the Families Outside services?
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Old 09-21-2007, 11:57 AM
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From Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton Area:
A&v Transportation - 610-433-3112

Goes To Graterford, Dallas, Coal Township, And Somerset
Call Yolanda For Reservations
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Old 09-25-2007, 07:25 AM
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you can take a bus to easton and from there catch the A&V transportation. call Yolanda at 610-433-3112 for info.
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Old 11-16-2007, 01:50 AM
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yea I would love to know if there is an easy way for me..Im coming from Brooklyn, NY and I am trying to get to Cam Hill
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Hi I'm New To This Does Anyone Know If There Is A Bus That Would Take Me From Philly To Sci Retreat
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Old 04-14-2008, 07:54 PM
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Phone number for Prison Society is incorrect. The correct number is 215-564-4775 ext 119.
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Old 09-07-2008, 03:26 PM
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do you know if there is any transportation going to pittsburgh state prison in pennsylvania
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traveling to smithfield from philadelphia on saturdays $50 per person call Jazmine [Please do not advertise on PTO Message boards or post personal/business phone numbers.]

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Old 10-10-2008, 12:26 PM
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Looking for transportation from lancaster, pa or surrounding area to SCI Mercer. Not sure where to begin...help! No Amtrak trains or Greyhound buses go there...

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Hi I am looking for transportation out of the Bronx or manhattan heading to Allenwood Medium. Does anyone know of any van or bus services I could use.
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From NYC your not going to find any....Out of Philly you will...what you need to do is catch a bus to philly and then pick up a van service from there
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Hi im in coatesville pennsylvania and trying to get to sci pittsburgh prison to see my hubby i cant take it anymore i need to see him sorry for sounding desperate but i kinda am well hopefully ill hear from someone thank you
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Is that the name of the prison? SCI Pittsburgh?
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Can u tell me if there are any bus services that go to Somerset from Philadelphia and if so how much are they and where are they located?


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coming from Lancaster trying to make it to sci forest in Pittsburgh really need transportation no trains or buses go there...looking for any type of van service that could help me ....thanx
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Im in philadelphia looking to go to mercer,pa ASAP
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I am from Uniontown *about 40 miles south of Pitts* and was interested in going on the bus to Dallas, PA. My only thing is...do I have to be related/family to go on it or friends are able to also????
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I am from Uniontown *about 40 miles south of Pitts* and was interested in going on the bus to Dallas, PA. My only thing is...do I have to be related/family to go on it or friends are able to also????
No...you don't have to be related to use the service.
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Old 07-14-2009, 10:14 AM
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No...you don't have to be related to use the service.

Thank you, I been wonderin about that.
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Old 07-15-2009, 11:13 AM
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Again im from philly going to Mercer, PA anyone wanna go with me!!! ASAP
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Looking for transportation from lancaster, pa or surrounding area to SCI Mercer. Not sure where to begin...help! No Amtrak trains or Greyhound buses go there...

thanks~christina
Hi, Do you still need to go to Mercer, PA i wanna make a trip up there. I live in Philly i want to rent a car and ride there let me know if intrested??? Anyone!!!!
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