Jeremiah's Place

The community's first crisis nursery is now open for 24/7 child care - all day and all night! Call us at 412-924-0726.

We are open to all children ages 6 and under for free, temporary short-term care when families are in crises or experiencing an emergency situation and need safe care for their children. We look forward to serving the needs of all families when they have no other safe option for childcare.


We are located at 6435 Frankstown Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 in the Kingsley Center building. Call us at 412-924-0726 or email us at for details.

Jeremiah's Place is a nonprofit organization advocating for the safety and well-being of young children.

Our mission is to protect children and strengthen families by providing a safe haven of respite, health, renewal, and support for children and families during times of crisis.  We strive to serve as a leading voice for child abuse prevention thereby transforming the community into a place that is safe, stable, and loving for all children.

Read more to see how you can be a part of this innovative work.

Jeremiahs Place

What's New

Rite Aid Foundation Grant

We received a $10,000 KidCents grant from the Rite Aid Foundation.

Check out KidsCents from the RiteAid Foundation!

See how your change could help make fantastic change for kids in need.

Fashionista 2014!

Read more about how Fashionista 2014! benefitted Jeremiah's Place.


Upcoming Events

Volunteer Orientation

Interested in volunteering at Jeremiah's Place? Duties may involve "baby holding," reading to a young child, assisting in an arts and craft projects, therapeutic play or other typical tasks associated with the care of young children. Light housekeeping and assisting with meal time duties may also be required. Volunteers must be willing to provide their full attention to the children while in the nursery.

Read about the Volunteer Eligibility Requirements. To sign up for the winter orientation, please email Eileen Sharbaugh.

Date: Thursday, January 15, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Jeremiah's Place at the Kingsley Center,
6435 Frankstown Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

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Did You Know?

In 2011 Allegheny County received over 17,000 calls about child abuse: 4,000 required intervention from Child Protective Services.