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Emily Knauer

Emily Knauer
Program Director of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

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Emily is a native of Dauphin County who graduated from West Chester University with a degree in Criminal Justice. Emily has extensive experience as a direct service worker and manager. Emily started her professional career as a Dauphin County Juvenile Probation Officer in the aftercare unit. She started with JusticeWorks in 2008, serving as a Community Habilitation Specialist and quickly promoted to a Supervisor in Berks County. Emily relocated back to Harrisburg in 2010 to open the Dauphin County branch as an Assistant Director. In July of 2015, Emily transitioned to the role of Director of Dauphin, Cumberland, and Perry Counties. The three counties continue to grow with Emily overseeing services with Children and Youth, Juvenile Probation, Area Agency on Aging, Adult Probation, and local homeless shelters.

About us

JusticeWorks has continuously sought to enhance our skills. To that end, we have incorporated into our service array evidence-based and research-informed programming to achieve the best outcomes for the youth and families in our care. These services can be offered as ‘stand-alone’ services or as enhancements to our own signature services.


JusticeWorks YouthCare
1500 Ardmore Boulevard
Suite 410
Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Phone: (877) 525-JWYC (5992)

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4 Carriage Lane
Suite 405
Charleston, SC 29407
Phone: (843) 974-5934

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1591 Robert J Conlan Boulevard
Suite 128
Palm Bay, FL 32905
Phone: (484) 281-3703