Association of Retarded Citizens (ARC)
Offers services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities such as early intervention, supported employment, job training, transition planning, respite care, supported living and transportation
The Home and Community Services Information Systems offers a directory of all of PA's county MH/MR/DS. The Office of Mental Health/Mental Retardation/Mental Development administers services and programs for individuals with mental and developmental disabilities
Step By Step, Inc.
Step by Step, Inc provides intensive case management and supportive living services for mentally ill and developmentally disabled individuals. Residential living options include Lifesharing, Community Homes, Supportive Living and more.
The Advocacy Alliance
Services for individuals with mental health issues or mental retardation. Works with children, youth, and adults
Latinos For Healthy Communities
Tobacco counseling and treatment services, drug and alcohol treatment referrals, HIV outreach
& testing and drug prevention series. Bilingual staff. Runs a medical interpretation program (for
non-English speakers to be understood by medical staff).
Residential care for drug and alcohol addiction. Offers short and long term rehab programs.
Treatment for drug and alcohol abuse. Offers a 10-week conflict resolution class for adults.
Prevention and intervention services. Counseling for children for sexual abuse. Drug and
alcohol counseling for adolescents/adults. They also have a non-offending parent support group.
Provides an updated listing of support groups in the Lehigh Valley for relatives and friends of alcoholics
Step By Step, Inc
Intensive case management and supportive living services for mentally ill and
developmentally disabled consumers. Bilingual staff available.
Residential living, outpatient mental health and drug and alcohol services.
Outpatient counseling for adults and children. Takes MA and also private insurance.
Counseling for mental health issues and assists clients to return to their daily lives. Also has
group sessions and a partial hospitalization program.
The Mitchell Clinic
Mental health counseling, also for drug and alcohol issues, also runs groups that focus on various
Methodist Services Community Counseling
A non-profit program. Services provided: individual, family anger management, marital/couples
counseling, evaluations and referrals. Geared toward children and family counseling.
Hispanic American Organization
Counseling services/issues: abuse, anxiety, depression, ADD, drug/alcohol relationship. Works
with adults, children, couples, and families. On staff: mental health professionals, bilingual, bi-
Programs: outpatient services also offered to public. Call for more information. Partial
hospitalization therapy 6 hours a day. Day hours 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Counseling for children of divorce; divorced parents; parenting skills; adults in transition;
adolescent survivors of abuse eating disorders; survivors of suicide.
A Home Within
Free therapy program for youth and adults who have been in the child welfare system. Therapists are mental health professionals.
Youth Advocate Program
Youth Advocate Program is an organization that provides community-based alternatives to institutionalization, incarceration and other out-of-home placements in which they serve the most challenging youth through wraparound processes with families and community advocates. Services provided include Advocacy, Behavioral Health, Child Welfare, Gang Intervention/Prevention, Juvenile Justice, School-Based Services and Adult Services
VIA Of The Lehigh Valley
Services for individuals with developmental and physical disabilities such as Adult Basic Education and Computer Education, Vocational Education, Career Development and Job search, Independent Living Skills
Northwest Human Services
NHS provides residential living options, case/care management, and therapeutic services for individuals with disabilities.
The Advocacy Alliance
Community-based supportive services for individuals with intellectual disabilities or mental illness.
Northwestern Human Services
NHS is a community-based, nonprofit, human services provider offering social services to individuals with mental, developmental and intellectual disabilities, individuals dealing with addiction, seniors and juveniles. Residential services for individuals with mental, developmental and intellectual disabilities include Community Homes, Life Sharing, Transitional Housing, Supported Living