Social Securtiy Administration
Local office where individuals can apply for Social Security benefits (including Retirement, Disability or Spouse
Bureau of Autism Services
A Department within DPW (Department of Public Welfare) specifically addressing the needs, issues and concerns of people with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Pennsylvania. Provide information on available services and waiver funding.
Lehigh County MH/MR
Provides services and supports for individuals with mental illness, mental retardation, or autism
Customized employment for people with developmental disabilities. Also services for youth in their transition from school to careers & work.
Community Services Group
Provides mental health and mental retardation services including residential, vocational, community-based, and adult day services.
Community Resources For Independence, Inc- Allentown
Offers independent living services to people with disabilities so they can remain in their home and community. Accessibility education, waiver information, independent living services, attendant care service coordination, assistive technology, and information and referral
Liberty Resources- Allentown
Advocates and promotes Independent Living for persons with disabilities; Information and referral, peer support, skills training, housing counseling; Their Transitioning Services consist of an array of services which support Consumers' goals to transition from school, parents
School to Life
Program for youth ages 14-21 with any type of disability who want to learn skills so that they can live independently in the community of their choice. Independent living skills, peer support, information and referral, recreation activities
VIA Of The Lehigh Valley
Services for individuals with disabilities: Adult Basic Education, Career Development, Computer Education, Independent Living Skills, Job Search, Vocational Education
VIA of the Lehigh Valley provides services for children and adults with developmental
Step By Step, Inc.
Intensive case management and supportive living services for mentally ill and
developmentally disabled consumers and counseling for MH and MR clients. Bilingual staff
available. Residential living option
Mercy Special Learning Center
Accredited day school for mentally handicapped individuals age infant to 21. Now also state
licensed for over 21 yr. old program services: education and safe adult day care.
A variety of medical evaluations and therapy services for those with physical or mental disability.
Easter Seals Of Eastern Pa
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday
Services to physically and developmentally delayed children. Services include occupational
therapy, physical therapy, speech therapy and hearing therapy. Also runs various clinics to
evaluate disabilities. Summer camps in Reading and Bethlehem.
Early Intervention Preschool
An early intervention program offered to preschool children with developmental delays.
Occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech therapy are available.
Center For Independent Living
Helps individuals with physical and mental disabilities to find housing; helps qualify people for
Section 8 housing. Assists individuals to make home handicapped-accessible (known as Access
Lehigh Valley). Provides sign language interpreter services. C
Special Kids Network
Statewide hotline referral service designed to serve families of children with chronic health of disabling conditions.
Disability Rights Network Of Pennsylvania
Provide legal consultation and representation for individuals with disabilities and their families who are facing discrimination on the basis of disability and access to needed services.
Also provide information and referral and technical assistance to Pennsylvania residents with any disability issue.