Disabilities

THE ARC OF DAUPHIN COUNTY 
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm; CLOSED for lunch hour 12pm-1pm
Location: 2569 Walnut St., Harrisburg
Contact: 717-920-2727
(Must go through case management to receive state or county funding (not mandatory); otherwise, pay with own money or apply for waiver program)

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Go through a case manager for services;
advocate for children and adults; give
caregivers a break; two week 
daycamp in the summer; help with financial
management; some social activities;
positive behavior support; summer and weekend 
respice programs; job shadowing; etc. *Call for all services  
YesNo

*May have
Spanish
interpreter

In-boarding process (need to know medications for
retreats and field trips); BUT no screening process for other aspects of the
organization

 

GOODWILL KEYSTONE AREA (Open to youth for those in school and adults)
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30am-4pm
Location: 1150 Goodwill Dr., Harrisburg
Contact: 717-232-1831

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Vocational, supported employment, and employment training for those with disabilitiesYes: valid
documentation
for an I-9
Yes: BUT depends on the language

*call ahead

Yes: referral process

 

KEYSTONE HUMAN SERVICES
Location: 124 Pine St., Harrisburg, PA
Contact: 717-232-7509

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Provides support and services for those with
autism, mental health, and other intellectual disabilities
   

 

VISION RESOURCES OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA (Open to children and/or the visually impaired)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Location: 1130 S. 19th St., Harrisburg PA
Contact: 717-238-2531

 Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Transportation, help with reading and writing Yes

*Call ahead to ask for
specifics

NoYes: application