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Humbly begun by a group of volunteers over a century ago, St. Joseph’s Center continues to honor the core values of Care, Concern, Compassion and Commitment.

Through pregnancy, family and adoption services; outpatient therapy; and extensive residential and community-based programs for children and adults diagnosed with intellectual disability, St. Joseph’s serves hundreds of people throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania on a daily basis.intro image

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Intellectual Disability/ Developmental Delay Services

Respectful and competent care is available through outpatient therapy, in-home assistance, adult day programs and residential services.

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Outpatient Therapy Services

A state-of-the-art therapeutic pool and fully equipped physical, occupational, speech-language, music and recreation therapy facilities enable the Center’s experienced team of professionals to offer comprehensive services under one roof.

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Adoption Services

A continuum of service, including home studies, pre-adoption education and counseling, and post-adoption support services, is dedicated to promoting happy and healthy families.

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Pregnancy and
Family Services

Non-judgmental support is available in the form of pregnancy and life skills counseling, emergency shelter, transitional housing, and access to baby supplies and furniture.