Referrals & Eligibility

Who is Eligible

An individual of any age who has a developmental disability. This is a disability that is manifested before the person reaches 22 years of age. It may result in physical or mental delays or in a combination of both. Services can continue throughout a person’s lifetime if needed.

Making a Referral

Referrals can be made by health care professionals, school personnel, community agencies, family members or friends. Permission must first be obtained from the individual or family. To make a referral, contact Program Director, Pat O’Connor 814-781-7860 or Special Projects Director, Ricki Hood 814-475-2554 or you may contact the unit Elks Home Service Nurse directly.