Community Group Homes in Erie, PA

The Barber National Institute provides structured residential living opportunities to adults and pre-adults with intellectual disabilities, autism and behavioral health needs. ; Throughout Erie County, a team of dedicated staff support these residents within 51 homes. Referrals in Erie County for residential services can be initiated through Erie County Care Management. ;Adult homes


Each residential home is unique and situated within friendly community neighborhoods. Our homes are created with a family setting in mind and feature items such as:

Resident Development

Each resident is encouraged to develop to his/her fullest potential and to maintain as much independence as possible. Family involvement and healthy relationships are a priority with our residents at the Barber National Institute. To that end, the following areas are substantial focus points:

Personalized Service and Continuity of Caregroup homes

Each resident receives personalized service to ensure the highest level of quality through continuity of care.  ;To maintain quality, special attention is given to the following areas:

For more information regarding residential services in Erie, please contact: Program Director Katie Maffeo at (814) 480-6816 or or Associate Program Director Jared Delio at (814) 878-4078 or