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2017 Christmas Ball
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Making Dreams Come True
Services for Children
The Barber National Institute offers a wide-range of services for children with disabilities and behavioral health challenges from birth through childhood and adolescence.
Making Dreams Come True
Services for Adults
The Barber National Institute provides services for adults with disabilities and behavioral health challenges that will foster greater independence, increase community involvement and improve social interaction.
Making Dreams Come True
Services For Families
Every family has unique needs, strengths, and preferences. Our services for familes offer many programs which are flexible in meeting your needs.
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The Barber National Institute employs more than 2,400 dedicated and caring professionals who carry out our mission of making dreams come true for children and adults with intellectual disabilities and behavioral health challenges and their families.
Behavioral Health
Behavioral Health
Intellectual Disabilities
Intellectual Disabilities
Education
Education

Intellectual Disabilities and Behavioral Health Services

Providing hope and opportunity to individuals with intellectual disabilities or behavioral health challenges is the mission of the Barber National Institute.  We offer a range of education, job training, residential and behavioral health services to more than 4,300 children and adults and their families from our main campus in Erie, PA, and throughout the Northwestern Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia regions, as well as training and development to professionals around the world. 

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