Sept. 13 - 19
Celebrating Direct Support Professionals Week
Our dedicated DSPs share what they love about their work.
Dr. Gertrude A. Barber
Our Woman of the Century
Dr. Barber Honored by Erie Times-News
Barber National Institute
Covid-19 Information & Updates
As news is evolving quickly relating to the Covid-19 emergency, we are working to provide our families, staff and the community with up-to-date information regarding our response as well as resources for employees and families.
Barber National Institute
How You Can Help
Our organization continues to provide essential and lifesustaining services to our most vulnerable population. Your support is appreciated as we work to respond to the Covid-19 emergency.
Behavioral Health
Behavioral Health
Intellectual Disabilities
Intellectual Disabilities
Education
Education

Watch this video message from John Barber, President and CEO of Barber National Institute

Intellectual Disabilities and Behavioral Health Services

Providing hope and opportunity to individuals with autism, 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 7,300 children and adults and their families from our main campus in Erie, PA, and in the Northwestern Pennsylvania, Central Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia regions, as well as training and development to professionals around the world. 

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