AGENCIES

EARLY INTERVENTION (Birth – 3)
MHMR 111 N. Pennsylvania Ave. Suite 300 Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-3510
Contact: Gail Stredny gstredny@mhmr.luzerne.pa.us 570-826-3030

Northeastern Intermediate Unit 326 Adams Ave. Scranton, PA 18503
Contact: Jerry Niche Ph#: 570-348-6100

SCHOOL AGE (3-22)
Autism Behavioral Services, Inc. 1122 Wyoming Ave. Exeter, PA 18643
Contact: Mary Vesloski mvesloski@autismbehaviorialservicesinc.com (570) 655-1667

Step-By-Step, Inc. Cross Valley Commons 744 Kidder St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Contact: info@stepbystepusa.com 570-829-3477

Step-By-Step, Inc. 51 Gravel St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Contact: mlukaszewski@stepbystepusa.com 570-829-3477

Children’s Behavioral Health Services 104 Woodward Hill Rd Edwardsville, PA 18704
Contact: Christina Ouellette, LSW 570-714-7230 Contact: cbhs@epix.net

Children’s Service Center 335 South Franklin St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Contact: Joe Richter 570-825-6425 ext. 622 877-433-5112 www.cscwv.org

The Graham Academy 1 Institute Lane, Kingston, Pa 18704
We now serve students K-12.
PH#(570) 283-0641
Contact: Nick Ouellette

Milestones 1150 Wyoming Ave. Wyoming, PA 18644 570-714-2350

Luzerne Intermediate Unit #18 368 Tioga Ave. Kingston, PA 18704 570-287-9681 Contact:Tony Greico

John Heinz Institute 150 Mundy St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702 570-826-3800
Contact: Autism Dept.

Wyoming Valley Children’s Association 1133 Wyoming Avenue Forty Fort, PA
Ph: 570-829-2453 www.wvcakids.org Contact: kwilliam@wvcakids.org

Family Enrichment Center 541 Wyoming Ave. Scranton, PA 1850 570-342-4665

Friendship House Michael W. Bernhardt 570-342-8305 Ext. 2027
Contact: mbernhardt@friendshiphousepa.org

Allied Services 475 Morgan Highway Scranton, PA 18501-1103 570-348-1485
www.allied-services.org

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

LUZERNE COUNTY
SAFE (Supporting Autism and Families Everywhere) For parents of children who face the
challenge of autism. www.autismsafe.org. 469 South Franklin St Wilkes Barre Pa 18702 570-822-7259

LIV WITH AUTISM FOUNDATION Jennifer Olshefski Mountain Top, PA 18707
Email: livwithautismfoundation@msn.com www.livwithautismfoundation.com

FAMILIES SUPPORTING FAMILIES WITH AUTISM Darlene Minneci
85 North Wilson Street Hazelton, Pa 18201 570-454-6602

AUTISM AND RELATED DISORDERS SUPPORT GROUP Kathy Baas
1905 S&H Avenue, Danville Pa 17821 570-275-8904

RIGHT TO EDUCATION TASK FORCE This group meets to address issues regarding students receiving special education services. Members include parents, school officials and community reps. Any parent welcome. Roxanna Stahr- parent contact 570-384-1254 Rstar1@epix.net Rita Cheskiewicz 570-675-4441 ritachesk@aol.com Jeanne Barilla IU18 570-287-9681 jbarilla@iu18.org

LACKAWANNA COUNTY
Parents Loving Children Through Autism(PLCTA) Contact: Kathleen Walsh (570) 341 – 3388

MONROE COUNTY
Pocono Autism Society Contact: Bob or Beth Dellicker (570) 421 – 2299

PIKE COUNTY
Pike Autism Support Services(PASS) Contact: Jeanne Passaro (570) 296 – 5073

WAYNE COUNTY
The Autism Support Group of Wayne County Contact: Allison Wallace (570) 689 – 7825

“Continuously working to provide support to local autistic individuals”