Developmental Disability (Mental Retardation)

Developmental Disability (Mental Retardation) services may be available to you through programs covering all 67 counties in Pennsylvania.  Services include counseling, case management, crisis/emergency services, residential and rehabilitative services for individuals and their families.


  • Be a Resident of Pennsylvania 
  • Have a diagnosis of mental retardation

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Resources are available through the state Office of Developmental Programs, or you may contact your County Mental Retardation System for information on services available to those with mental retardation.  The Joint Committee on Older Persons with Mental Retardation promotes dignity and quality of life for all persons with developmental disabilities.