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ARC of Pennsylvania is the local chapter of the Arc national organization on intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

Carbon-Monroe-Pike Mental Health and Developmental Services is the tri-county office for the state Office of Mental Health and Developmental Services.

Service Access & Management, Inc. provides and purchases various types of MH/MR services for residents of Berks County.

HumanWorks Affiliates, Inc. is our main corporation supplying the community and families with social services.

Additional Resources

Office of Development Programs: College of Direct Support

PAR: Pennsylvania Advocacy & Resources for Autism & Intellectual Disability

PA College of Direct Support

Advocacy Alliance

Speaking for Ourselves

Pennsylvania Special Olympics — Carbon County, Berks County, Monroe County

Bureau of Autism Services



Michael came to Spectrum Community Services-CMP from White Haven center in 2007 and it’s been quite a ride ever since. The easy-going, Pokémon loving Michael we all know and love has not always been this way; it took a lot of hard work and dedication from Michael and his team. When Michael first came to CMP, he was on 48 units of insulin throughout the day. Now he is only on 12 units! Additionally, he has lost over 100 pounds by making healthier food choices such as kale, fish, spinach, and broccoli. Michael used to eat all his meals slouched down using only a spoon but has since learned to use other utensils appropriate for the meal he is eating. Michael now chooses to go out into the community and engage with his peers. Through the change in behaviors in all aspects of Michael’s life, he is a much healthier and happier individual!