Creating Opportunities

Skills believes everybody has the capability of becoming the best version of themselves.

Skills believes everybody has the capability of becoming the best version of themselves.

Our supportive staff partners with people and families in their journey to overcome obstacles. We work to create opportunities that introduce possibility and hope. As a premier health and human services organization, Skills strives to help people living with behavioral health, intellectual or development challenges. We work to overcome adversity, promote choice, encourage recovery, and give support when the people we work with need it most.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to ensure that Skills of Central Pennsylvania, Inc. and its related companies is committed to creating opportunities and providing support for people who need specialized services to enhance all aspects of their lives.

Our Vision

Our Vision is to ensure Skills is recognized and respected for providing high-quality and cost-effective services to the people we serve.

Our Guiding Principles

We are committed to providing a safe, healthy, and supportive living and working environment.

We are committed to promoting respect and dignity to people, families, employees, and customers.

We are committed to developing and maintaining open and honest communication with people, families, employees and customers.

We are committed to providing the highest quality services in a cost-effective manner.

We are committed to being person-centered.

We are committed to be responsive to the changing needs, requirements, and markets for our services.

Our Guiding Principles

We are committed to providing a safe, healthy, and supportive living and working environment.

We are committed to promoting respect and dignity to people, families, employees, and customers.

We are committed to developing and maintaining open and honest communication with people, families, employees and customers.

We are committed to providing the highest quality services in a cost-effective manner.

We are committed to being person-centered.

We are committed to be responsive to the changing needs, requirements, and markets for our services.

Our Values

Because we believe in dignity and worth of every person,we are committed to operating according to the values of:

EMPOWERMENT

We champion choice and independence for the people we serve.  We train and entrust our employees to work toward the well-being of our clients, our communities and Skills.

QUALITY

We constantly work to improve our processes and services so that we can exceed the expectations of the people we serve, their families, our employees and our community partners.

PARTNERSHIP

Relationships are the keys to strength. We strive to build and improve connections with the people we serve, their families, businesses, donors, public officials and communities.

LEARNING

We understand that learning is an ongoing process. We value opportunities to gain knowledge that allows us to better serve people and our communities.

INTEGRITY

We do everything with the highest level of integrity.