Via of the Lehigh Valley is a non-profit agency that provides services for children and adults with disabilities like autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome. Serving the community since 1954, Via’s staff and volunteers help individuals and families from birth through retirement to gain life skills, obtain meaningful employment and develop social connections. Via of the Lehigh Valley, Inc. works in partnership with Via Events, Inc. and the Via Foundation, Inc. to accomplish these goals with community partners.
Via provides children, adults and their families with quality services that facilitate developmental and educational opportunities, as well as personal choice of career, home, leisure and retirement.
Via advocates for inclusion of all people with disabilities within schools, neighborhoods and communities, personal relationships, and employment.
Via builds communities that provide equal access to appropriate developmental services so people have friends who care and relationships that are rich and meaningful; enjoy a rewarding career of their choice; and are connected to the resources of their community.
Our mission is to help the people we serve reach their full potential.
Via envisions a time when all people will have equal access to appropriate developmental and educational services; have friends who care and relationships that are rich and meaningful; a rewarding career of their choice; and a satisfying retirement.