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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 16-1758


Title 255—LOCAL


List of Qualified Counselors and Counseling Services; No. 16-2289 and 16-9309

[46 Pa.B. 6532]
[Saturday, October 15, 2016]

Administrative Order 15-2016

And Now, this 26th day of September, 2016, pursuant to 23 Pa.C.S.A., § 3302(d) and § 2505(b) governing the Compilation of a List of Qualified Counselors and Counseling Services, it is hereby

Ordered and Decreed that effective November 1, 2016 the Court of Common Pleas hereby Adopts the following list of Qualified Counselors and Counseling Services for Carbon County actions in Divorce, Termination, and Adoption proceedings.

 The Carbon County District Court Administrator is Ordered and Directed to do the following:

 1. File one (1) copy electronically to of this Administrative Order and Rule with the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts.

 2. File two (2) paper copies and one (1) electronic copy in a Microsoft Word format to with the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

 3. Publish the Rule on the Carbon County Court website at

 4. Forward one (1) copy for publication in the Carbon County Law Journal.

 5. Forward one (1) copy to the Carbon County Law Library.

 6. Keep continuously available for public inspection copies of the Administrative Order and List in the Prothonotary and Orphans Court Offices.

 7. Incorporate the Rule no later than thirty (30) days after publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin with this Court's complete set of Rules of Court published at

By the Court

President Judge

Counseling Agencies

Name Address Phone Counseling Services
1 Adoptions for the Heart 2212 Union Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18109
1-800-355-5500 Counseling for clients (birthparents, adoptive parents)
2 Adoption Services C/o Dr. Vincent Berger
28 Central Blvd.
Camp Hill, PA 17011
1-800-943-0400 Adoption
3 Bridge Youth Services 214 West Walnut St
Hazelton, PA 18201
(570) 455-1521 Counsel teens on divorce, adoption and termination services
4 Catholic Social Agency 13 Westwood Center
Pottsville, PA 17901
(570) 628-0466 Divorce, adoption & foster care
5 Concern Professional Services for Children, Youth & Families 22-24 North Franklin St
Fleetwood. PA 19522
(610) 944-0445 Divorce, adoption & termination services
6 Lutheran Home—Family Life Services 1 South Home Avenue
Topton, PA 19562-1399
(610) 682-1337 Divorce (only deal with people that want to be counseled)
7 Julie Corriere 433 East Broad Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
(610) 807-0218 Divorce & adoption
8 Kidspeace 5300 Kidspeace Drive
Orefield, PA 18069
(610) 799-8005 Foster care & associated with the statewide adoption network
9 Nancy Dutt 146 West Broad Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Work number
(610) 865-2288
Home number
(610) 770-1652
Counsel couples, child foster care & adoption.
No family court.
10 Planned Parenthood of Northeast PA 29 North 9th St
Allentown, PA 18101
(610) 439-1033 Adoption, termination services
11 United Charities 107 Madison Avenue
West Hazelton, PA 18201
(570) 455-1529 Divorce, general counseling
12 Methodist Services 51 Market St
Bangor, PA 18103
(610) 588-9109 All types of counseling services for all ages
[Pa.B. Doc. No. 16-1758. Filed for public inspection October 14, 2016, 9:00 a.m.]

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