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 Government Center
17 South Seventh Street
Allentown, PA 18101-2401
Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Administrative Office: 
(610) 782-3952   
Fax: (610) 871-2755

Information & Referral Unit: 
(610) 782-3200 
Fax: (610) 820-3289


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Child Abuse Reporting 
Mandated Reporters must

Call 1-800-932-0313
Report Online here


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Kay Achenbach Director:
Department of Human Services
Kay Achenbach Interim Director:
Aging & Adult Services
Joshua A. Bridges Director:
Integrated Services
Kay Achenbach Director:
DHS Fiscal, Personnel, HealthChoices
Matthew Bauder Administrator:
J. Layne Turner Administrator:
Drug & Alcohol
Tim Boyer Administrator:
Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities, Early Intervention Services, Drug & Alcohol
Pamela J. Buehrle Director:
Children & Youth Services

For additional information
and eligibility requirements for the programs and services available through the Lehigh County Department of Human Services, please call:
Lehigh County's Information and Referral Unit at (610) 782-3200 or
email us.


Emergency Telephone Numbers

Aging and Adult Services (610) 782-3034
Children and Youth (610) 782-3064
Crisis Intervention (610) 782-3127
Early Intervention (610) 782-3125
Information and Referral (610) 782-3200
Mental Health (610) 782-3135
Intellectual Disabilities (610) 782-3126
Veteran's Affairs (610) 782-3295