Hope House

RHD Hope House provides short-term residential services for adults in psychiatric crisis. We offer a safe and supportive environment for people who need a place to stay until they stabilize and can safely return to the community. Our maximum capacity is eight individuals. The average length of stay is one week. Trained staff members are on duty 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our dedicated staff of Bachelor’s and Master’s level professionals assists people in resolving their immediate crisis and mobilizing support systems in the community for ongoing treatment and support.

Hope House is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and is primarily funded through contracts with Magellan Behavioral Health, Northampton County MH/MR and Lehigh County MH/MR.

Hope House services are a safe and cost-effective alternative to hospitalization and are available to adults, 18 years of age and over, who reside in Northampton, Lehigh, and surrounding counties. Referrals must be submitted by a mental health professional such as an individuals Intensive Case Manager, a Crisis Hotline worker, therapist, psychiatrist, etc. Services we offer include, but are not limited to:

  • 24 Hour Crisis Intervention
  • Individual & Group Therapy
  • Medication Monitoring
  • Case Management
  • Psycho-Education
  • Mental Health Recovery