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The Guidance Center

Our agency is located in Northwest Pennsylvania and offers a wide variety of community based services including; mental health, intellectual disabilities, education and prevention services. As a nonprofit agency established in 1984, The Guidance Center employs a staff of approximately 200. Although the majority of services are based in McKean County, some specialized services extend into other neighboring communities.

News & Updates

The Guidance Center is proud to announce our participation in the Warm it Forward McKean Project! As many of you may know, this initiative is a countywide effort to raise awareness about homelessness and housing issues throughout the area. With the cold weather already underway, we need your help. This season we are asking you […]

Great news! Pennie – Pennsylvania’s NEW health insurance marketplace – has extended its Open Enrollment deadline. If you still need to enroll in health insurance for 2021, you have the opportunity to do so now. There are two enrollment deadlines: For health coverage starting January 1, you must enroll in an insurance option by 11:59 […]

The Guidance Center would like to give thanks to our staff celebrating years of service recognition. People are and always will be our greatest asset. Please know that you are all important members of our team and your abilities and contributions will be an important part of our continued success and ability to serve our community.