Serving Southeastern Pennsylvania & Delaware since 1952
In Center City ; Horizon House outreach workers are on the streets ; Monday-Friday (9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.) and Sunday-Thursday (11:00 p.m.-7:00 a.m.); and in West Philadelphia ; Monday-Friday (2:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.)
Horizon House, in partnership with individuals with disabilities and their families, advocates and provides comprehensive, community-based services. We create opportunities for those served to manage their lives through environment that emphasize individual strength and choice.
Horizon House will be a leading advocate and provider of comprehensive, person-centered services to individuals with disabilities and their families.
We Value People:
We believe people should be treated with dignity, respect, fairness and consideration in environments that are safe and comfortable and that support individual advancement.
We Value Growth:
We believe that personal growth is promoted through attention to present strengths and not past weaknesses. The development of community supports and resources enhances the quality of life.
We Value Diversity:
We believe that an atmosphere of mutual respect for each other's differences adds quality to our services and is essential to the rehabilitation process.
We Value Shared Ideas:
We believe that listening is a crucial part of effective communication and that consumers should actively participate in their service planning.
We Value Advocacy:
We believe that everyone is responsible for bringing about the change necessary to benefit those we serve to the fullest extent.
We Value Psychiatric Rehabilitation:
We believe services must be available as long as they are needed.