Vista Autism Services | Eligibility and Enrollment Eligibility and Enrollment - Vista Autism Services





Thank you for your interest in Vista’s Adult Services programs. Before submitting a referral please review the qualifications below to determine if you or an individual you support meets key eligibility criteria.


Eligibility for Vista Adult Services programs is based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to:

Diagnosis And Support Needs

We specialize in serving individuals with a primary diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and associated symptoms such as persistent deficits in communication, social interaction or restricted/repetitive patterns of behavior, interests and activities.

Medical and psychiatric needs must not exceed supports required for symptoms associated with autism or comparable diagnosis.

Program participants must be ambulatory with limited assistance and able to safely ride in a vehicle with proper supports, if applicable.


We provide services throughout South Central Pennsylvania, predominantly Cumberland, Dauphin and Lebanon Counties, as well as portions of surrounding counties generally within a 30-mile radius of Hershey, PA.

For Employment and Day Services, participants must have means of transportation available to get to and from their program or job site.


We accept the following funding streams:

  • Medicaid Waiver
    • Consolidated Waiver
    • Community Living Waiver
    • P/FDS Waiver
  • School District Contract
  • Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)
  • County Base Fund Contract
  • Private Pay Arrangement

If you do not currently have funding, connect with your county office to get started.

Cumberland/Perry County
Mental Health, Intellectual
and Developmental Disabilities

1615 Ritner Highway
Carlisle, PA 17013
(717) 240-6320

Case Management Unit

1100 South Cameron Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104
(717) 232-8761

Lebanon County
Mental Health
Intellectual Disabilities
Early Intervention program

220 East Lehman Street
Lebanon, PA 17046
(717) 274-3415

York-Adams MH-IDD

261 North Franklin Street
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 632-8040

Lancaster County BHDS

750 Eden Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
(717) 393-0421