Ataxic Cerebral Palsy is an inability to coordinate voluntary muscular movements that is symptomatic of some central nervous system disorders and injuries and not due to muscle weakness.
BARC is a non-profit human services agency that serves and advocates for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Bayada Nurses is a private duty services which provide personal care and support services, skilled nursing services and community outreach services. The care is provided by our compassionate home health aids, live-ins, LPNs, and RNs, and can be scheduled up to 24 hours a day.
Bucks County Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (BCABVI) is dedicated to helping people with impaired vision get the answers, resources and support needed to effectively manage their vision loss.
Bucks County Community College Disability Services offers test modification, basic mobility orientation, liaison with faculty, adaptive computer assistance, access to texts in alternate forms, hearing devices, note taking assistance, and specialized tutoring.
Bucks County Health Improvement Partnership (BCHIP) provides a leadership role in Bucks County through a collaborative approach to address gaps in health services and to improve the health status of the community. Initiatives include:
- Lower Bucks Clinic – Provides free health care to low-income, uninsured adults, especially those living in Lower Bucks County
- Volunteer Doctors Care – Upper Bucks Clinic – Provides free health care to low-income, uninsured adults who reside in Upper Bucks County.
- Children’s Dental Program – Provides low-cost dental care for low-income, dentally uninsured children living in Upper and Lower Bucks County.
- Tobacco Control Program – Provides free smoking cessation program throughout Bucks County
- Bucks County Wellness Partnership – Develops collaborative health promotion and disease prevention activities throughout Bucks County.
- Domestic Violence Task Force – Increases awareness of domestic violence and promotes universal screening and counseling of patients in health care settings.
BrightStar is a team of caregivers which provides services for companion care, home support, outside support, personal care and skilled care.
The Bucks County Area Agency on Aging (AAA), one of 52 in Pennsylvania, is responsible for the planning and implementation of a variety of services and programs to assist older adults and their families.
Bucks County Behavioral Health System is a resource for individuals, families and agencies concerned with mental health, substance abuse and developmental disabilities. It provides information about behavioral health and developmental programs, laws, and related news, as well as communication tools and other features.
The Bucks County Children and Youth Social Services Agency is responsible under Pennsylvania Public Law to receive and investigate reports of child abuse and neglect, provide for the temporary care of children not able to remain with their own families and develop community-wide social service programs that promote family stability. Includes information about being a foster parent.