JOBS - Come work with us.

Are you driven to make a difference in the lives of others, to provide support, advocacy and empower others to live their best lives? 

Are you interested in working with adults with behavioral health and developmental needs or families and their infants and toddlers with developmental needs?

As an employee at Lancaster County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services you will

  • Assist individuals and families to create individual service plans by identifying their needs, goals, strengths and abilities.
  • Coordinate and secure the most beneficial services for individuals and families.
  • Assist individuals to achieve the most independent and fulfilling lives possible within their communities.
  • Work with families to support strategies that promote the progress of their infant/toddler and to provide resources that help families connect with community resources and other families.

You can also be a part of our team by providing clerical, fiscal and program support to our front-line staff. Help our front-line staff provide  the best services they can to Lancaster County residents who qualify.

To explore employment opportunities with BHDS click below.

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Become a LCBHDS Advisory Board Member

Lancaster County Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (LCBHDS) is seeking individuals to serve on the LCBHDS Advisory Board.


Members are appointed by the County Commissioners for terms of 3 calendar years and serve no more than 2 consecutive terms (6 years) and functions in an advisory capacity to the County Commissioners. The Board currently meets quarterly with additional meetings scheduled as needed.


Responsibilities of the BHDS Board include, but are not limited to, review and evaluation of Lancaster County BHDS services in relation to the local need for services. Review and approve annual plans mandated by the PA Department of Health and Human Services. The BHDS Board recommends candidates to the Commissioners for appointment as the BHDS Administrator.


If you are interested in becoming a Board member, please  click here to access the application. Fill out the application , save it to your computer and email to BHDSGeneral@lancastercountypa.gov  along with your resume and letter of intent.