Human Services Mission:
The mission of the Greene County Department of Human Services is to establish relationships with consumers, families, providers and other interested parties, so that the Human Service needs in Greene County are met in the most effective and cost-efficient manner possible. The Department will accomplish this mission by effectively managing the county's resources and maintaining a service delivery system to improve the quality of peoples’ lives.
The structure and function of the Department of Human Services exists to provide a variety of services meant to assist people develop and maintain an independent and healthy lifestyle. The Department identifies the needs in Greene County and actively pursues public and private resources to meet them. It also improves coordination between and among a variety of services and programs.
Greene County Human Services Department operates on the following core values:
Individuals have the opportunity to lead full and productive lives within their local community.
Individuals’ points of view and values are respected.
Individuals have a choice about services, supports and, ultimately, their lifestyle.
Diversity is valued and respected within the human services delivery system and within the local community as much as possible.
The authority for planning and managing Human Services service’s for our residents is vested within the county program.
The Greene County Department of Human Services provides administrative capability so that the county can properly exercise the management and control responsibilities to assure that public funds are used properly, effectively and efficiently.
Value Behavioral Health (VBH):
VBH is the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare appointed Medicaid managed care organization that has been selected to manage the behavioral health services in Greene County. For more information on VBH can be obtained by clicking this link www.vbh-pa.com.
For general information, please contact the Information Services at 724-852-5399 / Toll Free: 1-888-852-5399 Greene County Office Building, 93 E. High Street, Waynesburg, PA 15370