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Dickinson Center visits Stairways

Friday, January 22, 2016

Prospective new affiliate member of Journey Health System

On Friday, January 15, administrators from Dickinson Center, Inc. of Ridgway, Pa., paid a visit to various Stairways sites and programs.

The Stairways visit was one step in the due diligence process Dickinson has undertaken as they consider becoming an affiliate member of Journey Health System.

On November 2, 2015, Dickinson and Journey Health System announced that their Boards of Directors have signed a Letter of Intent to negotiate terms of an agreement for affiliation.

Touring programs and meeting Stairways and Erie-based Journey administrators and staff were Heidi Thomas, Angela Chew, Lynne Childs, Sara Mercer, Carol Wells, Leona Hoohuli, Tim Lowe, Jim Prosper and Jennifer Dippold.

Dickinson Center, Inc. provides behavioral health, intellectual disabilities and children's prevention service, and is recognized as one of the leading rural behavioral health providers in Northwestern Pennsylvania.

Headquartered in Ridgway, Pa., Dickinson employs over 200 professionals and serves clients throughout Elk, Cameron, Potter, McKean, Forest, Warren, Jefferson, and Clearfield counties.

You can find more about Dickinson on their website:

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