Blair HealthChoices

Central PA Behavioral Health Collaborative, Inc. d\b\a Blair HealthChoices, is a private, not for profit company formed by the County of Blair. The company was incorporated in June 2003.


The Central PA Behavioral Health Collaborative, Inc. Members and Board of Directors share the vision that persons with mental health and substance abuse needs will have access to quality behavioral health services, and that these services will improve their opportunities for recovery and growth, for exercising choice and control in their lives and to use their strengths and abilities as a member of their family and the community.

Mission Statement

The Central PA Behavioral Health Collaborative, Inc. has adopted a mission statement that represents the foundation of what the public behavioral health service system must emulate.  This mission is succinctly stated as follows:  The Central PA Behavioral Health Collaborative will implement an integrated behavioral health program that offers access to quality, cost-efficient services and supports.

The organization is managed by an Executive Director, Amy Marten-Shanafelt, under the direction of a Board of Directors which may be comprised of county commissioner-designated individuals including consumer, family, and community business representatives.

Upcoming Community Events

Drop-InMondays 12pm-4pmBethany Lutheran Church
200 3rd Ave
Altoona, PA 16602
Community Care - Member Advisory Committee1pm - 2:30pm Wed., February 10, 2016
Wed., May 11, 2016
Wed., August 10, 2016
Thur., November 9, 2016
Altoona Water Authority
900 Chestnut Ave
Altoona PA 16601
Community Care - Family Advisory Committee10am - 11:30am
Wed., January 13, 2016
Wed., April 6, 2016
Wed., July 13, 2016
Wed., October 5, 2016
Altoona Public Library
1600 5th Ave
Altoona PA 16602
Community Care - Youth & Young Adult Member Advisory Committee3:30pm - 5:00pm
Thur., February 18, 2016
Thur., May 19, 2016
Thur., September 15, 2016
Thur., November 17, 2016
Altoona Public Library
1600 5th Ave
Altoona PA 16602