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Abound Health Acquires Professional Habilitation Services (PHS) and Unveils The Tara Center in Mercer, PA

In an exciting and transformative move, Abound Health, a leading healthcare provider dedicated to individuals with diverse needs, has recently acquired Professional Habilitation Services (PHS) in Mercer, Pennsylvania. This strategic expansion represents a significant milestone in Abound Health’s journey, as it extends its commitment to delivering top-quality care and support to a wider audience.

Abound Health’s mission revolves around providing comprehensive, compassionate, and specialized care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) and their families. With the acquisition of PHS in Mercer, PA, this mission takes a step further, aiming to enrich the lives of those it serves by extending its healthcare services and expertise to the Mercer community and its surroundings.

Highlights of the Acquisition:

1. Diverse Services: Abound Health is set to offer a comprehensive range of healthcare services designed to cater to the unique needs of individuals with IDD. These services include speech therapy, occupational therapy, behavioral health services, and more, all personalized to meet the specific requirements of each individual.

2. Experienced Team: The dedicated team at PHS in Mercer, PA, will become part of the Abound Health family, bringing with them a wealth of experience and a shared commitment to enhancing the lives of individuals with IDD.

3. Community Integration: Abound Health is deeply committed to fostering community integration and promoting independence for individuals with IDD. This expansion allows them to extend their mission into a new state, strengthening their impact and outreach.

Abound Health is dedicated to ensuring a seamless transition for clients and their families, maintaining the high standard of care they have come to expect. Clients will continue to receive individualized, person-centered care that focuses on improving their quality of life, fostering independence, and promoting overall well-being.

At its core, Abound Health is driven by innovation, compassion, and collaboration. This expansion underscores their unwavering commitment to making a profound difference in the lives of individuals with IDD. The organization is excited about the growth opportunity this acquisition represents, as they expand their footprint into a new state and broaden their reach.

The Tara Center: A Legacy of Compassion and Care

In a touching tribute, Abound Health has named their new center in Mercer, PA, The Tara Center. This name also carries a profound significance as it stands for “Therapeutic Adapted Recreational Activities.” This is a testament to the commitment of Abound Health to honor Tara and the legacy her parents, Phil and Pam Erdos, leave behind with PHS.

“In 1989, I started Erdos Transport Services to meet the specialized transportation needs of my daughter, Tara. Then in 2007, my wife Pam and I started Professional Habilitation Services, this time to meet the everyday care needs of our daughter Tara.”

Phil Erdos, Founder and Tara’s father

The Tara Center embodies the spirit of care, dedication, and a deep commitment to enhancing the lives of individuals with IDD. It symbolizes the enduring legacy of the Erdos family, reflecting the ongoing mission to provide specialized care and support to those who need it most.

Abound Health’s acquisition of Professional Habilitation Services and the establishment of The Tara Center represent a bright new chapter in the organization’s journey. It’s a promise of expanded services, extended reach, and unwavering dedication to the well-being of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. With innovation, compassion, and collaboration at the forefront, Abound Health continues to write a story of hope and support for those who depend on their care.