our programs


HBH is committed to helping people change in ways that can lead to greater personal happiness, competence and satisfaction. HBH applies effective, research-supported treatments in natural settings. We partner with our clients, their families and communities to analyze problems, design and implement change strategies, and develop mechanisms that encourage continued growth after our involvement.

About us


Hempfield Behavioral Health, Inc. (HBH) is the leading provider of evidence-based behavioral health prevention and treatment services in central Pennsylvania.  The mission of HBH is to take proven programs for the prevention or treatment of child abuse, delinquency, youth violence, school failure, and mental illness and implement them under actual community-based conditions.        

News and Events

See what we've been up to

8/27/15 - Check out the MST Quarterly Report.

8/19/15 - Are you looking for a motivating and fulfilling career opportunity? Hempfield Behavioral Health is looking for the right individual to train adults with intellectual disabilities at their licensed adult day program, Red Tomato Farm & Inn in Newville. If you enjoy farm work and have natural teaching abilities consider Red Tomato Farm as we are expanding and need to hire another farm associate. This job involves teaching individuals to care for small livestock animals and vegetable, herb, and flower gardens; maintaining and repairing the farm property; cooking and baking in the kitchen with fresh ingredients; crafting and woodworking projects; as well as fostering teamwork. This is a full-time, day-shift position with benefits. Learn more about the farm on our website or stop by Red Tomato Farm & Inn and ask for a tour and application.

8/17/15 - Who wants apple cake? We do, we do! The participants at RTF made this from scratch at the farm. 

812/15 - It take a team effort to clean up the barn at RTF.

8/5/15 - We celebrated a birthday at the farm with some pinata fun!

8/2/15 - Participants at Red Tomato Farm raked and weeded the gardens. 

7/31/15 - Red Tomato Farm tee shirts are available for purchase!

7/22/15 - Have you ever made Strawberry Bark? Participants at Red Tomato Farm have!

7/13/15 - Check out our new farm video! Everyone is enjoying the ducks.

7/10/15 - NEW! Farm tours available every Tuesday from 10 am - 1 pm. Stop by and meet Dave, our official RTF tour guide! (Other times available upon request.)

7/9/15 - Thank you to The Sentinal for the front page story on RTF! It was great having you visit us at the farm.

7/3/15 - Thumbs up for our Dauphin County Multisystemic Therapy Outcomes!

6/15/15 - Check out our Red Tomato Farm Summer Newsletter.

5/20/15 - We would like to introduce Phil Wagoner, RTF Farm Manager. The farm was beautiful yesterday afternoon when we stopped by to see Phil, meet the new animals and check out the latest kitchen project: warm chocolate chip cookies. They were every bit as good as they look. Check out the video.

5/6/15 - We are pleased to announce that Red Tomato Farm will officially open its doors for the licensed adult day activity program on Monday, May 11, 2015. We continue to accept referrals and all are encouraged to complete and send them in. Follow this link for more information on RTF

4/16/15 - We have passed our on-site licencing inspection at Red Tomato Farm and anticipate opening soon. 

3/23/15 - We have submitted our application for licensure for Red Tomato Farm & Inn. All of our heaviest construction is complete. We are having an Open House on April 9, 2014 from 10 am - 4 pm for prospective program participants, family members and support coordinators to stop by to see the new renovations. We are continuing to accept referrals and you are encouraged to complete and send them in. Check out the RTF Spring Newsletter.

1/28/15 - HBH has been awarded a grant from Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency which will focus on healthy youth development for the students at Shikellamy School District. This funding allows for replication of the Communities that Care (CTC) model.    

1/21/15 - Check out the the Red Tomato Farm and Inn Winter Newsletter for an update on the construction progress at the farm.

1/10/15 - We received some exciting news! Our permit has been approved and we have moved into the construction phase at the farm. As we move through construction we will be posting pictures of the progress on our Facebook page.  We are accepting referrals during this phase, so you are encouraged to complete them and send them in. Thanks so much for your patience as we move closer to our grand opening of Red Tomato Farm & Inn.

contact us

For more information about HBH or our programs, please contact our office:

2019 North 2nd Street

Harrisburg, PA 17102

717-221-8004 (Phone)

717-221-8006 (Fax)