Emergency Preparedness

Update from the President/CEO

Every member of the Hope staff is committed to ensuring the safety and health of the individuals in our care, and our dedicated team members. Please see this letter from Hope Enterprises, Inc. President/CEO Robert Labatch to all families regarding our emergency preparedness actions.

The ODP Announcement of the CPS Closures is linked below.

March 18, 2020

March 19- Update from Governor Wolf

Please find the classifications of what businesses are required to close and those that are still able to maintain operations per Governor Wolf’s directive from yesterday. Governor Wolf’s directive is that all non-life sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania will close their physical locations as of 8PM on March 19, to slow the spread of COVID-19. 


Life-Sustaining Business

COVID-19 Resources


  • The Office of Developmental Programs has created a Coronavirus (COVID-19)Updates webpage for stakeholders to stay up to date with updates and resources from ODP.
  • Family Forum with PA Family Network: Zoom meeting series led by Francine Hogan
    Join other families and individuals with disabilities through April
    to discuss the current impact of the Coronavirus in our lives. This is an opportunity
    to share questions and concerns, as well as get the latest updates.
    At participant's request, specific questions and concerns can be shared with the
    Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) in an effort to meet the needs of our
    community. Guest speakers may be invited in response to concerns aired in
    previous sessions. Click here to learn more and see available dates. 

Update from the President/CEO

On March 13, 2020 emergency preparedness efforts began at Hope Enterprises to keep our staff and individuals safe. Please find the President/CEO's letter below and reference the ODP Health Alert shown above. 

March 13, 2020