Hope Within Ministries

Hope Within

Mission Statement

"Our Mission To share God's love with people in need through the provision of health care services, sound counsel and related education.Our Vision A local community in which:physical, spiritual and emotional needs are met;real hope is prevalent; love for one another abounds; and healthy, wholesome lifestyles are the norm. We also envision communities beyond our own becoming inspired and equipped to foster the same.

Our Core Values

  • Compassion
  • Collaboration
  • Excellence
  • Respect
  • Trust
  • Truth

About Hope Within Ministries

"Hope Within Community Health Center ...offers free primary healthcare services for medically uninsured low income residents of Dauphin, Lebanon and Lancaster Counties. In order to be eligible for medical services, the following eligibility criteria must apply:

  • The patient must reside in Dauphin, Lebanon or Lancaster County.
  • The patient's income must be under 250% of the Federal Poverty Level; and
  • The patient must be medically uninsured or have Medical Assistance with lack of a reasonably accessible medical home.

Hope Within Counseling Services ... offers early and low cost access to mental health services. Services are offered on a self-pay, income-based sliding scale fee and there are no other eligibility requirements. Our intern therapists and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist are able to offer a scope of therapeutic services such as: Marital, Couple, Individual, Family, and Premarital Therapy. Some of the specific issues that are addressed include, but are not limited to: Anger Management; Anxiety, Blended/Stepfamily , Child and Adolescent, and Parenting issues, as well as coping skills for depression, grief and loss, life transitions, divorce prevention and/or recovery, sexual addiction, adult sexual abuse recovery, remarriage, sexual issues and spiritual issues."

Contact Information

Donita Sturgis Phone: 717-367-9797 donita.sturgis@hopewithin.org