Founded in 1882, KidsPeace is a private charity dedicated to serving the behavioral and mental health needs of children, families and communities. KidsPeace’s services include a unique psychiatric hospital, a comprehensive range of residential treatment programs, accredited educational services and a variety of foster care and community programs.
Lehigh County is located in southeastern Pennsylvania in the area known as the Lehigh Valley.
Lehigh County neighbors the East Coast's major markets. Regular commuters realize the ultimate convenience of our central location and transportation options. The Lehigh Valley International Airport provides both commercial and private air facilitates. Lehigh Valley International Airport offers full-time customer service and non-stop flights to many U.S. cities. Our 'super highway and railway' networks and strategic geographic locations help make these markets 100 percent accessible. One-third of the U.S. population lives within a comfortable one day's drive, and one-half of Canadian businesses are within 500 miles. Our community is comprised of 347 square miles of rolling hills including over 18,000 acres of preserved farmland and a network of more than 17,000 acres of outdoor recreational parks that offer extensive leisure opportunities.
Lehigh County also has a thriving cultural scene, with stage theaters, art museums, and amusement park with world-class coasters and water slides, premier bicycle racing track, Class AAA minor league baseball, Lehigh Valley Zoo, historical sites, colleges and universities, and lots of arts and music festivals. Located 90 miles from New York City 60 miles from Philadelphia.