Bittersweet Pemberville – Pemberville, OH

Bittersweet Pemberville is located in rural Pemberville, Ohio.  Bittersweet Pemberville's Transition Program serves adolescents and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders. The transition program addresses each students academic goals, vocational skill enhancement, social skill development, physical activity and life skills.  Bittersweet's unique farmstead model provides the individuals the opportunity for a variety of academic activities and occupations created to their interests and skill level.  John.jpg

Transitional Program for Adolescents

An alternative school program for individuals with autism, ages 12-22, which focuses on meeting the individualized needs of students. Preparing individuals for adult services is a focal point of this program. Funding is through home school districts.

Summer Enrichment Program

This up to 6 week program is individualized to meet the needs of Extended School Year funding while also providing the recreational experience of a traditional summer camp. It is open to participants without ESY funding. Other sources of funds may be available. For questions or more information, contact Steve Mentrek at 419 875 6986 ext. 1211 or


Community Living Services  PV 061516 1

Residential services are provided for adults with autism with the Individualized Option Medicaid Waiver. Community Living Services are provided in a four bedroom home located on ten acres in a rural area of Pemberville. For more information, contact Abby Ritzman at 419 704 1895 or