Choice. Respect.

CRi is dedicated to providing personalized resources to people with mental health needs and/or developmental disabilities.

Save the Date for an Autumn Evening of Enchantment!

Join us Friday, September 6, 2024 for a celebration of compassion and community as we come together to support our vital programs. Throughout the years, we've expanded our services to meet the growing needs of individuals with developmental disabilities, vulnerable youth facing homelessness & addiction, & people with mental health needs. Your steadfast support has been instrumental in transforming lives & strengthening our communities. Together, we've made a significant impact.

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Who We Are

Dedicated to providing caring resources, CRi believes people can make choices on their own & live independent, full, & meaningful lives. Since 1975, CRi has been relentlessly focused on what’s possible. By investing the respect, time & effort, CRi finds positive ways to foster inclusion and meet the needs of the people in local communities.

Who is CRi?

What We Do

CRi is transforming how at-risk youth & people with developmental disabilities or mental health needs live, work & play. Working closely together with each individual, we create plans to empower & connect people with services & support while providing a sense of belonging in their communities.

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How can CRi Help?

Developmental Disabilities Services

CRi provides a wide-range of supports for individuals with developmental disabilities (DD) throughout Northern Virginia & in the Richmond area.

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Mental Health Services

CRi provides a full complement of evidence-based mental health services with a goal of recovery for people with mental health needs.

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Youth Services

CRi provides independent living support through housing to at-risk youth who are homeless, precariously-housed &/or aging out of foster care.

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Embracing Culture

"Learning about each other, where we come from, who we are, what we love, that's what it's all about," says Quinta Emefele, Program Director at Newbrook Loudoun. This is one of the most unique parts about CRi -- Embracing culture.

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Over the past year it has not been lost on me that there have been times where a staff member has had to work harder than usual, just due to changing staff and the intensity of demand that the job of managing the eight residents here requires. But it isn't just the work ethic that has caught my eye, but also the positivity that the staff has managed to keep up while shouldering their work. In fact unless you were watching closely, you would not believe that the status quo was any different, because the staff continue to treat their charges with respect, enthusiasm and dedication.

Kevin W.

News from CRi

06.11.24 CECA, Spotlight Award, staff, employment
Congratulations to Sam Tarawallie, CRi's First CECA Award Winner!

CRi, a leading organization dedicated to supporting adults with disabilities and mental health needs, is thrilled to announce our first CECA Award winner! This program is designed to honor and acknowledge the outstanding care, accomplishments, and triumphs of Team CRi.

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Google Steps Up as a Presenting Sponsor of SummerFest 2024!

CRi is thrilled to announce Google as a Presenting Sponsor for SummerFest 2024. This exciting partnership reflects Google's dedication to making a meaningful impact in local communities and supporting initiatives that promote inclusion and accessibility for all.

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Referrals & Admissions

Thank you for your interest in CRi’s supports. Our admission team works to make the referrals & admissions process as streamlined as possible for people in need of support. Referral sources include case managers, physicians, insurance companies, &/or family members.

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We LOVE Volunteers! Volunteers are essential in helping CRi provide diverse opportunities for community engagement for both the people we support & our friends & neighbors. Volunteer opportunities may include special event support, committee involvement, property maintenance, office support, & more.

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Philanthropic support is critical to helping people with disabilities live their best life. With public funding at significant risk, we are dependent upon private contributions to give vulnerable people the life they deserve. Your generous gift will go to providing immediate supports for people in the local community.

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