Choice. Respect.

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

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Did you know that only 15% of year-end giving goes to community programs? Make an impact in your community this holiday season by giving back to those who need it most through our Comfort & Joy 2018 Campaign!

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Who We Are

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

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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 ambitious and bold plans to surround, empower, and connect people with services & caring 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 and/or aging out of foster care.

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Blair's Story

"My sister has been at the S. Glebe Rd. house for many years. While living there, she has definitely learned to live in harmony with others and to do her part. She has learned to do her laundry and keep up with personal hygiene on a regular basis. She has been encouraged, held accountable, and challenged by the staff..."

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“CRi has worked with people who have significant support needs who expressed an interest in living in their own apartment. They’ve done very creative things to make that happen. It’s not easy, takes a long time, and you have to jump through a lot of hoops.”

Government Partner

Big Easy Bash

March 5th, 2019

Make a BIG Impact & BASH Stereotypes! On March 5, 2019 join CRi at Top of the Town in Arlington for a festive Mardi Gras-themed evening celebration. All proceeds from this event will go to support of at-risk youth, women & men with mental health needs & developmental disabilities. Food, drinks & dancing will transport you down to the Bayou, all for a great cause. Buy your ticket to the Big Easy Bash & BASH stereotypes & make a big impact in the local community!

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News from CRi

10.23.18 Job Fair
CRi Job Fair - October 26&27

Seeking Direct Support Professionals, Life Coaches, Counselors & NURSES!

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SERVICESOURCE SEMINAR! Post-Secondary School to Retirement - What You Need to Know

An Integration of Legal and Financial Planning Post Secondary School to Retirement—What You Need Know WHEN: Wednesday October 24, 2018 WHERE: ServiceSource Disability Resource Center, Third Floor 10467 White Granite Drive, Oakton, VA 22124 RSVP to Alex Roos at 703-970-3683 or

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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 the individual and his/her family. Referral sources include case managers, physicians, insurance companies, and/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 individuals we support and our friends and neighbors. Volunteer opportunities may include special event support, committee involvement, property maintenance, office support, and more.



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

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