About CRi

Who We Are

CRi is a non-profit organization providing quality services to help empower individuals with disabilities & mental health needs to live as high a quality of life as possible. Through our programs, our individuals experience greater choice, respect & independence in their local communities.

For more than 40 years, CRi has been relentlessly focused on what’s possible. We invest our time & effort to find innovative ways to meet the needs of the people we support in the communities where they live and work.

CRi's Philosophy

CRi’s services are based on the recognition that all people are self-determining individuals endowed with esteem, legal rights & the capability for achieving his or her potential.

CRi believes every person should have the opportunity to:

  • Exercise control of life’s choices,
  • Live in and contribute to a community of his or her choosing,
  • Experience the network of community & its natural supports.

Mental Health

CRi embraces the philosophy that individuals can grow, change, and recover from mental illness through targeted supports & programming.

CRi’s Mental Health Services:

  • are recovery-oriented,
  • are community based,
  • focus on social and life skills training,
  • offer psycho-education.


Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

CRi’s embraces the philosophy that an individual with an intellectual disability deserves an opportunity to live, work and play in a community of choice and in a way that reflects his or her own vision for life.

CRi’s Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities Services:

  •  Are individually designed to suit each person’s unique strengths and areas requiring supports.
  • Consider the physical, social, emotional, vocational & cognitive needs of each person.
  • Are a partnership with the individual, his or her family, & other members of his or her team. 
  • Seek to strengthen skills that foster increased autonomy & inclusion.


Youth

CRi implements an assertive and collaborative service plan designed to fulfill each individual’s fullest developmental capability.

Emphasis is focused on increasing and maintaining adaptive living, social and coping skills, developing community and natural supports, managing psychiatric/behavioral issues, learning and reinforcing behaviors that enhance functioning, ensuring health and safety and providing access to health care and social services.

Throughout our various services, CRi staff & individuals enjoy a collaborative relationship, considering each individual’s unique physical, psychological, social & spiritual needs and strengths to help define short & long term goals and objectives.

CRi’s Youth Services:

  • Provide initial and ongoing assessment to identify & prioritize individual needs.
  • Provide service- planning support & guidance to help individual set achievable goals based on individual strengths & desires.
  • Support community integration by identifying or providing access to resources.
  • Advocates for & encourages self-advocacy in each individual.
  • Offers case management to ensure safe, secure & comfortable housing.

Our History

Since 1975, CRi has been relentlessly focused on what’s possible. We invest our time & effort to find innovative ways to meet the needs of the people we support in the communities where they live and work.

See the journey

Our People

CRi staff are committed to making a difference for families in their local communities. We have a heart for the unique individuals we support, and focus on individualized & personal care.

Meet our team