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CCS executive director Elizabeth Sightler and Mary Moulton, executive director of Washington County Mental Health Services offer commentary on the challenges of maintaining stable staffing to deliver vital services at Vermont’s disability services and mental health services agencies in the...
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Come to a FREE SCREENING of “Life, Animated” on Wed. April 5th at The Sheraton (6 pm). CCS is proud to parent with Vermont PBS, Vermont Family Network, Mosaic Learning Center, and Howard Center on this exciting event. A panel...
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Check out the latest edition of DIY (Do It Yourself) newsletter, DIY Spring 2017....
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  • CCS executive director Elizabeth Sightler presents at UN in Austria
The State of Vermont’s supported employment program for people with intellectual disabilities earned major international recognition through The Zero Project. CCS executive director Elizabeth Sightler traveled to Vienna, Austria in late February, one of three people representing Vermont to accept...
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  • Catch a Star
We think CCS is a great place to work and we are proud of the outstanding staff that helps make CCS a special place. We also like to point out exemplary service above and beyond the call! Each month we...
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At CCS, we sometimes say, “Community is our middle name.” While that’s literally true, it also reflects the importance we place on “participating and belonging” in our community. A fun example is our fairly recent building and registering of a...
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  • CCS Builds Intentional Garden
Thanks to a grant from Vermont Community Foundation through its “Small and Inspiring” grants program – and the hard work of our staff – CCS is now home to a beautiful intentional garden. This space is to be shared with...
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  • Champlain Community Services 50th Anniversary 1967 - 2017
We’re celebrating 50 years since our brave founding families launched CCS in 1967, creating the small agency that’s become a leader in its field. We’re holding events throughout 2017, including a VBSR Get-Together event at CCS on January 19th (with...
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  • Sara Vizvarie
CCS is excited to announce that Sara Vizvarie has been elected Vice President of our Board of Directors. She has served as a board member since 2014. Sara is a realtor with Sarah Harrington Real Estate at Keller Williams Vermont...
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  • Catch a Star
These employees were honored at the December All-Staff meeting: Marcia: for all your incredible work and support with Katie. It was very appreciated and noticed. Thanks so much. Sarah D: for her work to bring a certified Little Library to...
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