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Community Case Management Provider Information - Creative Work Systems

Date: 02/21/2012

Agency Name: Creative Work Systems

Location:   619 Brighton Avenue Portland, ME 04102

Contact Person: Keirsten Murphy; Community Case Management Supervisor    

Telephone #: 207-879-1140

E-Mail Address: kmurphy@creativeworksystems.com

Web Site Address: www.creativeworksystems.com

Service Area: York, Cumberland, Oxford, Androscoggin, Lincoln, Southern Kennebec, Franklin, and Sagadahoc Counties

Description of Services: Creative Work Systems (CWS) is a comprehensive nonprofit rehabilitation agency serving the diverse and wide-ranging needs of adults with intellectual disabilities. Since 1967, CWS has been supporting individuals with disabilities through programs and services designed to meet the needs of each person. Creative Work Systems provides a full array of services to adults with disabilities throughout Southern Maine, including Residential Supports, Independent Living/Community Living Supports, Community Supports (Day Services), Brain Injury Services, Employment Services, art studios, an agriculture program, and our newest service- Community Case Management.

Creative Work Systems also offers Representative Payee Services to individuals who require financial management assistance.

Community Case Management Services are designed to meet the needs of people who live on their own, with family, or in a grouped, staffed setting. All services encourage the highest level of independence, allowing people to gain a greater awareness of resources available and to build deeper community connections.

Through an individualized approach, people are guided in gaining a greater awareness of resources and building deeper community connections. All services are designed to encourage the highest level of home and community independence.

CWS provides Community Case Management services to adults diagnosed with Pervasive Developmental Disorders, Autism Spectrum disorders, and Intellectual Disabilities in Southern Maine from our offices located at 619 Brighton Avenue, Portland, 29 Hampshire Street, Auburn, and 90 Industrial Park Road in Saco.

Creative Work Systems: supporting and inspiring people with disabilities at home, at work and in their community.