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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: March 2017

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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CCS offers “Little Library” to community

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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  • CCS 50th Anniversary

CCS Celebrates 50th Anniversary

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 Named Board Vice President

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: December 2016

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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American Flatbread Benefit Bake a Success

THANK YOU, American Flatbread for a great night at our Benefit Bake, and to local businesses who supported our raffle. We raised $1,000 between flatbread and raffle ticket sales. Our amazing prize basket for our Benefit Bake raffle included gifts...
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Gubernatorial Candidates Forum on Community Health

Monday, June 27th at 6:30 p.m. Main Street Landing Film House at Lake and College in Burlington CCS is joining with other member agencies comprising Vermont Care Partners, as one of the sponsors of this important event, which will include...
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  • Dave Dewey

Dave Dewey Joins Board

Dave Dewey recently joined our Board of Directors. Dave is a K9 Handler and Corporal with the Colchester Police Department, and also serves as an instructor for the Vermont Police Academy on “Interacting with People Experiencing a Mental Health Crisis.”...
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