To learn from people with disabilities and their families, their needs and wants and to create such supports and services to meet those needs, through person-centerd planning and networking of available resources.
CREST Who We Are...
Cumberland Residential and Employment Services and Training Incorporated better known as CREST is a provider of residential and employment services and training for adults with developmental disabilities.
Right to Make Choices,
Respect for All People,
People's Needs & Desires,
Integrity & Trust,
Innovation & Vision
Over the course of the last several years the Commissioners have been a tremendous help to the CREST family so the CREST Board passed the Following resolution:
Cumberland Residential & Employment Services & Training
Resolution of Commendation to the
Cumberland County Board of Commissioners
WHEREAS, The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners faces enormous challenges balancing our tough economic times and with the many needs that the County and
WHEREAS, The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners has also faced a multitude of issues dealing with mental health, substance abuse, and intellectual & developmental disability restructuring at the federal, State, and regional levels and
WHEREAS, The needs of the Intellectually & Developmentally Disabled (IDD)
Community do not diminish just because economic times or the burden politics is
WHEREAS, despite these challenges, the Cumberland County Board of
Commissioners has consistently supported and continues its’ commitment to the
IDD Community here in Cumberland County and has pierced the veil of challenges
to maintain its focus on serving its citizens and
WHEREAS, the Commissioners’’ commitment has enabled CREST to provide a
place to call home to many of those vulnerable IDD citizens and
WHEREAS, the Commissioners’ commitment has enabled CREST to assist those
vulnerable citizens in improving their life skills including but not limited to
employment training and actual jobs.
BE IT RESOLVED, that Cumberland Residential and Employment Services and
Training Community (CREST) commends the Cumberland County Board of Commissioners
for overcoming all challenges and obstacles and honorably serving the all the
Citizens of Cumberland County and
BE IT RESOLVED, that Cumberland Residential and Employment Services and Training Incorporated commends the County Manager’s Office for effective and efficient operations in support of the Board of Commissioners
BE ITFURTHER RESOLVED, that a copy of this resolution will be the first entry posted on the CREST’s website & submitted to all local newspapers and television stations, to the all of the elected senators and representatives and to the entire CREST Community.