About Us

WELCOME to Creative Work Systems. We are a nationally accredited non-profit organization that has been enriching the lives of people with intellectual and physical disabilities in Southern Maine for fifty years.

Through independent living support, personal skills development, employment opportunities and our innovative social enterprises, Creative Work Systems empowers hundreds of people each year to pursue their fullest potential, because all people have a valuable contribution to make to each other and to society.

At Creative Work Systems we are committed to creating a World of YES for individuals with disabilities.


Creative Work Systems is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). The CARF accreditation process includes a rigorous internal examination of program practices and an on-site survey by a team of expert practitioners to ensure conformance to the highest standards.

Creative Work Systems is also a Maine Department of Labor Bureau of Rehabilitation Services Approved Community Rehabilitation Provider (CRP).


Annual Report 2013

Annual Report 2014

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