Community Support Services

 Community Support Services provide an array of support services delivered by community-based, mobile Community Support Specialists. CSS are only provided by certified providers. CSS are directed towards adults, children, adolescents and families and will vary with respect to hours, type and intensity of services, depending on the changing needs of each individual. The purpose/intent of CSS is to provide specific, measurable, and individualized services to each person served. CSS should be focused on the individual’s ability to succeed in the community; to identify and access needed services; and to show improvement in school, work, family, and community participation. Community Support Services should be person-centered and focus on the individual’s recovery and ability to succeed in the community; to identify and access needed services; and to show improvement in home, health, purpose and community.