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Core Services is licensed by The State of Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities as well as The State of Tennessee Department of Health.
Assist, include, accept
Core Services of Northeast Tennessee was established to assist, include, and accept individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. We encourage them to be active participants and leaders within the community.
A safe, open environment
Persons served are supported daily by highly trained direct support professionals. We also provide registered nursing oversight. Our staff is committed to providing a drug free, safe and open environment.
As a private non-profit service organization, Core Services of Northeast Tennessee is committed to providing the support necessary to develop an inclusive and accepting community for persons served.
What We Offer
Core Services helps individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in need of :
- Day Services
- Health Care
- Nursing Services
- Personal Assistance Services
- Pre-Employment Transition Services
- Personal Funds Management
- Respite Services
- Supported Employment
- Supported Living
Contracted with the State of Tennessee and Accredited by the CQL
Core Services of Northeast Tennessee was awarded the four year CQL Person-Centered Excellence Accreditation from CQL | The Council on Quality and Leadership in August 2016. This award confirms that the Core Services shares CQL’s vision for person-centered solutions to improve the quality of life for people receiving supports and services.
When Core Services of Northeast Tennessee partnered with CQL to pursue accreditation, it undertook a rigorous process to review and improve services and supports. Core Services of Northeast Tennessee efforts were focused on empowering the people who receive support from their organization to make choices in how they live their lives . where they work, where they live, how they create a community.