Please Welcome Melissa MacCord, Program Coordinator – Newark Site

Melissa July 2015 (2)C.E.R.T.S., Inc. is happy to announce that Melissa MacCord has joined our Newark site as Program Coordinator. Melissa is taking over this role from Corinne Peterson who has accepted another position within the company.

Melissa comes to C.E.R.T.S., Inc. with an extensive background in human servcies. Born and raised in Delaware, Melissa holds a master’s degree in Administration of Human Services from Wilmington University. Most recently employed at Devereux in West Chester, PA, she has worked with individuals with disabilities, their families, the community, staff, funders and management throughout her career with the focus of creating a better life for those served. Melissa is looking forward to her new role at C.E.R.T.S., Inc. excited to work with each participant, their families/caregivers and staff appreciating the uniqueness each brings to the company. Melissa brings her own individuality as well and looks forward to meeting everyone. Please stop and introduce yourself as soon as you can!

C.E.R.T.S., Inc. Award from Milton and Hattie Kutz Foundation

C.E.R.T.S., Inc. has received an award from the Milton and Hattie Kutz Foundation
designated for the purchase of two Rifton Activity Chairs. These chairs are designed specifically to improve the strength and balance needed for a person in a wheelchair to acquire the physical skills necessary to be able to sit independently.

Our heartlfelt thanks to the Milton and Hattie Kutz Foundation Officers and Board of Directors as we work together to improve the world we all share.

Thanks For All Your Support for the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community

C.E.R.T.S., Inc. would like to extend a thank you to all our donors, sponsors and walkers who were part of the 2015 Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community. Thank you to Highmark as well for their gracious invitation to participate in this event.

All donations go directly to supporting the daily programming of our participants at our Newark and Smyrna locations.

Every donated dollar and support for this fundraiser was greatly appreciated!

Walk for a Healthy Community

C.E.R.T.S. Inc. has been invited to participate in the 2015 Walk for a Healthy Community sponsored by Highmark Delaware. This event will be taking place on Saturday, June 6th at Bellevue State Park. Registration will begin at 7:45 AM with the 5K Walk starting at 9:00 AM. There will also be a One-Mile Fun Walk for those who want to participant but would prefer a shorter walk. This begins at 9:15 AM.

All donations made to C.E.R.T.S. Inc. directly benefit our agency. Highmark Delaware is underwriting the cost of the Walk and there is no registration fee.

C.E.R.T.S. Inc. has identified 3 teams – Staff Team, Board Team and Participant/Family Team. Click on the link provided below to register for the walk. Your donation in support this event would be greatly appreciated even if you choose not to walk.