MISSION AND HISTORY
Creative LifeStyles, Inc. was officially incorporated on July 14, 1989 and began serving consumers in March of 1994. Ann Hill founded Creative LifeStyles as a human service agency dedicated to the ideals of a quality life for individuals with mental retardation and developmental disabilities in direct response to the overwhelming need. The staff of Creative LifeStyles believes in the value of communities and neighborhoods where all disabled persons deserve a Creative LifeStyle.
Creative LifeStyles, Inc. is a culturally sensitive, community- centered organization dedicated to assisting individuals with developmental disabilities to be independent, empowered, and full members of their community.
Creative LifeStyles, Inc. provides quality supports designed with the individuals, families and caregivers to enable these individuals to live, work and play in the community of their choice, regardless of the simplicity or complexity of their disabilities.
Creative LifeStyles, Inc. aggressively pursues opportunities that lead to nurturing and meaningful life experiences that allow individuals to flourish.
In order for a person to qualify for the services of Creative Lifestyles, a person must have:
1. A Developmental Disability and/or a full range IQ of 69 or below
2. Medicaid Eligibility
3. Be a Bronx Resident
Ann Hill, LMSW
John V. DeJesus, MS
Associate Executive Director
Chief Fiscal Officer
Human Resources Manager
Quality Assurance Manager
Director Day Habilitation Program
Director Residential Services
Director Community Habilitation
Dr. Donna Thomas
Director Cardio Club
Denise Turner-Gootzeit- President