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Since 1966, the Capitol Region Education Council (CREC), working with and for its member districts, has developed a wide array of cost-effective and high-quality programs and services to meet the educational needs of children and adults in Greater Hartford.

Schools and Programs Offered By CRECSchools and Programs

STRIVE (Southern Transition Real-World and Independent Vocational Education)

The STRIVE Program is a community-based program for students with disabilities ages 18 to 21 years old. Students will spend a portion of their day developing independent living, social, and employment skills. The students will also participate in a community-based work experiences based on their strength's, interests, and preferences.

Services Offered By CRECWe Offer

Vocational Preparation

The Vocational Services department provides vocational assessment and training for students ages 16 to 21. The goal of the Vocational Services department is to develop basic skills that best equip each student to transition to an optimal work setting upon graduation.

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