and inclusion for everyone.
Highland Community Residential Services (HCRS) is dedicated to the creation and growth of homes,
programs, and support networks with people who have intellectual disabilities or mental health challenges.
Darlene Lewis has loved her job since day one. She was just 18 when she went to work for a brand new organization in the community called Highland Community Residential Services (HCRS). She thought it would be a summer job. It turned into a 40-year career of supporting people with developmental disabilities to lead rewarding, enriching, independent lives in Pictou County. “It’s the little things. It’s the love and kindness that I see being shared among our residents, the spec