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HCRS Earns Joint Commission Recognition

Springfield, Vt. — Springfield, Vt.-based Health Care and Rehabilitation Services has earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for three years. It is the only state-designated community mental health agency in Vermont to receive the accreditation, HCRS said in a news release last week. The nonprofit provides programs related to mental health, substance abuse and developmental disabilities in Windham and Windsor counties. It was first accredited by the Joint Commission in 2003.

— Staff report