About Us

Community Resources Staten Island’s mission is to provide the opportunities and experiences that people of all ages and levels of ability need to reach their potential, achieve the highest level of independence, and to enjoy rewarding lives as fully participating and contributing community members.

Our services include Day Habilitation, Pre-vocational Training, Medicaid Service Coordination, Supported Employment, Work Readiness, General and Special Pre-school Education and Universal Pre-Kindergarten, Universal Pre-Kindergarten, Pre K3, Community Habilitation and In-Home Residential Habilitation, Medicaid Service Coordination, Recreation and Respite, Counseling, and one of the largest Residential Services Program in New York City with 15 community residences, and six supportive apartments.

Leadership Team


Mary Rafferty, Executive Director/CEO
Anna Opsha, Chief Financial Officer
Michael DeGrottole, Chief Operating Officer
Halyna Lys, Controller
Bonnie Inderjit-Goolcharan, Sr. Director of Community Services


Board Of Directors


Thomas J. Dugan – President
Carmen Cognetta – Vice President
Dr. Louis DeLuca – Secretary
Marlene Markoe-Boyd – Treasurer
Antoinette Balzano
Amy Bergen
Joseph S. Conti
Michael Coppotelli
Anthony Minardo
Christine Ponzio
Joseph Sollazzo


Compliance is everybody’s business

To report a complaint or concern regarding any of our facilities, contact a compliance officer anytime. Compliance Hotline: (917)-831-6250, E-fax: (347) 286-4993, or email: compliance@cr-si.org. You may choose to remain anonymous.

Click to view CRSI’s Corporate Compliance Policy.

Click to view CRSI’s Training Presentation.