Established in 1998, Coastal Residential Services, also known as CRS, provides behavioral health care solutions in Onslow and Carteret counties in North Carolina. It is a private organization that caters to the needs of children and adults with mental illnesses. The organization offers assistance with the acquisition, retention and improvement of skills related to daily living activities, such as grooming, cleanliness, eating and food preparation. Coastal Residential Services administers a community alternatives program for patients with mental retardation and other developmental disabilities. The organization provides respite and personal care, as well as supported employment services. In addition, it offers case management solutions.