We are pleased to announce that PORTCO has been awarded the ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) with honors and CIMS-Green Building (CIMS-GB) certification. Both of these certifications are for operations nationally throughout the US.
What makes PORTCO unique from other similar organizations is that we are focused on providing employment opportunities to the full spectrum of the disabled population. This gives us an edge of being a multi-faceted organization.
PORTCO, Inc is a non-stock, non-profit, 501(C) (3) corporation located in Portsmouth, Virginia. PORTCO was originally founded in 1991 by the Portsmouth Community Services Board (currently: Portsmouth Department of Behavioral Healthcare Services – PDBHS)
In April 2000, PORTCO Inc, separated from the city of Portsmouth and became an independant entity. Since the reorganization, PORTCO has expanded its Federal Government Contract work.
At the present time, PORTCO, Inc employs over 140 persons with disabilties. Though its growth has been remarkable, PORTCO’s mission remains unchanged. All efforts and services are designed to accomplish our vision.
In 2006, PORTCO received its initial CARF accreditation, and continues in good standing. This is a nationally recognized accreditation that promotes quality, value and optimal outcomes of services centering on enhancing the lives of persons served.