Who We Are

Headquartered in Alton, Illinois Challenge Unlimited, Inc., and its affiliate company Residential Options, Inc., is a multi-tiered organization.

For more than 60 years, the organization has been committed to serving individuals with disabilities, while earning a reputation as a trusted business partner to private commercial companies and federal and state government agencies.

As a Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accredited Community Rehabilitation Program (CRP) provider, Challenge Unlimited fulfills its mission through adult and youth programs, work skills training centers, employment services, and community-integrated living options. Promoting people to achieve their highest level of independence through opportunities.

As a social entrepreneur, Challenge Unlimited has grown its business services from a single custodial contract to over 50 service and production contracts. We deliver quality solutions in facility management, production services and staffing services. An authorized partner of the AbilityOne Program, Challenge Unlimited manages operations across six states: Illinois, Missouri, Ohio, Wisconsin, South Carolina and Mississippi.

Today, Challenge Unlimited employs over 900 workers; of which approximately 600 are individuals with disabilities. Click here to learn more about our award-winning services.

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Challenge Unlimited is proud to be part of the St. Louis Business Journal Diverse Business Leader Awards Class of 2018! Click the image below to find out why Challenge Unlimited is a champion for diversity and inclusion.

Challenge Unlimited, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities and benefits.

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