Our Mission

To create lasting support and advocacy for people living with disabilities such that they are presented with opportunities to find dignified independence and gainful employment. 


We envision a future where all individuals with developmental and/or physical disabilities have:

  • Opportunity to live a healthy, safe and enjoyable life.
  • Full access to services and support that promotes independence and dignity.
  • Active participation in making decisions for their lives.
  • Integration in the communities where they live.
  • Respect for what they contribute to their community.


We believe that:

  • Every person must be treated with respect, compassion, and dignity.
  • People with disabilities must have the right to exercise personal choice and make meaningful decisions in their lives.
  • Ideas and solutions must be developed with the people who have disabilities in partnership their families and the communities in which they live.
  • Services must embody a lifespan approach, and be flexible and responsive to the changing needs of each individual throughout his or her lifetime.
  • Services must be efficiently operated and proven effective for those served.
  • All facilities must be barrier free, accessible and safe.
  • A loyal, fair and equal opportunity work environment that promotes upward mobility and promotional opportunities for all those we serve.
  • System-wide and personal advocacy is essential to the continuation of providing necessary specialized supports to people with disabilities.
  • Recreational opportunities are integral to and essential for the enhancement and quality of life for those we serve.