• All Individuals receiving services shall be treated with respect and dignity necessary for the realization of their self-esteem.
  • We will encourage that existing relationships be maintained and new ones formed with family members, neighbors, friends, advocate and other members of the community at large.
  • All individuals shall make full use of all the resources within the communities through inclusion, economic support, volunteer work and employment opportunities.
  • All Individuals shall have the opportunity to become productive citizens and advocate for themselves.
  • All Individuals shall receive services in a culturally sensitive environment, which includes their dominant language, religious practices and other forms of cultural expression.
  • The individuals receiving service, shall exercise all rights as citizens under the constitution including their rights to privacy.
  • All individuals and their family/advocates will be given opportunities to evaluate services received and to provide feedback on how to improve services.
  • We believe that all individuals can lead independent, normal lives with the right support.