Our Vision

To make “what can be” a reality for individuals with a disability.

Our Mission

Community Connection provides personal support and assistance to individuals with a disability, and their families, so that all people have choice as to how they want to live within their community.

Our Values and Beliefs

  1. That individuals with a disability have a right to live and participate in their communities.
  2. That individuals with a disability and their families have a right to a good life – in the ordinary sense that we all understand it.
  3. That community life and relationships cannot be artificially duplicated or approximated by placing individuals with a disability in group or institutional settings.
  4. That people deserve a life they don’t need a break from – not a break from a life characterized by intolerable pressure.
  5. That individual’s with a disability deserve the support they need to maintain good standing within their relationships and not to be seen as a burden.
  6. That the families of individual’s with a disability deserve the support they need to maintain their health and wellbeing.
  7. That parents and families are the right and proper advocates for their sons and daughters who are not able to speak for themselves.
  8. That we listen to individuals with a disability through all communication means to maximize their own personal choice and control.
  9. That we advocate all responsible bodies, so that they are aware of the extent and nature of these needs.
  10. That support is always one-to-one, with a matched person selected by the individual with a disability and their families.