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Guiding Statements

Mission Statement

Community Living Quinte West is committed to the provision of supports that will assist individuals with an intellectual disability to live, work, and play as integrated and valued members of their community.

 

Vision Statement

Community Living Quinte West is a non-profit organization whose vision is one of a community that encourages and supports each person with an intellectual disability to participate, play, learn, work, and volunteer to the greatest extent possible.

 

 Guiding Principles

These guiding principles reflect the values of the Association and provide a point of reference for planning and decision-making by the Board of Directors and staff:

 

Respect for the Individual

Individuals have unique needs, goals and desires and should be treated with respect and dignity for their personal choices.

 

Individualized Planning

The personal goals and desires of an individual provide the direction for developing the services and supports provided by the organization.

 

Support for Families

Families play an important role in the lives of their family member with a developmental disability, and the organization recognizes and supports this relationship.

 

Building an Inclusive Community

Individuals are supported in their efforts to participate in the community, and Community Living Quinte West will continue to advocate and pursue opportunities for inclusion.

 

Collaboration

Forming partnerships and collaborative ventures is essential in order to effectively and efficiently respond to the needs, goals and desires of individuals with a developmental disability.

 

Managing Change

Change is a necessary part of living, and therefore the outcomes of the supports and services provided by the organization will be continually evaluated to ensure that they respond to the needs of individuals, as well as the emerging directions in policy, research and best practices.

 

Commitments

CLQW is committed to:

  • A person’s right to make real, self-defined choices.
  • The provision of supports and resources allowing each individual to exercise his/her rights, privileges, and obligations as a full community member.
  • Enhancement of the emotional, social, educational, vocational and spiritual well being of each person.

 

Beliefs

Recognizing the fundamental rights and unique potential of all people, CLQW advocates for inclusion of each individual with intellectual disabilities to all aspects of community life.

Mission Statement

Community Living Quinte West is committed to the provision of supports that will assist individuals with an intellectual disability to live, work, and play as integrated and valued members of their community.

Vision Statement

Community Living Quinte West is a non-profit organization whose vision is one of a community that encourages and supports each person with an intellectual disability to participate, play, learn, work, and volunteer to the greatest extent possible.

EVENTS

Spring Bazaar April 21, 2018

Come see what all the BUZZZZZ is about!!
Annual Tee-Off for Inclusion Golf Tournament June 09, 2018

We had a fantastic day.  The sun was warm, the course was green, the companionship was great, and the food was awesome.  This year’s tournament was the best yet.  Twenty-two teams teed off and the wild life came out to greet them on the greens – the squirrels, the chipmunks, and the neighbourhood fox.  The […]
Blue Jays Game June 09, 2018

We are hosting a trip to the Blue Jays on Saturday, June 09, 2018.  Please see attached flyer for details. Blue Jay Game Flyer 2018  

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