Person Centered Approach
We are committed to ensuring that the needs of the people being served are at the center of the mental health system.
We are committed to a basic sense of fairness, a respect for differences among people, and believe that every human being deserves an equal opportunity in life.
We respect differences among people and the right of every individual and community to make informed choices and decisions based on individual beliefs and community norms.
We are committed to services being available to those most in need, ensuring that individuals will not experience significant difficulties utilizing them. Services will be flexible and responsive to individual needs.
We are committed to the highest possible standards of management and operations to meet the needs and expectations of the community.
We encourage innovative ideas that are responsive to changing attitudes and needs in the community.
We must be true to our mission and values and dedicated to promoting public trust and a sense of confidence within the organization.
We are committed to a holistic approach to health services based the determinants of health. We recognize that a combination of physical, mental, emotional and social issues impact on the mental health of all individuals.
CONNECTING COMMUNITIES COMMITMENT IS:
To Provide High Quality Services
which build on natural supports, are confidential and safe and provide or link individuals to the least intrusive services to meet their needs.
To Provide Integrated Physical
and mental health services to persons with a serious and persistent mental illness.
To Cultivate Partnerships
with individuals, families, and other service providers locally, regionally, provincially and nationally in furtherance of our mission.
To Advocate For Change
that will enable people with mental illness to achieve the highest quality of life possible, and to advocate for broader public policies that promote optimum mental health.
To Build Community Awareness
of mental health issues and to educate the community on the impact of mental illness on individuals, families, friends and society at large.
To Ensure The Governance Policy
process supports excellence, accountability and strategic planning.