Learn About Us

Jacqueline Daniel

Executive Director

Kim Bell

Director of Community Connections

Paul Nickles

Communications & Marketing Intern

Luke Martin

Summer Program Intern

Lee Anne Tourigny 

1000 Words Project Coordinator

Our Vision

Creating communities where people of all abilities are valued, included and empowered.

• Embrace individuals as an avenue of connecting the common bond shared by all people.
• Encourage individuals with disabilities to form meaningful relationships and to grow physically, socially, spiritually and emotionally.
• Enrich the lives of children & adults with disabilities with knowledge of the love and support of family, friends and the community as a whole.
• Empower individuals with disabilities to achieve the fullest possible quality of life.
• Equip individuals with disabilities to live as independently as possible

• Embrace families in order to make connections within our community.
• Encourage family members and care providers by demonstrating care for them and their family members with disabilities.
• Enrich relationships within families and facilitate relationships with others in the community.
• Empower families and care providers to make wise and informed decisions.
• Equip all family members to understand and embrace his or her role.

• Embrace individual communities as an avenue of connecting with our culture.
• Encourage communities to be aware of the needs of families affected by disability and to unite to provide supports for all community members.
• Enrich communities by embracing the gifts that ALL members possess.
• Empower communities to do their part in making a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities.
• Equip communities to provide the highest quality supports to members affected by disability.