The Mission Statement and Values were created in collaboration with staff and the community at large.
By offering comprehensive services and supports for social and emotional well-being, CSAC helps nurture communities where individuals and families thrive.
CSAC envisions a compassionate and resilient community that honors everyone’s full potential.
We commit to:
- People-Centered Care: We offer responsive, respectful services and supports that honor client choice, all in a safe, trusting environment.
- Collaboration: We partner with our clients, our colleagues, and community providers to ensure the best possible health outcomes for all residents of Addison County.
- Innovation: We engage in continual learning and reflection to find creative solutions for meeting individual and community needs.
- Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion (JEDI): We provide accessible, affirming services to our whole community by examining and addressing bias in our practices, procedures, and policies.
- Resourcefulness: We are wise stewards of the financial and staffing resources entrusted to us in support of our mission.
Goal 1: High Quality Workforce Attract, build, and maintain a high quality workforce through recruitment, culture, training, pay, and benefits.
Goal 2: Equitable and Accessible Services Strive for equitable, adaptable, and integrated services.
Goal 3: Community Visibility Enhance awareness and understanding of CSAC's offerings among Addison County residents and stakeholders.
Goal 4: Systems Change Establish CSAC as a frontrunner in transforming the landscape of mental health, substance use, and developmental services.
Goal 5: Effective Governance Our board is deeply knowledgeable of the organization, reflective of the community we serve, and actively engaged with our staff, clients/consumers, and community.
Black Lives Matter to CSAC and all Vermont Care Partners
Vermont Care Partners is a statewide network of sixteen non-profit community-based agencies providing mental health, substance use, and intellectual and developmental disability services and supports.