VISION, MISSION & CORE VALUES

VISION

Children, youth, and families in East Scarborough discover and achieve their dreams and grow to be healthy, engaged, and successful members in society. To be a trusted partner building successful families in our community by providing a safe, supportive place where children and youth and families experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, develop positive relationships and build confidence and skills of life.

MISSION

It is our mission to provide a safe, supportive place for children, youth, and families residing in East Scarborough so they can experience new opportunities, overcome barriers, develop positive relationships and skills of life.

Our Core Values

Inclusion & Opportunity

We strive to offer children, youth and their families from all economic, cultural and social backgrounds access to resources, supports, and opportunities that will empower them to overcome barriers and achieve their full potential.

Respect & Belonging

We provide a safe, supportive place, where children, youth and their families are treated with respect and are valued in an environment of inclusion and acceptance. Our staff and volunteers model honesty, fair play, positive attitudes, cooperation and respect for self and others.

Empowerment

We believe all children and youth can grow into responsible, contributing and self-reliant members of society. Through adventure, play and discovery, we encourage and empower them to develop healthy lifestyles, a lifelong passion for learning, leadership and a sense of social responsibility.

Collaboration

We work together with families, volunteers and the community, by partnering with all levels of government and other organizations to create a strong, healthy and vibrant community.

Speaking Out

We speak out on behalf of children, youth and their families to address injustices and the barriers that will enhance their lives and empower their voices and ideas to be heard.