Mission & Philosophy
The mission of United Community Options of South Florida is to positively impact the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities, as well as typically developing children, and their families, by providing a wide array of quality supports, services and programs that offer choices and options to assist each person in creating their own future based on personal goals and desires.
At United Community Options of South Florida, we believe the individuals we serve and support are defined by their unique human qualities, and not by their disabilities or challenges.
- United Community Options of South Florida works to provide programs, supports and services which meet the special needs of each child and adult, nurturing their talents and abilities in order to help them reach their greatest potential.
- United Community Options of South Florida believes that regardless of the physical and mental challenges they may face, individuals with disabilities are entitled to live in and belong to a community where they are accepted and included with dignity and respect.
- United Community Options of South Florida must progressively and sensitively balance safety and common sense with the dignity of risk that is necessary for people to grow. We must be creative and fair enough to encourage the people we serve and support to make informed choices whenever possible.
- United Community Options of South Florida must explore the far reaches of the human potential to continuously raise the level of expectation for our organization and the people we support.