Mission/Vision

OUR MISSION

We strength­en and empow­er indi­vid­u­als, fam­i­lies, and com­mu­ni­ties by pro­vid­ing access to crit­i­cal social pro­grams to at-risk and vul­ner­a­ble populations.

OUR VISION

Through the work of West Coun­ty Com­mu­ni­ty Ser­vices, all youth, adults, fam­i­lies and seniors in Sono­ma Coun­ty are afford­ed the oppor­tu­ni­ty to be resilient, informed and resource­ful, emo­tion­al­ly well, and self-sufficient.

OUR VALUES

We val­ue col­lab­o­ra­tion, com­pas­sion, diver­si­ty, flex­i­bil­i­ty, empow­er­ment, equal­i­ty, excel­lence, integri­ty, and respect in every thing we do and for every­one we serve.

Col­lab­o­ra­tion — We val­ue and pro­mote rela­tion­ships, both inter­nal and exter­nal to the agency, that are col­lab­o­rate in nature in which all voic­es are heard and respected.

Com­pas­sion — We treat clients and co-work­ers with under­stand­ing, kind­ness and concern.

Diver­si­ty — We val­ue the dif­fer­ences among peo­ple and believe that these dif­fer­ences enrich our work­force and lives.

Flex­i­bil­i­ty — We val­ue the abil­i­ty to respond to the needs of the com­mu­ni­ty, cre­ate new and inno­v­a­tive ways to serve and respond quick­ly to emergencies.

Empow­er­ment — We val­ue the inher­ent dig­ni­ty of each per­son and encour­age the devel­op­ment and full uti­liza­tion of each person’s unique abil­i­ties and resources.

Equal­i­ty — We sup­port fair­ness in per­son­al and busi­ness prac­tices as well as equal access to pro­grams and services.

Excel­lence — We active­ly pro­mote, encour­age, and work toward excel­lence and effec­tive­ness in all our ser­vices and programs.

Integri­ty — WCCS board and staff pos­sess and stead­fast­ly adhere to high eth­i­cal prin­ci­ples and pro­fes­sion­al stan­dards in all that we do.

Respect — WCCS val­ues its clients and staff and con­sis­tent­ly hon­ors their unique char­ac­ter­is­tics and sup­ports their growth and development.