Mission, Vision & Values


Our Department exists to serve as a Resource for persons who need assistance, a Safety Net for individuals and families in crisis, and a Partner for improving quality of life.


Leading the way with Exceptional Services through Innovation, Community Partnerships, and Our Superior Workforce.

Core Values

  • Communication: We believe our success depends on a direct, honest, and continuous exchange of information that helps people feel understood, informed, and engaged.
  • Community Partnerships: We actively participate in partnerships to better serve the community by utilizing shared resources and collaborating in joint ventures based on common goals.
  • Customer Service: We hold ourselves accountable to promote an environment of compassion and respect as we strive to meet the needs of those we serve.
  • Fiscal Responsibility: We earn public trust through efficient, cost-effective stewardship of resources.
  • Innovation: We strongly encourage everyone to explore and pursue new ideas, methods, and technologies to achieve better outcomes.
  • Organizational Excellence: We strive to create a culture that embodies integrity, nurtures professional growth, and promotes accomplishment.
  • Prevention: We engage in a wide range of activities to reduce and eliminate barriers to wellness.
  • Quality Service Provision: We believe in doing what works through evidence based practice and evaluation.
  • Teamwork: We are a unified force that embraces trust, respect, and collaboration to achieve common goals.