Mission of Community Services
Our mission is to provide or obtain services for people with developmental disabilities and their families in Western New York, which will assist in achieving their highest level of independent living, enable their fullest participation in society, ensure that their civil and human rights are protected, and promote their ability to be productive, contributing members of the community.
Vision of Community Services
- Striving for Excellence
- Supporting Partnerships
- Creating Solutions
- Fulfilling Dreams
Individualized services that help make dreams come true designed and provided with passionate professionals.
Community Services for the Developmentally Disabled employs almost 900 full-time and part-time staff who continually strive for excellence in care and service. We currently serve over 1,700 people in Erie and Niagara Counties, supporting partnerships throughout the region.
Our Residential Program provides 42 homes in communities around Western New York including a Safe House and an Emergency Shelter for Developmentally Disabled individuals and their family.
As the leader in person centered care, we offer over 40 different programs to provide a full range of services to meet the personal, social, and vocational needs of individuals. Our programs and services consistently create solutions to meet the goals and fulfill the dreams of the people we serve.
At Community Services we believe that every person is able and deserves the opportunity to live an independent and full life.