Vision Statement

We envision a community where all people are welcomed, accepted and included.


The Mission of CLWD is to nurture inclusion: supporting children, youth and adults with intellectual disabilities and their families, promoting their full participation as valued and contributing citizens.

Core Values 

  • Trust – Being reliable and instilling confidence in other people. 
  • Respect – Treating all people respectfully and recognizing that each person’s contribution is valuable.
  • Honesty – The sincerity and truthfulness of our words and actions.
  • Empathy – Recognizing, communicating and understanding of another person’s vulnerability and the need for patience, tolerance, compassion and acceptance.