KenCCID strives to promote dignity and choice to empower Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities reach their full potential.
Ensures that the rights, safety and well-being of the Individuals are protected and observed at all times; utilizing trained professional staff and community resources to enrich and enhance our Individuals’ quality of life.
Our values follow the acronym “I Care”. Each letter represents a different value KenCCID stands for and guides our approach to everything we do.
I Care = Impact, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Empower
We are here to have a positive effect on the lives of people we support. Each person is unique and we strive to understand and know the distinct needs of each individual in our care. We then assist in ways that have the greatest results on the quality of an individual’s life.
We are drawn to this field by a genuine desire to help others. This includes our individuals, their families and our co-workers. We listen with an open mind. We are patient. We take time to see things from another’s point of view and determine how we can take action to help them.
We are responsible for giving the highest quality of care to our individuals. For each person in our care we act as facilitator, supporter, advocate and positive role model.
We respect the rights of all others. We seek to recognize the feelings, wishes, and traditions of each of our individuals and our co-workers.
We support our individuals to live self-directed lives. We help them become stronger and more confident, and encourage them to make choices about how they live.