We at Aspire are driven by the core belief that children and adults with developmental disabilities have the right to realize their full potential and live as independently as possible. Aspire compassionately and relentlessly works toward facilitating this end.
Our total commitment to the development of innovative, individualized programs, continual integration of the developmentally disabled within the community and to providing full-service solutions to the populations it serves, makes Aspire the leading agency of its kind and a true asset to the Western New York community.
Aspire’s mission is to support children and adults with developmental and similar disabilities, helping them to live their lives to the fullest by providing individualized assistance based on personal choices.
Aspire is built upon a foundation that supports individuals in making their personal choices which determine their life path, actualize their dreams and help them achieve their own highest levels of independence. We believe that everything we do is an opportunity to have a positive, meaningful and lasting impact on our partners – the people we support and their personal support systems, employees, other care agencies and our community. The future of Aspire of WNY is in our commitment to listen with a positive attitude, relentlessly pursue opportunities, work together as one and be accessible to all.
People – We put the personal needs and goals of those we support first. We recognize the value and the potential of every employee. We listen and learn from those around us, especially those for whom we provide services. We know that everyone can make a difference and act accordingly, and recognize the dignity and unique rights of all those whom we encounter.
Performance – We give the best we can at all times, demonstrating compassion and passion. We strive for excellence in all that we do. We are honest, ethical, and accountable. We meet every challenge with professionalism and with heart. We meet change with innovation. We live up to our responsibilities and our commitment to those we support.
Partnership– We work together as a team, to make a positive impact in the lives of the people we support and in our own. We are responsive and responsible to our partners – employees, the families and personal support systems of those who receive our services, other care agencies and our community.