VISION, MISSION & PHILOSOPHY
kcs Association provides a variety of programs and services to children, youth, adults and their families. Serving Sylvan Lake and the surrounding communities since 1978, kcs Association is staffed by a skilled & dedicated team of professionals. Together with parents, volunteers, community members and agencies, kcs Association supports the growth and development of all children, youth and adults.
A community strengthened through achievements of its members of all abilities.
To meet the individual needs of children, youth, adults, and their families through collaborative partnerships, quality supports & services and by maintaining a skilled & dedicated team of professionals.
We believe in:
The uniqueness and dignity of each person
The inclusion of each person with their own unique gifts & capabilities
Supporting the person as an individual & the family as a whole
Fostering connections of each person and their family with resources in the community
Working with each person, their families and social networks to ensure safety and wellbeing
Recognizing & appreciating the efforts of each person, their supporters and staff
Teamwork & the importance of good communication
Fun, laughter & play as the essential ingredients to positive learning & enhanced self- esteem