We believe that every person, at every age and level of disability, has the potential for growth. We also believe that each individual is entitled to the same dignity, respect and opportunities as all other members of our society. We are firmly committed to helping the people we serve to achieve their full potential for independence, individuality, productivity and inclusion in their communities.
Nearly a quarter of the people living in developing countries, or about one billion people, live in absolute poverty. These people, who have seen the worst that life has to offer, deserve the best that we can provide.