It is with pride that we announce that the formal merger of Blue Ridge Area Foundation and WNC Group Homes is effective July 1,2019. BlueWest Opportunities is now official. During the past four years this relationship has been successful. We have taken the best practices of each organization and formed one set of comprehensive policies and practices that support the implementation of the services provided in each of the ten service locations of these agencies. We have learned from each other and created a new culture. We have established a new mission, as well as vision and values statement.
Vision and Values Statement
We value each person’s individuality and believe that each person deserves COMPASSION when living and learning with the support of the services we provide. We value each person’s ability and believe that everyone should have the opportunity to maximize his or her potential from ACCOUNTABLE interventions and supports. We value the rights of all persons and believe that quality care is provided with RESPECT. We value teamwork and believe that employees, families and board member working together will ensure that each person is EMPOWERED to reach their potential.
BlueWest Opportunities, Inc. provides individualized, comprehensive residential and vocational services as well as community-oriented experiences to adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and to adults and children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
We are excited about moving forward as BlueWest Opportunities is now official.