We envision a world where an individual has opportunities and supports that promote self-determination, the joy of achievement, and a fulfilling life.
Woods Services supports children and adults with disabilities or challenges to achieve their highest potential and independence through innovative and individualized approaches that promote learning and personal fulfillment.
Health and Safety – The well-being of the individuals we serve and our employees is our highest priority. We are diligent about promoting a just culture of transparency and accountability that identifies, mitigates, and effectively manages risks.
Respect – We acknowledge and value the dignity of all human beings and value our relationships with one another. This is evident in our relationships with our clients, their families, our employees and other stakeholders; our environments; the way in which we deliver services; and the manner in which we conduct business. We are committed to compassionate care, ethical practices, effective and honest communication, collaborative relationships, and the highest standards of integrity.
Innovation – Our commitment to excellence and achieving exceptional outcomes is reflected in our efforts to adopt state-of-the-art, evidence-based, and cutting-edge practices. Toward this end, we value new ideas, scientific and technological advancements, partnerships with Centers of Excellence, and collaborations with Institutions of Higher Learning.
Leadership – We are committed to being a high-performance organization, an employer and provider of choice, and a recognized leader in the field of human services.
Advocacy – Our commitment to advocating for the welfare of the individuals we serve is in keeping with the tradition of our founder, Mollie Woods. We proactively take action to protect and advance the best interest of the individuals we serve through our active engagement in our communities, and by influencing policies and decisions made at the local, state, and federal level.
Courage – We are a dynamic organization that embraces positive change. We have the resolve to advocate for the best interests of our clients and the openness to pursue opportunities that advance our vision, mission, and values.