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Strategic Plan 2017-2021

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Our Purpose

To create paths for our young people to reach their full potential.

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Our Guiding Principles

We believe in making a positive impact on the lives of others, by genuinely caring about individuals and our community. Our guiding principles shape how we work with our clients, one another, and our partners. They are:

Sharing our knowledge and expertise
We stick up our hands to learn, and seek to constantly grow our skills.

Celebrating each other’s strengths on the team
If any of us doesn’t have the answer, we will find the person who does.

Supporting one another to get to the right solution
If we aren’t helping a client, we should be helping someone who is.

Building resilience
We work, we live, we laugh.

Recognizing the value in others and in ourselves
Inclusivity and respect go without saying.

Demonstrating authenticity
We are comfortable in our own confidence and vulnerability.

Feeling safe to be courageous
We are not afraid to be honest and open with each other and ourselves.

Taken together, our guiding principles create an environment of trust that allows us, our partners and our clients to be their best selves.

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Our Strategic Objectives

Finding News Ways

Re-think and optimize our service delivery

Culture of Care

Live our guiding principles
Build our bench strength

Engaging with Partners

Work with our partners to contribute to new and improved models of care

Sharing our Story

Grow awareness of our services and approach
Move people to action

Reaching for Excellence

Measure to understand

Compass is the Lead Agency for Child and Youth Mental Health Services in the Districts of Sudbury and Manitoulin.

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If you or someone you know is in crisis or feeling overwhelmed, please contact Crisis Intervention Services – Health Sciences North. 24 hour hotline—365 days/year 1.877.841.1101

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MINDSPACE offers mental health services without an appointment for children and youth under 18.