AWS Mission Statement
in 1960, AWS is dedicated to assisting people with disabilities
in improving their lives in the direction of their choosing. The
corporation was founded on the beliefs that life is enhanced by
the opportunity to become a productive citizen and that all
people should be given the opportunity to become included in the
fabric of society.
Working as partners with people and their
families, the corporation will concentrate its resources in
- Identifying and creating vocational opportunities
that lead to the greatest earnings and job satisfaction.
- Developing living arrangements that emphasize independence and
quality of life.
- Creating programs that result in increasing
numbers of people-to-people relationships that are of value to
people with disabilities and able-bodied peers.
searching for new opportunities to effectively deploy resources
in pursuit of the corporation's human services value base.