Vision and Mission

Our Vision

A full and fulfilling life for every individual

Our Mission

Enable adults with intellectual disabilities to actively engage in the full life of their community, through participation, contribution, and meaningful and respectful relationships with others.

Our Values

Community of families: The Trust is a community of families. Our strength is achieved through the commitment of families to work together, to contribute and to take ownership and responsibility for the direction and quality of the service.

Responsiveness: We actively listen and respond with respect and understanding to those with whom we interact. We are open and adaptable to meet changing needs and circumstances.

Individual Focus: We aim to build a good life for each individual, through understanding and responding to every person’s qualities, interests and abilities.

Ongoing growth and development: We strive for continual learning, increased knowledge and overcoming of limitations—for service users, staff, and trustees.

Honour: We act with integrity, respect and fairness.

Financially sustainable and adequately resourced: We provide a financially secure and stable future for Thumbs Up through effective financial management.

Strategic Plan 2018

Thumbs Up Charitable Trust