Consistent with the mission statement, the values of Another Step are directed by the people the agency serves.


  1. Another Step asks and listens to what the people we serve genuinely have to say about their personal goals, and seeks to provide the supports needed to attain those goals.
  2. Whenever possible, Another Step provides supports at the time and place they naturally occur, rather than in artificial settings.
  3. Another Step supports the growth of opportunities that enhance individual choices, including housing and employment.
  4. Another Step supports the people we serve in becoming participating members of their community.
  5. Another Step promotes Positive Behavior Supports as the most effective means of assisting people who present challenging behaviors.
  6. Another Step develops a workforce which treats the people we serve as customers, with all the respect that is inherent in this concept.