1. Identify strengths by using the “resource lens not the deficit lens”.
2. To ensure that youth placed in the program receive trauma informed care and not re-traumatized.
3. We believe youths have a right to a safe and nurturing environment.
4. We believe everyone should be treated with dignity and respect.
5. We believe in empowering youths to become self-sufficient and responsible.
6. We believe in building relationships.