Fraserside supports people needing housing, seeking work, with low income/or having developmental disabilities, mental health or substance use issues. Our focus is New Westminster and neighbouring communities.
Fraserside is inspired to create communities of belonging where the diversity of all people is welcome.
Diversity – We respect and celebrate our differences.
Respect – We value the humanity that is in all of us. The rest is detail.
Strength Focused – We seek to discover people’s strengths, assets and gifts to create positive solutions.
Person Centred – We view people as the best authority on their experience and as being fully capable of fulfilling their potential.
Integrity – We bring our values to our practice; we walk the talk.
Trust – We do what we say we are going to do.
Accountability – We are responsible to fulfill our commitments now and into the future through good stewardship.
Compassion and Social Responsibility
Social Responsibility – We advocate toward social change, based on our belief that society is better for the engagement of all people.
Compassion – Compassion motivates us to strive to help. We feel deeply the suffering of others.
Collaboration – We work together to find solutions.
Communities of Belonging
Belonging – People thrive when they belong in relationships to individuals, groups and communities.
Reciprocity – Relationships that are based on reciprocity and mutuality, honor the participants of those relationships.
Eco-systems – We take into consideration the entire system that forms each person’s context.
Contribution – Our sense of well-being is significantly determined by the contributions we make.