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Our Mission, Vision, Values, and Commitments

Our Mission:

  • Support local agency leadership.
  • Advocate for our agencies, our staff, and the people we serve.
  • Collaborate with state partners and other stakeholders to shape service delivery and guide public policy.

Our Vision:

  • Be the recognized leader in the evolution of public human service delivery in Virginia.

Our Core Values:

  • Collaboration: Work together and share information to build on our collective strengths.
  • Integrity: Conduct ourselves professionally in all situations; our actions guided by ethics, honesty and accountability.
  • Advocacy: Speak up to influence the decisions related to the delivery of services – commit to a purpose and follow through.
  • Innovation: Seek new cutting edge technologies and practices while remaining flexible and adaptable in a changing regulatory environment.
  • Leadership: Create vision, inspire others, and advance the priorities and mission of the organization.

We committed to the following:

  • Acting with integrity in all relationships.
  • Being honest, trustworthy and act in a manner that reflects the core values of the League and our own local agency, both at work and in public.
  • Being knowledgeable of best practices and committed to continuous improvement.
  • Collaborating with each other, local, state and other partners and with those we serve.
  • Serving in a leadership role in our communities and advocate for what is needed.
  • Promoting an ethical, transparent and mutually accountable membership; holding ourselves accountable to the League’s Mission and Core Values.
  • Having the courage to do what is right.