Mission, Vision and Values

Our Mission

Lanark County Mental Health is committed to enhancing the wellbeing of individuals and their families who are challenged with mental illness through the promotion of wellness, self – determination and recovery focused services.

Our Vision

Setting the standard for excellence in service provision which results in a meaningful difference to the lives of those persons with serious mental illness

Our Values

We are dedicated to the provision of services to individuals and their families in a caring and respectful manner within a “recovery” framework.

We believe that the provision and promotion of mental health and related services contributes to improving quality of life for individuals, their families and the broader community.

We recognize in individuals and families we serve the potential for growth and independence.

We will do our best to ease the way for individuals and families through the health care and social service network by collaborating with our partner agencies.

We are committed to “best practices” and streamlined access that ensures timely and professional delivery of services.

We support the strength and ability of our staff as key to achieving our Mission, Vision and core values.

We are dedicated to partnerships and cooperation within the community.

We are committed to managing the Agency with openness and accountability to the community, the Sponsoring Hospital Board, the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care and the South East LHIN.

We are committed to raising awareness among the communities we serve about mental health, and advocating on behalf of those living with mental illness.