A Bit About Us

wli is made up of several different components, working as one comprehensive coordinated system delivering services to people with disabilities throughout Northwest Ohio. We have been in business since the early 70's and just recently became a fully independent provider of services. wli has always prided ourselves on providing quality services with meaningful results to each and every individual we serve.

 

Our Vision

wli envisions a future where all people know they are welcomed and valued members of their communities.  We will know this when people express:

  • An understanding of their unique talents, skills and needs

  • An understanding of the benefits in making one’s own responsible decisions regarding life activities, and the pursuit of employment

  • A sense of respect and affirmation by the members of their community

  • Personal safety and security.

  • Being included in the everyday rhythm of life

Our Mission

It is the mission of wli to assist people we serve in maximizing their community participation and personal achievement

Our Values

  • Employment and vocational development

  • Personal independence and well-being

  • Community inclusion, integration and engagement

  • Optimal resource management

  • Commitment to the highest ethical standards

  • Collaborative team approach based on the wants, desires, and needs of the people we serve