About Us

Vision / Mission

Vision:
LIFESPAN empowers lives in innovative ways.

Mission:
LIFESPAN empowers children and adults with disabilities by providing education, employment, and enrichment opportunities to live, work, and play in their communities.

Today:
LIFESPAN serves over 1,200 children and adults from 20 locations between Waynesville and Burlington in the areas of Education, Employment, and Enrichment.

Our Core Values:

Social Responsibility: Recognize a moral obligation and act on it.

Accountability: Set clear expectations, evaluate results, provide feedback, offer rewards/consequences, and revise and refine expectations.

Personal Commitment: Commit time and talent to understand, believe, serve and do what it takes!

Diversity: Commit to highest quality of culturally competent services reaching diverse populations.