Strategic Plan 2018 – 2021

Strategic Plan 2018 - 2021

Leadership in Disabilities and Achievement Hawaii

Goal 1

Leadership and Advocacy

Develop new, and improve existing, avenues for empowering families of children and youth with disabilities to develop self-advocate and leadership skills throughout Hawaiʻi and U.S. Affiliated Pacific Islands

Objectives

  • Identify, train, and establish networks of family advocates, who will be available as a resource on every school campus.
  • Identify and train group leaders for expanding Parent Support Groups that are inclusive of all disabilities.
  • Continue and expand Parents as Partners program.

Goal 2

Family Achievement

Align education and resources with needs, as identified by families with children and youth with disabilities in Hawaiʻi and U.S. Affiliated Pacific Islands.

Objectives

  • Expand availability and increase awareness of Developmental, Hearing, and Vision screening services.
  • Align outreach and education with needs, as identified by families of children and youth with disabilities
  • Provide web-based and printed materials are available in families’ native languages.
  • Create online directory of resources and special service providers according to specific location/island.

Goal 3

Collaboration and Outreach

Effectively establish a collaborative culture reflective of transparency, trust, and high ethical standards that is supportive of our community partners, who advocate and provide services for families of children and youth with disabilities.

Objectives

  • Create event for purpose of collaborating with all community partners to share information, identify resources, and enhance collective impact on education policy and practice reform.
  • Use agency website and social media outlets to disseminate and share information and resources with community partners.