Summit DD considers data and input from those we serve, families, providers, the community, and employees to develop the three-year long-range plan. Summit DD is currently in the second year of the three-year plan that runs from 2023-2024.
Each year, the Annual Action Plan outlines specific action items that help Summit DD achieve the priorities identified in the long-range plan. The 2023 Action Plan focuses on addressing 16 action items to achieve the following three-year objectives:
LRP Objective 1: Using evidence-based best practices, deliver in-person and virtual Early Intervention Services that support the individual outcomes of each child and family.
LRP Objective 2: Implement person-centered thinking initiatives.
LRP Objective 3: Empower independence through access to technology, transition age support and meaningful day program/employment opportunities.
LRP Objective 4: Empower people to live in the community of their choice, as independently as possible, while maintaining health and safety.
LRP Objective 5: Capitalize on collaborations with community partners and providers to enhance services for children and adults with intensive needs.
LRP Objective 6: Assist providers with recruitment and retention efforts for Direct Service Professionals.
LRP Objective 7: Capitalize on the diverse backgrounds, experiences, and cultures of Summit DD team members to support a high performing workforce that reflects the community we serve.
LRP Objective 8: Ensure the public understands the value of Summit DD support.
LRP Objective 9: Invest in technology and infrastructure that supports the Mission, Vision and Values of the Agency.