The Consortium creates conditions to enhance the
lives and make possible the dreams of people living with disablities
and/or with the impact of abuse. Our ultimate goal is for communities
to welcome and value differences in a safe and just world.
The Consortium articulates trends, theory and practice and influences critical
thinking by examining assumptions and imagining as well as implementing
We support consumers, policy makers, staff advocates, families
and friends in their efforts as agents of change.