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Strategic Direction

8 value based priciples

We aimed to create awareness and capacity building and improving the quality of the service. Central to the strategic plan are 8 value-based principles that will be taken into consideration when formulating policies or developing services for blind and visually impaired persons:

  1. In the Best Interest: respect their right to have their views and opinions taken into account in decisions affecting them
  2. Family Centred: support and strengthens family relationships
  3. Community-Focused: respond to the needs of the local community
  4. Culturally Affirming: promote respect for cultural ad religious diversity
  5. Preventive: adopt an early intervention approach
  6. Collaborative: work with others in collaboration and through strategic partnerships
  7. Evidence-Based: rely on up-to-date information and best practices
  8. Consistent with the UN Policies on the Disabled: recognize human rights of disabled persons and support the key principles of these policies

8 strategic directions

In line with the 8 Value-Based Principles, 8 strategic directions for St. Nicholas’ Home have been identified:

Strategic Direction 1: Preventing Blindness, Early Intervention and Timely Support

Strategic Direction 2:Enhancing Access to Information and Resources

Strategic Direction 3: Increasing Training and Employment Opportunities

Strategic Direction 4: Promoting Information, Communication and Access Technology

Strategic Direction 5: Responding to the Special Needs of Children with Deaf-blindness and Multiple Disabilities

Strategic Direction 6: Addressing Emerging Concerns of Older Blind Person

Strategic Direction 7:Developing People, Culture of Service Excellence and Good Governance

Strategic Direction 8: Ensuring Financial Sustainability and Successful Resource Mobilization