Bay Area Resource Center & Community Campus Vision and Mission Statement

Bay Area Resource Center & Community Campus

Vision Statement

The Bay Area Resource Center offers comprehensive services without barriers, to meet the complex needs of homeless, unemployed and disadvantaged individuals and families.  The Center’s programs are focused on the philosophy of rapid transition to permanent housing and ongoing employment for all. The Bay Area Resource Center joins in good faith with its partners, to provide the services necessary to assist those in need, on their journey of hope and transformation toward a healthy, productive life.

Mission Statement

The Bay Area Resource Center’s mission is to offer the homeless, the unemployed, the drug and alcohol addicted, or physically ill and all vulnerable persons who may benefit from a safe and a stable environment, an opportunity to address their difficulties and limitations with dignity and respect, through programs and services that engage, empower and foster long term self-sustainability, independence and integration within our community.  This will be accomplished through:

  • A strong intake, assessment and case management system
  • Emergency food, clothing and shelter
  • Vocational and life skills training with job placement assistance
  • Substance abuse treatment and aftercare
  • Behavioral health treatment and maintenance
  • Health care access and disease prevention
  • Transitional and permanent housing placements

Values Statement

The Bay Area Resource Center is founded on shared values, and primary among them are respect for human dignity, compassion for others and hope for the future. On behalf of persons participating in our programs, we embrace the core values of:

  • Engagement
  • Empowerment
  • Purpose
  • Transformation
  • Sustainability

On behalf of the Bay Area Resource Center organization, its Board of Directors, employees and volunteers, we embrace the core values of:

  • Collaboration
  • Accessibility
  • Advocacy
  • Transparency
  • Professionalism