Our Foundation

Our Mission
Open Access Connections develops strong community connections to deliver communication services and civic engagement in order to encourage self-determination for people in need.

Our Vision
We are the leader in finding innovative ways to use communications technologies to provide opportunities for people in need to forge new connections to the community and to one another. These connections enhance dignity and independence and contribute to success.

Our Values
Open Access Connections values:

  • Our participants
    • Our community partners
    • Diversity
  • The active involvement of participants and partners
    • Self-determination
    • Independence
    • Connecting to the community
  • Innovative use of communications technology
    • Providing services at low or no cost
    • Quality service
    • Cost effectiveness