Teegatha’Oh Zheh Is dedicated to promoting community inclusion by providing meaningful support services and advocacy for individuals who have a developmental disability.
Who We Are
We are Teegatha’oh zheh! Formed more than thirty years ago to support Yukon residents with developmental disabilities.
We are dedicated to making a significant and positive contribution to those we serve. We do this by engaging in a Person Centered Philosophy that places the individuals we serve at the centre of everything we do.
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What we do
Our day program is designed to fit the needs of the individual. We provide opportunities for personal growth and skill development that enhance quality of life. Participants are given the opportunity to participate in programs that stimulate health, learning, socialization, and skill building.
TOZ empowers our supported members by directly supporting their social inclusion and providing learning opportunities in a person-centered framework. Personal growth and self-confidence is encouraged through opportunities for recreational activities.
Teegatha’Oh Zheh envisions a fully inclusive community in which all individuals have dignity, rights and respect and are encouraged to reach their full potential.
LEARNING FOR THE UNIQUENESS OF THE INDIVIDUAL
We believe people thrive when opportunities fit their individual strengths, needs and interests.
INTEGRITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY
We believe that integrity and accountability are central to all that we do in our work with all of our participants, their friends, and their families.
DIGNITY AND FULL CITIZENSHIP
We believe in the dignity and rights of every human being and we believe in their inherent right to full and inclusive citizenship.
PARTNERSHIP AND COLLABORATION
We promote community partnerships and collaboration to better respond to the needs of persons with developmental disabilities.
LEADERSHIP AND EXCELLENCE
We promote leadership and learning for individuals so that they are able to strive towards achieving excellence in their lives.
ADVOCACY BY MODELLING
We support individuals toward full inclusive communities through education, public awareness and engagement.