MISSION STATEMENT: Park Center empowers people who have mental illness and substance use disorders to live and work in their communities. OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES: Hope – We believe individuals can be active and contributing members of their community by defining their lives apart from their mental illness. Choice – We believe that individual recovery is possible through loving care, educated choices and support services. Education – We believe that active and ongoing advocacy, education about mental illness and the recovery process are necessary in order to empower members and reduce stigma in our community. Quality – We believe that services should be continuously improved to align with current and emerging best practices.