Mission Statement

We at NCI Affiliates and Achievement House are dedicated to providing services that encourage & support individuals with disabilities, so that they may successfully achieve their personal & professional goals.

Vision Statement

To create a caring and supporive pathway to success for people with disabilities so that they may build upon their individual strengths and gain the confidence they need to lead fulfilling and successful lives.


NCI Affiliates and Achievement House are 501c 3 non-profit agencies serving the vocational and community living needs of persons with developmental disabilities in San Luis Obispo, northern Santa Barbara, and Monterey counties. We provide an array of vocational services and programs to assist individuals in developing appropriate workplace skills and behaviors so as to enhance individual productivity, independence, and community integration. Our philosophy is that in order to be an effective program, we must work in partnership with the individual and his/her support network. We have effectively demonstrated that individuals with even the most severe limitations can be gainfully employed and become contributing members of their respective communities if appropriate support is developed and maintained.