Mercy Drive, Inc. (MDI) is a 501 (3) (c) voluntary not for profit, Human service agency.
We provide services to Individuals diagnosed with Developmental Disabilities.
MDI is a multi-cultural agency that provides services in several languages taking into consideration the cultural diversity of New York City.
MDI recognizes the need for family involvement in the lives of individuals with Developmental Disabilities, by participating in the planning of service, irrespective of language barriers, thereby honoring/preserving/promoting the individual’s cultural background and diversity.
We are committed to personalized planning and approach for each person and in doing so, have developed a suite of tools that is used by the staff. The choice of approach will be based on the skills, desires and communication methods of each person who receives our services.
We have expanded our outreach into distressed communities of NYC, providing services to the unserved and underserved.
Services are provided in the following languages: English, Spanish, Russian, French, German, Arabic, African dialects, Italian, Punjabi, Bengali, Mandarin, Chinese, Korean etc.
We have worked hard to ensure that we have efficient multi-lingual staff to interact with our multi-lingual individuals and their families. We feel that this is absolutely critical if we are going to give all of our individuals the opportunity to reach their full potential.
Mercy Drive, Inc. Mission Statement
Mercy Drive, Inc.’s mission is to provide innovative high quality services in support of individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Our goal is to work collaboratively to support the needs of persons in underserved and unserved communities. Mercy Drive, Inc. serves children, adults, and families in need and people with developmental disabilities; Mercy Drive strives for distinction and unconditional veracity in the delivery of service.