Code of Ethics


I Affirm That:

I will regard the well-being of the individuals, the groups and the communities I serve as my primary professional duty.

I will fulfil my obligations and responsibilities with integrity.

I will be competent in the performance of the services and functions I undertake on behalf of persons I serve.

I will act in a conscientious, diligent, and efficient manner.

I will respect the intrinsic worth of persons I serve in my professional relationship with them.

I will not use my position to further my religious, political, or personal objectives.

I will protect the confidentiality of all professionally acquired information both while volunteering and after I leave my volunteering  with Abbotsford Community Services. I will disclose such information only when properly authorized or when obligated legally or professionally to do so.

I will ensure that outside interests do not jeopardize my professional judgement, independence, competence or ability to do my work.

I will promote excellence in my field and keep up to date in my field.


I Affirm That:

I will respect the rights and views of my colleagues and treat them with fairness, courtesy and good faith.

I will not engage in or condone any form of harassment or discrimination.

When I am in a position to represent a colleague, I will act with consideration for the interest, character and reputation of my colleague.

I will extend respect and congeniality to colleagues of all professions.

I will not use my position to further my religious, political, or personal objectives.

I will not assume responsibility for the clients of a colleague without appropriate consultation with that colleague.

If I have the responsibility for employing and evaluating the performance of other staff I will do so in a responsible, fair, considerate and equitable manner.


I Affirm That:

I will respect the mission, vision, values and culture of Abbotsford Community Services.

I will maintain respect for agency policies, procedures and board and management decisions and will take the initiative toward improvement of such policies, procedures, and decisions when it will better the interest of my clients, the agency and the community by presenting my suggestions to my supervisor in writing.

I will work to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of services provided by the agency.

I will accurately represent my education, training, experience and competence as they relate to my work.

I will correct, whenever possible, misleading or inaccurate information and representation made by others concerning my qualifications or services.

I will bring to the attention of my supervisor any issues that I believe will have an adverse effect on Abbotsford Community Services.

I will act to prevent and eliminate discrimination in work assignments or in personnel policies or practices.

I will use the resources and information of the agency only for the purposes for which they were intended and will not use them for personal benefit.

I will not use my position to solicit clients or the agency for personal business.

I will not use my position to further my religious, political, or personal objectives.

I will fulfill any and all commitments made by me to the agency.

I will conduct myself in such a way as to not  put my employer in disrepute.

I will support the integrity and reputation of the agency.

I will not remove confidential files or Abbotsford Community Services property unless it has been properly authorized.

I have read the Code of Ethics and agree to abide by it as and Volunyteer of Abbotsford Community Services.  I understand that failure to comply with the signed code of ethics may result in disciplinary action up to and including dismissal.

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