People who have had limited experiences in the world often need support to discover themselves - their gifts, likes, wishes, new things to try as an engaged community member. Just asking often isn’t quite enough. The missions module helps people to learn by doing-to try things, and reflect on whether they would like to explore more, or start a hobby or turn an interest into something to explore more deeply on a regular basis.
A creative way one organization is using MyCompass to generate ideas and stay connected
After five years of exploring needs, prototyping and testing alongside people with disabilities, families, service providers and government funders we launched a social innovation in 2017 that aims to humanize the case management experience and transform how social service agencies plan with people served.
Brandon was part of early conversations and planning for MyCompass, giving his feedback and insights to make the app better. Brandon now uses MyCompass as a tool in his own planning and goal setting - frequently posting pictures and other content communicating cool things that have happened, questions he has, things he's proud of, and things he wants to try or get better at.