Our Mission & Values
is shaped by our inheritance of the vision, courage and audacity of St.Mary Euphrasia Pelletier and the Good Shepherd tradition she began to improve the lives of women and girls.
Ours is a vision for promoting a world of justice and peaceful co-existence.
Ours is the courage to embrace wholeheartedly innovative and creative ways of enabling people of all cultural, religious and social backgrounds to enjoy the fullness of life, which is the right of every human being.
Ours is the inheritance to boldly challenge those structures and beliefs that disrespect human dignity.
We work to uphold the value of every human being, build up the communities that enable us all to thrive, and safeguard the integrity of the environment that guarantees both.
is to bring about positive change and increase hope for people and communities who are experiencing disadvantage, marginalisation and oppression. We will do this in innovative and bold ways to bring about the best outcomes for those we serve. We will identify future opportunities and gaps in services.
Our priority clients
We offer services without discrimination to address social and economic exclusion, especially to young people aged 9 – 25 years and their families.
RESPECT – We honour the dignity and worth of each person, rejecting discrimination and celebrating diversity.
COMPASSION – We offer non-judgemental service in a spirit of generosity.
SOCIAL JUSTICE – We work towards more just social structures, processes, institutions and outcomes which respect the human rights of all and promote flourishing wellbeing.
QUALITY SERVICE – We evaluate our services to continuously improve their effectiveness in meeting needs.
CREATIVITY – We work in bold and innovative ways and form partnerships to meet the needs of the people we serve.
ACCOUNTABILITY – We are honest and transparent in our operations and judge our effectiveness by the positive difference our efforts make for the people we serve.