UnitingCare Gippsland’s philosophies are based on justice for those denied justice, economic equality for those denied opportunity, better health and security for those at preventable risk, and access to an equal voice in decision making processes.
■We work to enact the mission of the Uniting Church in Australia
■Our overall aim is to empower individuals and communities
■Alliances and collaborative arrangements are encouraged wherever possible, particularly with congregations and other agencies
■Community service and social action are a legitimate and necessary means of ensuring a just and righteous society
■Services should be based on need, be accountable, and involve the community in their design, planning, implementation and evaluation