Mission, Values & Principles

Our Mission

To enhance the lives of people with a disability by providing the opportunity for new experiences and community involvement in a safe and nurturing environment.

Our Values

Human dignity

Respect for the Individual

Justice and equity

Interdependence and community

 Transparency

Accountability

Cultural appreciation

Working together

Our Principles

1

Recognise the uniqueness of all human beings including those with a disability and that equality and respect are two basic human rights.

 

2

Support people with a disability by ensuring their dignity as individuals is consistently upheld.

 

3

Ensure the safety of all people with a disability so they are able to live their lives free from abuse, neglect, or exploitation.

4

Ensure strict confidentiality of all information provided to TAG 5 by any person with a disability.

5

Ensure all services provided to people with a disability are supportive of full participation in society, their family unit and promote all rights and opportunities.

6

Develop, maintain, and improve policies, programs and services for all people with a disability to encourage the individual capabilities for physical, social, emotional, cultural and intellectual development.

7

To support people from culturally diverse backgrounds to access community services and to understand the cultural issues surrounding these services.

8

Encourage discussion of issues without fear, and support and access to information that allows them to participate in decisions affecting their lives.