Doncare - Community Services

Mission Statements

Our Vision

We aspire to working within a community where all those in need are offered a helping hand to overcome adversity whilst retaining their dignity.

Our Mission

We recognise the diversity of our community needs and offer practical help across all life stages, through our dedicated team of volunteers and staff.

We are committed to securing long term funding for the ongoing delivery of programs.

We encourage local people to take pride in Doncare as their source of community support and to share our passion for ‘strengthening the local community’ through helping others overcome adversity.

Our Values

  • Integrity
    We strive to show impartiality, fairness, independence and honesty in everything we do.
  • Professionalism
    We demonstrate high professional standards.  We aim to get it right first time and to be courteous in all our dealings.  We seek to learn both from the things we do well and the things we do less well.
  • Openness
    We are accountable to our community, our donors and our funding bodies.  We aspire to be open and approachable.
  • Valuing our people
    Our staff and volunteers are important and we value their skills, knowledge, diversity and enthusiasm.  We are committed to providing leadership, keeping people informed, promoting a balance between work and home life, and developing skills.
  • Partnership
    We are committed to working together with associated agencies, community groups, local businesses and government departments.
  • Inclusiveness
    We promote acceptance of diversity and believe in equal access for all.
  • Non-judgemental
    We are an independent agency, not aligned to any government, commercial, institutional, political or religious organisation.
  • Generosity of spirit
    We promote a strong and healthy community where generosity of spirit is encouraged.