Identity and Values

Families Australia is, or intends to become widely known as, an organisation that:

  • Is a national leader that is highly respected for the quality and independence of its work.
  • Strives to foster a national public policy environment in which family-related issues and the family sector can prosper.
  • Informs and influences at the highest government levels.
  • Works closely with its members in developing policy.
  • Strongly advocates for the diversity and value of families.
  • Proactively supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and organisations.
  • Takes a broad and inclusive approach, and is practical, constructive and collaborative.
  • Is governed and managed to the highest standards.