Practice Principles 2018-06-29T11:23:37+00:00

Practice Principles

WELLBEING OF CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE

We prioritise the rights, needs and wellbeing of children and young people.

ECOLOGICAL APPROACH

We consider the interaction of the personal, social, cultural, economic and policy contexts that impact on individuals and families.

EVIDENCE & EXPERIENCE

Our practice is evidence-informed and inclusive of the wisdom of both the people we work with and our team. We carefully measure our performance to improve practice.

RELATIONSHIPS

We build and maintain respectful, trusting and caring relationships.

PARTICIPATION & CONTRIBUTION

We create opportunities for individuals and families to be actively involved in decisions that affect their lives. We encourage people to participate in community life and to contribute to the wellbeing of others.

COLLECTIVE IMPACT

We use a structured and inclusive approach that brings the community together to focus on a common agenda to address complex social problems.

STRENGTHS & SOLUTIONS

Our work encourages people and communities to build on their strengths and focus on solutions.

REFLECTION

We reflect on our practice to improve the quality and impact of our work.