Statement of Purposes
3.1 With the assistance of paid professional staff and trained volunteers to support, assist, establish and conduct programs and provide services for the relief of hardship, and the welfare and advancement of the following: either spiritually, emotionally or materially.
a) Disadvantaged persons and their families, including homeless persons, single parents needing support and advice, drug addicts, those using drugs, mentally and/or physically disabled persons, the lonely, unwanted and unloved in our society, the suicidal and those in need of a friend with whom to talk.
b) Any persons who are or have been in lawful custody for whatever reasons.
c) Any persons not in legal custody, but subject to an Order relating to an offence, an alleged offence, or any Order, disposition or arrangement relating to that persons behaviour, condition or status.
d) Our involvement with any or all of the above is subject to the constraints of availability, access and resources.
3.2 To conduct, promote or take part in public education or debate upon such issues relating directly or indirectly to the criminal justice system or to client groups referred to in sub-clause 3.1 (c)
To do all such things as may be incidental or conducive to the attainment of the objects and the exercise of the powers of the Association
PO Box 2 • 4 Myers Street • Bendigo VIC • P (03) 5443 4711 • F (03) 5441 2173