Our Vision, Mission & Values
Our vision is to see children and families reaching their full potential.
Our purpose at Silky Oaks is to enable children and families to reach their full potential by providing within a caring, supportive, Christian environment, a comprehensive range of high quality residential and community services, thus ensuring that children and their families are protected, nurtured and empowered to build better lives.
Care and Safety
We are dedicated to the safety and well-being of children and families by providing an environment that is caring, safe and protected.
We have an uncompromising commitment throughout the organisation to deliver client services that consistently exceed community expectations through our quality management systems and procedures which foster a learning culture and reflect best practice.
Respect for Others
As a Christian organisation, we have committed to Jesus’ second great commandment which is to “love your neighbour as yourself”. We respect others by recognising cultural diversity, accepting them as individuals and treating them as they have a right to be treated.
Ethics, Honesty and Integrity
We operate in a responsible, ethical manner and display honesty and integrity in our dealings with all of our stakeholders including clients, suppliers, employees, government and non-government agencies.
Stewardship and Accountability
We take responsibility for managing all of the resources entrusted to us, including people and financial, in a manner that maximises positive outcomes from all our services. We communicate with our stakeholders in a manner that is open, timely, appropriate, accurate and informative.