ATSICHS Brisbane Jimbelunga IFACSS IYHS

Vision and Mission

Vision Statement

“Towards equity in health – closing the gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander outcomes”.

Mission Statement

The mission of the organisation is to ensure that all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in the greater Brisbane region have access to culturally safe and comprehensive primary health care through ATSICHS:

  • providing leadership in the provision of health services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Brisbane and surrounding areas
  • operating a sustainable service with strong community and client support
  • providing comprehensive primary health care services through its model for service delivery across the region
  • establishing partnerships and innovative approaches to service delivery
  • overcoming barriers to service access that relate to a range of cultural, health status and socio-demographic factors
  • contributing to the development of a competent and sustainable workforce in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health
  • improving the knowledge base in relation to urban Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health