Our Vision

Our Vision

The Vision of the Gellibrand Community House is to provide lifelong learning opportunities and social networks, encouraging people to develop skills, confidence and a sense of community involvement.  Comprehensive and diverse ranges of classes/activities are offered each term, which foster our commitment to lifelong learning.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Gellibrand Community House is to provide a welcoming and safe place that actively fosters inclusive participation and partnership in living and learning. We do this by offering accessible and affordable courses, programs and services designed to enrich the lives of all in our community, regardless of age, ability or background. We encourage a sense of belonging in the community.

Sector Principles:

  • Community Ownership
  • Community Participation
  • Empowerment
  • Access and Equity
  • Lifelong Learning
  • Inclusion
  • Networking
  • Advocacy
  • Self-Help
  • Social Action

The House has six Focus Areas to address these Principles:

1. Engage Community 2. Relationship and Partnership Building
3. Volunteers 4. Training and Education
5. Promotion and Communication 6. Business Management