Mission, Vision and Values

As a Special Works of the St Vincent de Paul Society Queensland we are proud to uphold the organisations mission, vision and key values in all our good works.

Our Mission

The St Vincent de Paul Society is a lay Catholic organisation that aspires to live the gospel message by serving Christ in the poor with love, respect, justice, hope and joy, and by working to shape a more just and compassionate society.

Our Vision

The St Vincent de Paul Society aspires to be recognised as a caring Catholic charity, offering a ‘hand up’ to people in need. We do this by respecting their dignity, sharing our hope and encouraging them to take control of their own destiny.

Our Key Values

  • Commitment
    Loyalty in service to our mission, vision and values.
  • Compassion
    Welcoming and serving all with understanding and without judgement
  • Respect
    Service to all regardless of creed, ethnic or social backgroud, health, gender or political opinions.
  • Integrity
    promoting, maintaining and adhering to our mission, vision and values.
  • Empathy
    Establishing relationships based on respect, trust, friendship and perception.
  • Advocacy
    Working to transform the causes of poverty and challenging the causes of human injustice.
  • Courage
    Encouraging spiritual growth, welcoming innovation and giving hope for the future.