Mercy Community is a Catholic ministry finding inspiration in the Gospel, the charism of Mercy, the life of Catherine McAuley and the traditions of the Sisters of Mercy.
Our vision is a world where people, families and communities are strong in spirit, healthy and connected.
Our mission is to support and inspire people in need to live healthy connected lives within inclusive communities.
All of our work is driven by our core values of:
Mercy: We act compassionately and courageously, open to others and to their needs, nurturing hope and joy.
Acceptance: We embrace unconditionally the uniqueness and diversity of people, fostering quality and fairness in relationships.
Excellence: We are committed to quality, continuous learning and improvement.
Dignity: We treat all people with respect, accepting their right to spiritual, emotional and physical safety and care.
Empowerment: We assist and advocate passionately for and with people, enabling them to make life enhancing choices and to gain control over life shaping decisions.
Integrity: We act ethically, justly and honestly.
Mercy Community values the human dignity of every person and is committed to enhancing the quality of life and wellbeing of those who access our services, believing that through actions of merciful love, Mercy is given and received.
Our culture reflects the ethos of the Sisters of Mercy and promotes service, mercy, humility, diversity, transparency, open accountability, collaboration and cooperation, flexibility and adaptability, fearlessness and growth.