Who We Are

Footprints in Brisbane Inc. is a well-regarded not-for-profit provider of community-based services, working in the community for almost 30 years. We specialise in working with older people, those that experience disability, mental illness, as well as those who are at risk of homelessness.

Footprints adopts a non-discriminatory practice and integral to our service is our ability to work alongside our clients, with respect and dignity, to enhance their capacity to live independently in the community.

Our professionally qualified and highly skilled workforce operate within a client centred practice framework ensuring principles of strengths-based practice are implemented into service delivery.

We believe in independence, strength and choice. We work with people, their families, carers, and other supports, at their own pace, to empower and support people to reach their goals.

STRATEGIC PLAN 2019 ANNUAL REPORT

We Support Our Clients Through

Support in the Community for People who are Ageing

Community Care for People with Disabilities

Centre Based Respite for Older Persons and People with Disability

Recovery and Well-being for People with Mental Illness

Community Care for People who are Homeless or are At Risk of Homelessness

Our Vision

A community where individuals are able to maintain an independent lifestyle of their choice.

Our Mission

To be responsive, innovative, professional and timely in providing care and support of each client.

Our Values

Trust We listen to each other, rely on each other and can be counted upon to represent the best interests of all. Reliability We are dependable, responsible and consistent. Client-focused We empower individuals to be independent and have control over their life. Respect We hold all people in positive regard and treat with courtesy and consideration.

Honesty We are ethical on all our dealings and we are open and sincere with each other. Confidentiality We respect and protect the privacy of all concerned. Dignity We interact with compassion and empathy in acknowledgement of an individual’s uniqueness