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Mission and Vision

Mission Statement:

Salvation Army Housing (SAH) and Salvation Army Housing Victoria (SAHV) are committed to assist individuals experiencing social disadvantage and to establish and maintain safe, affordable, secure tenancies through the management of a range of high quality housing options.

SAH and SAHV's principles reflect the mission values of The Salvation Army:

Caring for People 
Being there when people need us most 
We offer care and compassion as a sacred encounter with transformative potential 

Creating faith pathways 
Taking a holistic approach to the human condition that values spirituality 
We graciously share the Good News of Jesus and grow in faith together 

Building healthy communities 
Investing ourselves in relationships that promote mutual flourishing. 
We find the wholeness God intends for us in community. 

Working for justice 
Tackling the social systems that harm creation and strip away human dignity. 
We join God’s work to build a fairer world where all can thrive. 



Being honest and accountable in all we do


Hearing and responding to pain with love


Affirming the worth and capacity of all people


Embracing difference as a gift


Creating partnerships in mission

Our Commitment

We commit ourselves in prayer and practice to this land of Australia and its people, seeking reconciliation, unity and equity.

The Salvation Army Australia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the land on which we meet and work and pay our respect to Elders past, present and future.

We value and include people of all cultures, languages, abilities, sexual orientations, gender identities, gender expressions and intersex status. We are committed to providing programs that are fully inclusive. We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of people of all ages, particularly children.

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The Salvation Army is an international movement. Our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in his name with love and without discrimination.

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