Mission of the Mackay Women’s Centre
The Mackay Women’s Centre is committed to providing an environment that supports and facilitates the empowerment of all women. The Mackay Women’s Centre is dedicated to offering women centred services that draw on the strengths of feminist principles. In line with these values, where necessary the centre may challenge patriarchal attitudes perpetuated through societal institutions that enforce inequality of power.
The Mackay Women’s Centre is dedicated to ensuring that women are able to access specialist skills and knowledge that are responsible to their needs.
The Mackay Women’s Centre is dedicated to ensuring that the focus of the services provided out of the centre are women-centred and prioritise the safety of women and their children.
The Mackay Women’s Centre is committed to maintaining the relationships and processes that ensure the long-term viability of the service by valuing and recognising difference and sharing a common understanding of the gender-related issues that are faced by all women in society.