Vision, Mission and Values
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All activities managed or supported by OPA are guided by OPA\'s vision, mission and values.
OPA has a vision of a just and inclusive society that values, respects, protects and promotes the dignity and human rights of all people.
The mission is to uphold the rights and interests of people with a disability and work to eliminate abuse, neglect and exploitation.
OPA strives to demonstrate the following in all activities and relationships:
Respect - treat everyone equally and with dignity and justice, accept each person\'s individuality, acknowledge diversity and promote self determination
Compassion - accept people as they are and understand, acknowledge and have empathy for their circumstances
Inclusiveness - strive to empower all people to contribute and participate
Ethical behaviour - act at all times in a principled and informed manner, treat people fairly, accept accountability and uphold justice
Independence - be free-thinking, unbiased and impartial, and challenge the status quo.