Our Mission

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Our Vision

Wherever there is hardship or injustice

Salvos will live, love and fight

alongside others

to transform Australia one life at a time

with the love of Jesus

Our Mission

The Salvation Army is a Christian movement dedicated to sharing the love of Jesus. We share the love of Jesus by:

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

Our Values

Recognising that God is already at work in the world, we value:


  • 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


International Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.