Our purpose is to promote respect for human rights and freedoms, enhance access to services and supports, and lead changes to improve the lives of seniors, carers, people with disability and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslanders.
We will respect, protect and promote human rights within our decision-making and actions.
We pay our respects to the Aboriginal peoples and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this land, their spirits and their legacy. The foundations laid by these ancestors—the First Australians—give strength, inspiration and courage to current and future generations towards creating a better Queensland.
Our department contributes to the following Unite and Recover government objectives for the community: