Our vision is for a Victorian community where there are no new infections of viral hepatitis, and where those who have the virus are able to maximize their health and well-being.
Governed by an independent Board of Directors, Hepatitis Victoria works to:
- Provide leadership and coordination for the Victorian community response to viral hepatitis.
- Build a strong and sustainable organisation that works effectively across all activities and is positioned to have the greatest impact.
- Raise community awareness and prevent the transmission of viral hepatitis.
- Increase access to quality viral hepatitis information, care, treatment and support.
We value Respect- of all people affected by viral hepatitis, working always to promote their dignity and to challenge stigma and discrimination.
We encourage people affected by viral hepatitis to have input into our work and to have their voices heard in relation to their well-being.
We seek to understand and value the diverse circumstances and cultures of the people and communities with whom we work.
We aspire to do what we do well, and base our work on evidence of need and of effectiveness.
We work according to a consistent set of values and principles at all times.
We welcome new idea’s, are open to change, and respond in innovative ways to new circumstances.
We strive for maximum impact in relation to viral hepatitis, and to promote the visibility of viral hepatitis issues in the community.
We seek to broaden our impact through strategic partnerships and collaborations with others who can have a positive impact on viral hepatitis.