Welcome to the TASC Queensland Social Justice Centre
Our Vision is Social Justice for All. In the work that we do, we follow these basic Social Justice principles:
- Access (greater equality of access to goods and services to members of our communities who are vulnerable, marginalised or suffer financial disadvantage)
- Equity (overcoming unfairness caused by unequal access to economic resources and power)
- Rights (equal effective legal, industrial and political rights)
- Participation (expanded opportunities for real participation in the decisions which govern our clients’ lives)
TASC ’s belief is that Social Justice is about equality and fairness between human beings. It works on the universal principles that guide people in knowing what is right and what is wrong. This is also about keeping a balance between groups of people in a society or a community. TASC upholds the principles of Social Justice when we remove barriers that people face because of gender, age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture or disability.
TASC’s Commitment To Social Justice
As Social Justice refers to creating a society that is based on the principles of equality and understanding the value of human rights, it is in direct alignment with our organisational values and philosophy.
As the largest regional Community Legal Centre in Queensland, we have embraced the Social Justice message and pursue powerful ways to raise awareness, collaborate and showcase our advocacy for Social Justice throughout our communities.
- Open Honest and Respectful Communication
- Innovation and Adaptability
- Client Focused
- Driven and Tenacious
THE TASC GROUP
TASC NationalTASC is a not for profit organisation that delivers legal, advocacy, psychology and counselling services across Toowoomba, Ipswich, Roma and parts of the Southern Downs and South West QLD.
TASC LawTASC’s not-for-profit services incorporate the Ipswich Community Legal Service, the Toowoomba Community Legal Service and Roma Community Legal Service. TASC’s fee-based legal services are provided by TASC Law Pty Ltd.
TASC Psychology and Counselling ServiceTASC Psychology and Counselling Service is a registered provider with both Medicare and the NDIS. A range of assessments and diagnosis services are available.
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