Mission, Vision and Values


Our Mission

To ensure that young people detained in Oberstown Children Detention Campus are supported to move away from offending behaviour to make a more positive contribution to society.

Our Vision

To provide safe, secure and appropriate care for young people to meet their health and education needs to support them to address their offending behaviour and prepare them to return to their families and communities following release from detention.

Our Values

We understand that the core values of an organisation should meet the needs of all stakeholders, including young people, employees and the organisation generally in line with national law and policy.

At Oberstown, we believe our values include:

• Respect

• Learning and reflection

• Working Together

• Honesty and Integrity

• Commitment to quality care and support.


Find the full Oberstown Strategic Plan 2017-2020 here.