About us

Who we are

We deliver social services that are shaped around individual needs and goals to help create positive futures built on independence and esteem.  We deliver services in aged care, child & family, financial health, mental health & NDIS.  We operate two social enterprises, a community child care centre and a psychology practice.  We have been in operation for over 150 years.

What we do

UCWB delivers its services under two divisions (Capacity Building, and Care and Wellbeing) which increase the integration across our services and focus strongly on customer needs.

Our services range from support for individuals, older people, youth, adults and families, to people living with disability and/or mental health and those supporting them.  We shape these services around individual needs and goals to help create positive futures built on independence and esteem.

Capacity Building

  • Financial Health
  • Child and Family
  • NDIS Support Co-ordination
  • Torrensville Community Childcare Centre
  • Martinthi Aboriginal Kinship Care
  • Intensive Family Support

Care and Wellbeing

  • Aged Care
  • Mental Health
  • Psychology SA
  • NDIS Core Supports

Our customer-focussed approach is underpinned by sound practice frameworks and quality standards and informed by lived experience.

Why choose us

We are committed to providing excellent customer service that informs, advises, and supports you. In a friendly and caring way, we will take the time to understand your individual needs, provide assistance, and listen to your ideas.

We celebrate diversity and welcome all people irrespective of ethnicity, lifestyle choice, faith, sexual orientation, and gender identity.

View our Consumer Service Charter.

Purpose and Values

Our purpose is to deliver innovative, tailored services that support individual and community wellbeing to vulnerable children and their families, older people, individuals who live with disability, and carers.

We proudly serve the community based upon the following guiding values:

Respect – giving due regard for the feelings, wishes and rights of others

Trust – building honest relationships

Integrity – adhering to ethical principals

Courage – having the strength to live our values and achieve our purpose

View Strategic Plan 2022.