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Inclusive, safe and connected

Objective 2 - An inclusive, safe and connected community

“I’m hoping for Casey to be
a safe, family oriented place with lots of amazing schools, parks, recreational and fun activities.”

Female, 29-38, Casey Next.

“A place where everyone's connected and there is something for everyone.”

Female, under 18, Casey Next.

All services and facilities that Council provides, funds and coordinates will be safe and inclusive for all Casey community members.

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Our 2021 Community Outcomes

Strategies Strategic indicators
2.1 We connect our residents to services and each other

Increased utilisation rates of Casey programs in:

  • Library
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Neighbourhood houses & community centres
  • Sporting clubs
2.2 We provide facilities and public spaces that meet community safety and accessibility needs
  • New Council facilities are designed to improve community safety outcomes
  • Existing Council facilities and public spaces are renewed in line with access and inclusion guidelines
2.3 We provide services and programs to our vulnerable residents in a way that is safe, inclusive and accessible
  • Level of satisfaction felt by participants with the extent to which a safe, inclusive and accessible environment was experienced when accessing services

Our 2018-2019 actions

Actions Due date
2.1.2 Provide information, advice and referrals to people and their carers in response to the introduction of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) 30 Jun 2019
2.1.3 Host a community forum to identify key priorities to create a safe and inclusive Casey 31 Dec 2018
2.2.3 Undertake community engagement and implement revitalisation projects to improve safety in areas of concern in and around local shopping strips 30 Jun 2019
2.2.4 Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) principles are embedded into our building and design standards 30 Jun 2019
2.3.2 Improve community understanding of mental health through hosting a Community Mental Health Summit 31 Oct 2018
2.3.3 Actively promote locally based family violence services 30 Jun 2019

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