Merri Community Health Services Limited (MCHS) formerly known as Moreland Community Health Service Inc was formed in 1994 through the amalgamation of the former Coburg Community Health Centre, Brunswick Community Health Centre and Co-Care (Youth and Disability Health Service). It operates from a number of sites in the City of Moreland and in the Northern Suburbs of Melbourne.
A Board of Management governs the Service while internal management is organised through service units, with General Managers and Managers.
We aspire to make a positive difference in people’s lives by being an innovative and integrated Health, Community and Advocacy service provider.
Our values underpin and drive our efforts to provide high quality services and build the strength of our community. Our core values are Passion, Responsibility, Integrity, Diversity, Engagement.
PASSION: Enthusiasm, Commitment, Making a Difference
We will be leading voices on issues affecting the health of our community
We will maintain our vigour and vitality
We support our staff, enabling them to do their best work
RESPONSIBILITY: Purposeful, Quality and Accountability
We strive for excellence in everything we do
We embrace good governance practice
We follow through on our commitments
INTEGRITY: Honesty, Respect and Fairness
We treat all people with dignity and respect
We communicate openly and honestly
We act against discrimination
DIVERSITY: Breadth of services, Innovation, Responsiveness
We are flexible and respond to the needs of our community
We embrace the diversity of our people and the community we serve
We promote creativity and innovation
We strive to be accessible to our community
ENGAGEMENT: Co-operation, Partnerships, Sharing
We work in partnership with our community and stakeholders
We share our ideas and skills
We know that everyone has something to contribute and something to learn
Welcome to MCHS! We are a community health organization that serves a community of over 140,000 residents across the northern region of Melbourne. Located over 11 sites, and offering services for children, youth, adults, people who are aged and people who have disabilities, we are a sustainable, well managed, efficient and multidisciplinary community health service. On behalf of the Board, the Executive team, and all of our dedicated and committed staff, we look forward to welcoming both new and returning clients to our service.
Provides services to address and manage health and wellbeing.
Aiming to keep people active and healthy as well as provide treatment and advice to help...
Support for the frail and aged in the local community.
Support to help people with disabilities live independently.