Who we are

Who we are

The Bridge Inc. is a not-for-profit disability services provider located in the south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Formerly known as Options Victoria, we’ve been helping people with disabilities develop key life skills for over 40 years.

The Bridge offers a range of different services, meeting the needs of individuals, families and businesses in the region.

Our Vision

A connected society where all people with disabilities achieve their full potential.

Our Mission

Transforming lives through empowerment, choice, support, advocacy and connections to work and community.

Our Values

Integrity – We are genuine. Our approach with everyone is honest, open, transparent and professional.

Connectedness – We work collaboratively. We connect people to opportunities and achieve real outcomes. We are holistic, cohesive, well networked and inclusive.

Individuality – We respect individual choices and diversity. We believe everyone is entitled to a fulfilling life. We are compassionate, supportive and empowering.

Courage – We have a ‘can do attitude’ and focus on achieving results. We are determined, passionate, enterprising and dependable. We are forward thinkers who are flexible, adaptable and innovative.

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