About Us Community Matters

Who we are?

Group of smiling people

Who we are?

Orana is a community organisation and registered charity located in Sutherland Shire.

OUR MISSION IS TO:

Empower people to have a voice; foster inclusion.

OUR VISION IS FOR:

An inclusive, engaged and optimistic community.

OUR OBJECTIVES ARE TO:

  • Empower people
  • Foster inclusion
  • Provide a space for creativity
  • Celebrate community
  • Welcome ideas

What we do

We run educational groups, courses, social groups and specific support groups as well as support services for residents of the Sutherland Shire. Please click on the “What’s on” tab above for the calendar of events, groups and classes.  

We also assist all members of the local community with information, referral and advocacy services on a needs basis.

We assist vulnerable members of our community to help themselves.

With a strong focus on supporting those who are financially disadvantaged and socially isolated.

Group of smiling people

We run educational groups, courses, social groups and specific support groups as well as support services for residents of the Sutherland Shire. Please click on the “What’s on” tab above for the calendar of events, groups and classes.  

We also assist all members of the local community with information, referral and advocacy services on a needs basis.

We assist vulnerable members of our community to help themselves.

With a strong focus on supporting those who are financially disadvantaged and socially isolated.

Our funders

With subsidies by the Department Communities and Justice and Sutherland Shire Council, Orana NSW Inc. is a not for profit, charitable incorporated Association with a Board made up of community volunteers. We are continually evaluating the needs of our local community and lobbying local and state governments for new services needed across the Sutherland Shire.

Governance documents

You can download our governing documents by clicking on any of the below.