Mutkin Residential and Community Care is a not for profit community-controlled organisation, situated south east from Cairns in Far North Queensland. We are a Commonwealth subsidised and accredited aged care facility providing residential care and community care services to the Yarrabah Community and surrounding areas.
Mutkin is a trusted pillar in the Yarrabah community and we pride ourselves in providing culturally and spiritually-sensitive care services. Our model of care incorporates activities which specifically address the needs of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
Mutkin program areas are:
Mutkin provides culturally appropriate and quality residential and community care by engaging with Community, Employees and Board of Directors in service provision
At Mutkin we aspire to lead the way in providing quality care for those in need who are frail, aged and disabled, for Yarrabah and surrounding areas
Accountability – We will be honest and transparent in our practice by following policy and procedure and displaying integrity in our work.
Teamwork – For Mutkin to be successful we must all commit and encourage team work by working together whilst showing respect for each other.
Commitment – We are committed to developing our people and delivering a quality service
Consumer Satisfaction – at Mutkin we deliver culturally appropriate services to our community, encouraging feedback and demonstrating continuous improvement in our practices ensuring each consumer is provided quality care tailored to their needs while in our care.
Community Culture/Tradition – We keep traditional culture alive for our clients, supporting them to maintain their lifestyles, well-being and traditional values and practices.
Capacity Investment – We are committed to our employees and their ongoing developmental needs and aspirations