Ministries of Care

Ministry Outline Contact Person/s
Loss & Bereavement Support group Those involved in this ministry phone or may visit families who have lost a loved one. They proivde someone to listen or talk with. If appropriate they may provide referrals to other services. 6 week support discussion group? Gail Atwell
Knitting Prayer Group Gathering of parishioners who knit/crochet shawls for those suffering from serious illness. Meet 2nd Thursday of the month from 10:00am in Bishop Barry Room. Ann White 9416 7213 Veronica Tan 9451 1002
Meditation A group gathers for meditatin, in the ancient Christian tradition every Thursday at 10:00am in the Parish Office.  
Serra Club Diocesan-based group, which promotes vocations to the priesthood and diaconate and as religious brothers and sisters. Meets 4th Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm at various venues int he Diocese, as advertised in the Parish Bulletin. Terry Scanlan terryscanlan@bigpond.com
Social Justice Group The group seeks to raise awareness of social justice issues, whether in the local community, nationally or internationally and to take action to alleviate suffering and injustice. Meets every 3rd Wednesday of the month in Bishop Barry Room at 7:00pm Trish Wilson 9411 1262
St Vincent de Paul Society The members give assistnace to those in need by visiting their homes and providing food vouchers, and other financial and moral support. Meets every ? and where Bob Shields 9419 2824
Visits to Hospital & Nursing Homes Some Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion commit time after Mass to make weekly visits and take Holy Communion form the priest at Mass to patients in Hospital and/or Nursing Homes in the area. Gerard Ryan 9419 8310