Arriving in Australia, new entrants sometimes discover the transition to a new life is not as smooth as they might have hoped. For asylum seekers and refugees, many of whom are highly skilled, the difficulties they face in finding a job can come as a shock.
The NDIS is one of the largest reforms in Australia’s history. You can find news, updates and information about the National Disability Insurance Scheme right here on catholiccare.org
The Stronger Relationships trial aims to help Australian couples to have happy, healthy and mutually satisfying relationships by providing a $200 subsidy towards counselling or relationship education programs.
Foster Care (or Out-of-Home Care) is a service provided by CatholicCare Sydney for children and young people, who are unable to live at home with their parents for a period of time. Becoming a foster carer is challenging, but it’s also one of the most rewarding things you can do. Do you have room in your heart for a foster child?
Centacare Industries offer services in Packaging and Assembly, Mail Fulfillment, Light Manufacturing, Secure Shredding and Recycle Services, Garden Maintenance and Tree Services, Indoor Plant Hire and Logistics Management Services, including the warehousing and national distribution of products for major manufacturers and wholesalers.
CatholicCare Sydney is the official welfare agency of the Catholic Church in the Archdiocese of Sydney. Our Mission, as an instrument of Christ's liberating presence in the world, is to provide for the social and emotional wellbeing of communities, families and individuals living in the Archdiocese.
CatholicCare Sydney’s Refugee Program is the only service in south west Sydney providing employment support to asylum seekers. Since forming in 2007, the Refugee Program has evolved to meet the specific needs of asylum seekers, to help them find work and create better futures for themselves and their families.
According to a report released this week by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, more Australians are seeking support from homelessness services in 2013-14 than in previous years.
At the 91st anniversary graduation ceremony of CatholicCare’s St Patrick’s Institute of Education, Monsignor John Usher AM was honoured for his abiding commitment to education.
CatholicCare Sydney has received a significant grant from the Medibank Community Fund, which will enable the organisation to launch an innovative program that aims to educate children and families about healthy lifestyles.
Inside our 2014 annual report you’ll read about the difference CatholicCare is making in the lives of people in need, as well as information about our services, finances, results and achievements.