Samaritans is the welfare arm of the Diocese, and is one of Australia's largest regional welfare organisations. Samaritans provides a range of services for children, youth, families and those with disabilities.
For more information or donate to this local cause click here to visit Samaritans website.
Samaritans CEO was guest speaker at the 2012 Mothers' Union Lady Day gathering - read his address here: Families_Mothers' Union Address
The Diocese has an Environmental Commission. This was born from a request to the Diocesan Council to explore proposals for enabling sustainable environmental practices to be put into practice within the Diocese.
The Commission is currently making some changes and new members being appointed. Phone 4926 3733 for informtation.
The plight of animals is a legitimate concern for the Anglican Church and goes hand in hand with care for creation, to which the Church is committed. There is now a growing number of people who will fight for the animals until they achieve the changes to give animals a decent life.