COVID-19 PHONE COUNSELLING

People struggling to cope amid the coronavirus pandemic can now access free phone counselling by appointment through Centacare. We have increased capacity to provide telephone support for mental health concerns, family stress due to job loss, social isolation and other challenges arising from the health emergency. Phone 82156700 between 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, to make a daytime or evening counselling appointment.

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Children's Services

Our vision is to provide safe and nurturing homes for families, children and young people in community. We work with families to identify and harness strengths, address challenges and build confidence.

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Centacare NDIS Supports

We can support you to bring your NDIS plan to life. We offer a range of disability and psychosocial supports, and will work with you to map your NDIS journey and achieve your goals.

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Specialist Domestic Violence Services

We support women and children to reclaim and maintain their fundamental human right to safety. Centacare provides accommodation, outreach services, case management, counselling and other crisis support to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness due to domestic and family violence.

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Health, Wellbeing and Education Services

Centacare provides a variety of services to help individuals and families who are seeking support with drug and alcohol use, mental health and illness, and to maintain connection to learning and employment.

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Reconciliation

Centacare values Aboriginal culture and its place at the heart of our past, present and future. We are committed to walking in partnership with all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, in the spirit of Reconciliation and mutual respect.

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Youth & Homelessness Services

We aim to empower young people with a sense of purpose, hope and fulfilment. Our accommodation and supports focus on youth homelessness, young families, at-risk mothers and children, mental health and HIV services.

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Relationship Support Services

We work in partnership with individuals, families and children to provide sustainable parenting and relationship support. From playgroups to specialist children’s counselling, family dispute resolution, chaplaincy support and pre-marriage education, services are tailored to your personal needs.

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"At Centacare, we believe that everyone has the right to be treated with respect and dignity."

VICARIOUS TRAUMA RESEARCH IN PRACTICE

VICARIOUS TRAUMA RESEARCH IN PRACTICE

With COVID-19 challenging how we work, Deputy Director Pauline Connelly recently spoke to Social Work Talk about vicarious trauma on the front lines of community services. Research commissioned by Centacare identifies key measures to help community service workers minimise the...

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Connect to culture in National Reconciliation Week

Connect to culture in National Reconciliation Week

Centacare is encouraging South Australians to step outside and connect to culture in National Reconciliation Week (May 27-June 3). With COVID-19 restricting NRW events, people are urged to explore their own backyards to unearth Australia’s story. From street names to...

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OUR PEOPLE: Deepa Rana

OUR PEOPLE: Deepa Rana

Deepa Rana has been a volunteer for nearly half her young life. She started giving her time for a good cause aged just 13 when she approached her local Laligurans Youth Club in Nepal to see if they needed help....

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Shared Services

Ways To Give

Centacare stands with those in our community who experience poverty, unemployment, discrimination, racism and other forms of exclusion. Your donations help ensure the continuing provision of quality services.

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Centacare

Meeting the Challenge

Centacare Catholic Family Services is a Catholic welfare organisation delivering a range of services across the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide.

Client Services

45 Wakefield Street Adelaide SA 5000
T 08 8215 6700 | F 08 8232 8920
E enquiries@centacare.org.au

Opening Hours

Monday – Tuesday | 9am – 5pm
Wednesday – Thursday | 9am – 9pm
Friday | 9am – 5pm

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