Our Work

Each year, Centacare supports more than 30,000 South Australians in reaching their full potential so they can participate in the community, regardless of their circumstances. With more than 500 staff, we provide 68 client services across 35 sites, in regional and metropolitan locations.

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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."

OUR PEOPLE: Sarah Staiff

OUR PEOPLE: Sarah Staiff

Sarah Staiff thought she was a cat person until a shout-out for puppy boarders bobbed up on her Facebook feed. ``I saw the Royal Society for the Blind (RSB) ad with the cute little guide dog puppies and thought, I’d like...

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Get a wriggle on to our free composting workshop

Get a wriggle on to our free composting workshop

Get a wriggle on to Wandana Community Centre next weekend and learn how to worm your way into a greener garden. Centacare green thumb Alan Shepard (pictured) will let you in on the secrets to composting and farming compost worms,...

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It’s toy time in the South East!

It’s toy time in the South East!

There’s a new toy library in town - and it’s full of fun for your children! A trailer of treasures has hit the road in the Wattle Range, offering new play experiences for families to nurture children’s early learning and...

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New nature playground opened at Louise Place

New nature playground opened at Louise Place

A new nature playground has been opened at Louise Place, complete with chicks, chimes and a giant chalkboard. The $70,000 space which is built around four key features – a waterhole, cave, grassed mound and hen house – was officially...

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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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