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."

Support boost for young people exiting out-of-home care

Support boost for young people exiting out-of-home care

Centacare has partnered with community housing provider Housing Choices Australia and Aboriginal Sobriety Group on an innovative new project to prevent young people falling into homelessness after exiting out-of-home care. Funded by the Department for Child Protection, the $2.7 million Next Steps pilot will provide young adults aged between 17 to 21 years on long-term…

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Leanne Haddad appointed Deputy Director

Leanne Haddad appointed Deputy Director

Centacare has appointed child protection specialist Leanne Haddad as Deputy Director. Leanne will commence in the role early January and work closely with Director, Pauline Connelly. Highly regarded in national and state community services sectors, Pauline has led Centacare since August and was recently appointed for a further 12 months by Catholic Archbishop of Adelaide,…

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Centacare site safety

Centacare site safety

Your wellbeing is our priority. Centacare is taking every precaution necessary to protect the health and safety of everyone on site. We appreciate your patience and understanding in supporting our minimum site requirements. Check-in All staff, contractors, clients and visitors must: Adhere to mask wearing requirementsCheck in via the QR code or by manual sign-inPerform…

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Jon Goodwin awarded ASU honour

Jon Goodwin awarded ASU honour

Centacare AOD Youth Worker Jon Goodwin is the Australian Services Union (ASU) 2021 Delegate of the Year. Jon joined the ASU in 2000 and has been a workplace rep for nearly a decade, advocating for his peers at Centacare and AnglicareSA during this time. ``I know we have a lot of really good workplace reps…

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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
E enquiries@centacare.org.au

Opening Hours

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

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