Centacare Catholic Family Services
Works with around 20,000 people each year providing a wide range of counselling, education and support services. Help is available for individuals, couples and families throughout the State for issues ranging from marital disputes, parenting problems, family breakdown to grief and homelessness. Centacare has 20 offices across the metropolitan area and in county areas.
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Catholic Charities provides support for Disability Respite Services (Kolbe Cottage and Auricht House). It represents a unique and vital part of Centacare's ability to operate successfully in a climate that makes even more demands on its services.


Hutt St Centre
Run by the Daughters of Charity this is a meal and day centre for the homeless people of Adelaide. Men, women and at times children attend the Centre. Facilities are breakfast, lunch, laundry, showers, lockers, counselling, referral, housing and advocacy.
Each year over 2000 people attend the Centre with approximately 51,000 meals being served. 
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Aboriginal Catholic Ministry
The Otherway Centre offers indigenous Catholics a Sunday Eucharist.

This Ministry also provides the wider indigenous community with counselling; a drop in service; work with street kids and outreach, visiting people in the streets, parks, hotels, in their own homes, in prison and in hospital. It also supports indigenous students attending Catholic Schools.


Catherine House
Catherine House Inc. offers emergency and transitional supported accommodation to single adult women over 21 years who are homeless and unaccompanied by children.

Clients can access a range of services including case management, substance misuse counselling, health services and an education and employment program.
The organisation provides safe accommodation and encourages a learning environment where women can realise their potential to live successful independent lives.
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Mary MacKillop Care: Ain Karim
Formerly owned by The Sisters of St Joseph who established permanent accommodation and care for adults with intellectual disabilities. Mary MacKillop Care SA, acquired Ain Karim in July 2012.   
Ain Karim continues as a community supporting people with an intellectual disability to lead full and rewarding lives.
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Catholic Deaf Association
The Sisters of St Joseph, through the Catholic Deaf Centre provide services for people who are deaf. These services include religious education for children and ongoing faith education for adults. The centre also provides interpreting services for deaf people, and counselling referrals for families and individuals who may be experiencing difficulties.


St Patrick’s Special School 
Our Lady of La Vang School (formerly St Ann’s Special School)

These two schools cater for children with intellectual and multiple disabilities. Students range in age from 5 - 20.
The schools are a faith community where the teachings of Jesus are reflected in the policies, structures and relationships between students, staff and parents.

Click here to go to St Patrick's Special School website. 
Click here to go to Our Lady of La Vang School website.


Mercy House of Welcome - Kilburn, Adelaide.

Run by Mercy Works (The development agency of the Sisters of Mercy in Australia and Papua New Guinea). Mercy House of Welcome is a support service for Asylum Seekers in Adelaide, they have a number of trained volunteers in place who help the asylum seekers in learning English and work with them to develop skills.

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