Our Work

We strive to support people in the community who have been marginalised and who are experiencing hardships and challenges in their lives.

For the past 74 years, Centacare has worked to help people reach their full potential so they can participate in the community, regardless of their circumstances.

Read More

Family outreach and relationship services

One in five Centacare clients is a child. Their safety is paramount and is at the core of our family support services.

Read More

Disability services and the NDIS

We are passionate about giving children and adults living with a disability the opportunity to reach their full potential.

It is upon this person-centred approach that Centacare has built a reputation for providing flexible, quality care and support.

Read More

Supporting at-risk youth, women and children

Despite a national focus on domestic violence and its ugly aftermath, community norms still place the onus for solving the issue on the woman.

Centacare is working creatively on the frontline to keep young people, families and women and children safe.

Read More

Support training and intervention services

With a focus on children and youth, we offer a variety of health services to support individuals – and their families – who are living with drug and alcohol addiction, depression, mental illness and HIV/AIDS.

Read More

Reconciliation

Centacare is committed to a reconciled Australia.

Guided by our Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) and Aboriginal Leadership Committee, we are working hard to create a future founded on diversity and mutual respect.

Read More

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

The nori has landed!

The nori has landed!

``The nori has landed!’’ So said Ruby Hunter by phone to family each time the singer/songwriter arrived in a new city with her lifelong partner and musical soulmate, Archie Roach. ``We worried about them flying,’’ says Eric Richards, Ruby’s brother....

Read more
Game on! Board games teach life skills

Game on! Board games teach life skills

When did your family last swap computer screens for board games? Monopoly and other classics can be a game-changer for child development, says clinical psychologist Dr Donna Kite. ``I don’t think you can ever undervalue sport and games,’’ the two-time Olympian...

Read more
Conference highlights rewards, challenges

Conference highlights rewards, challenges

THE challenges and rewards of working on the frontline of child protection, homelessness, domestic violence and other community services were explored at Centacare’s inaugural Rural and Regional Conference last Friday. The event at the National Wine Centre brought together staff from...

Read more

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.

Read more

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

Quick Exit