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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

DV counselling for men begins

DV counselling for men begins

A new ‪domestic violence‬ prevention program for men has begun in ‪‎Mount Gambier‬. Limestone Coast Domestic Violence Service manager Susie Smith says the introduction of court-ordered domestic violence counselling is an important step because women in rural and regional areas...

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Guiding children through family change

Guiding children through family change

Are you supporting children through separation and divorce? We are running workshops in Adelaide and Murray Bridge to help parents guide children through family change. Mum's House - Dad's House will help parents understand how to meet a child's developmental...

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Play on wheels

Play on wheels

Centacare South East staff helped Limestone Coast families celebrate Australia Day at the Glenburnie Racecourse yesterday. Members of the local Australian Early Development Census action group, Centacare’s Family Connections Program and staff from TIS, were able to utilise the action...

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Course to help build community resilience

Course to help build community resilience

Mental health first aid courses will be held across the Adelaide Hills to teach drought-affected communities how to support people doing it tough. Participants will learn how to help people with, or in the early stages of, mental illness and...

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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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