LATEST FROM AURORA MAGAZINE

“The nuns taught me to value celebration” IMAGE Aurora Magazine

“The nuns taught me to value celebration”

December 06, 2017 Comments Suzanne Gabrielle

A former boarder at St Mary’s Dominican Convent, Maitland, reflects fondly, despite a challenging childhood, on the legacy of the Sisters.

 

LATEST IN SOCIAL SERVICES

Help CatholicCare’s Gift Giving Tree share the love at Christmas IMAGE Social Services

Help CatholicCare’s Gift Giving Tree share the love at Christmas

December 05, 2017 Lizzie Snedden

Christmas. For many of us it’s a joyous time, celebrating the birth of Christ and encompassing family traditions, celebrations with friends, gift-giving and the sharing of food. However, for the 10,000 children and young people living in Permanency Support Programs (foster care) in Newcastle, the Hunter and Central Coast, it can be a very different story.

LATEST IN EARLY EDUCATION

Chisholm EEC underway IMAGE Early Education

Chisholm EEC underway

December 05, 2017 Kerri Armstrong

The fit out of our beautiful early education centre at Chisholm is under way.

LATEST OPINION & COMMENT

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: New beginnings in so many ways IMAGE Opinion & Comment
DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Advent and Christmas IMAGE Opinion & Comment

DARA

DARA needs volunteers IMAGE DARA

DARA needs volunteers

November 28, 2017 Baden Ellis

Thanks in no small part to the help of volunteers, the Development and Relief Agency (DARA) is responsible for two key outreach services – DARA's Van and the Refugee Hub (formerly the Penola House & Refugee Service). 

 

Delivering good: DARA officially launches IMAGE DARA

Delivering good: DARA officially launches

August 08, 2017 Kate Bennett

It’s been in the planning stages for some time, and last Thursday, 2 August, the Development and Relief Agency (DARA) was officially launched as the newest agency of the diocese at the Assembly of Catholic Professionals luncheon.