Inspired by the Gospel of Jesus Christ, especially the parable of the Good Samaritan, CatholicCare reaches out to the whole community by bringing joy to those they serve—enabling growth, healing and hope.

As the social services agency for the diocese, CatholicCare’s range of services providing social and emotional support throughout life’s journey, supporting people to have positive relationships and connected lives, achieve the dignity of self-reliance, and realise their full human potential.

Services include—counselling, aged care, NDIS, foster care, parenting workshops, marriage and relationship education, children’s contact services, out of school hours care, job ready programs, pastoral support and more.

  • 337
  • 1,021
    Aged Care services to help older people live well at home
  • 7,310
    students supported through pastoral support
  • 31
    couples successfully completed marriage education
  • 161
    families supported during seperation and visitation
  • 128
    children and young people at risk found a safe and stable home

CatholicCare Services


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General enquiries

Catholic Diocese of Wollongong
Illawarra Office
PO Box 1174 (25–27 Auburn Street)
Wollongong NSW 2500 Australia
Ph: (02) 4227 1122
Fax: (02) 4226 9736
Email: [email protected]