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Serving a worthy cause

Acts of service go beyond the classroom at St Patrick’s Technical College with the senior secondary school committed to helping those in need.

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Students connect with the 'not so young'

Students from Our Lady of Mt Carmel Parish School are improving their reading skills and forming strong connections with members of the older generation through a program in which they make regular visits to the nearby Southern Cross Care home.


Faith in action at Rostrevor

Students from Rostrevor College put in the hard yards this month, all in the name of raising awareness about the value of human life and respect for women, while also raising money for charities.


Abattoir workers look to a brighter future

Workers impacted by the abattoir fire at Murray Bridge earlier this year are getting back on their feet and looking forward to a more certain future, with many grateful to the local Catholic parish for its support over the past two months.


Vinnies tackles domestic violence

The St Vincent de Paul Society SA has become the first Vinnies in Australia to attain White Ribbon accreditation following an 18 month process of training and development to create a safer and more respectful workplace.