Bridging the Gap - Breaking the Cycle
St John’s Care aims to bridge the gap and break the cycle of disadvantage, isolation, and economic hardship with compassion, advocacy, respect, and encouragement through the provision of emergency relief and other programs.
St John’s Care is:
A parish-based Anglican organisation working in partnership with Anglicare
A recognised emergency relief provider in the ACT region
Funded primarily through donations from community and church groups, businesses, and individuals
Proudly staffed by both volunteers and professionals
Committed to the flexibility required to meet the individual needs of clients
Unlike large national charities, St John’s Care receives no ACT government support. It reflects Christianity, arguably at its best, by doing. – Graham Downie, The Canberra Times.
St John’s Care aims to bridge the gap and break the cycle of disadvantage, isolation and economic hardship with compassion, advocacy, respect and encouragement through the provision of emergency relief and other programs.
WHO WE ARE
An outreach service by St John's Anglican Church, in partnership with Anglicare, supported by other parishes and the Canberra community. We seek to respond to human need by offering emergency relief, support and other programs to those who struggle with issues of low income and social disadvantage.
A grass roots community, staffed by both volunteers and professionals, working together to help some of the most vulnerable people in our Canberra community. We are funded primarily through donations from community and church groups, businesses, and individuals.
HOW CAN I HELP?
Ring St John's Care today with your credit card details on:
02 6248 7771
Post your donation to St John's Care, GPO Box 219, Canberra. 2601.
Transfer your donation directly to our St John's Care account:
BSB 702 389
Account No 0520 9490
If you want a receipt please send an email with your details to firstname.lastname@example.org
Donations over $2.00 are tax-deductible.
All donated funds remain in Canberra.
Become a volunteer
Goods in short supply
UHT Full Cream 1 litre milk
Tinned Chunky Soups
Milo (or drinking chocolate)
Shampoo & Conditioner
Coffee 100gm jar
Volunteering is a rewarding experience. It gives you a chance to get involved with something you feel passionately about and use your skills to help others.
St John’s Care offers hands-on opportunities for volunteers to work for the sake of others.
ADDRESS: 45 CONSTITUTION AVENUE REID ACT 2612
TEL: 02 6248 7771 | email@example.com
Jason Haines - Executive Officer
Robbie Speldewinde - Operations Manager
Tracy Creber - Finance Officer