St Philip's Care

St Philip's CareWe believe that, in Jesus Christ, every human need can be tackled — for the body, the soul and the human spirit. Our Lord commands us to work to meet human needs in service to Him.

St Philip's offers service and care in many ways. Some of them are described below, with links to pages that have more information. However, if some other kind of care is better suited to your needs, we may be able to refer you.

If you need the help of a Priest call call the Parish Office on (02) 6161 7334 for a message that will tell you who to contact and their number.

St Philip's care adheres to the Diocese of Canberra and Goulburn Code of Good Practice.

  • Pastoral care
    St Philip's has a team of people, led by the Rector, that offers pastoral care to Parish members and others who need fellowship and a helping hand. Other St Philip's people also help with particular needs.

  • St Philip's care at Northbourne Community Centre.
    At the Centre, each Monday, a free nourishing lunch, together with physical and emotional support in a friendly, caring atmosphere is offered for low income/disadvantaged people of all ages.

    Local Deacon makes a long-lasting difference among the disadvantaged.

  • Pandora's Pre-loved Fashions
    Pandora's @ O'Connor sells good quality used clothing and shoes, for women, men and children at affordable prices.

  • Eucharist at Kankinya Aged Care.
    St Philip's offers a weekly communion service at the Kankinya aged care home in Lyneham. We seek to care for the Kankinya residents as members of our church family.

  • Missions.
    Our mission projects support practical help, as well as Christian witness, locally, in Australia and overseas.

  • Lamerton Centre.
    This new building gives us more space for fellowship, care and service.