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 CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

133 Hunter-Manning Catholic school students rank on distinguished achievers list in this year’s HSC IMAGE Catholic Schools

133 Hunter-Manning Catholic school students rank on distinguished achievers list in this year’s HSC

December 15, 2017 Alyssa Faith

With three students achieving top state rankings and another 130 students achieving one or more Band 6 results (between 90-100 for their course), the hard work and commitment to this year’s Higher School Certificate has delivered great results.

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

DR MICHAEL SLATTERY: Advent IMAGE Opinion & Comment
TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Advent calls us to open new horizons for spreading joy 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.