Ministry to Homeless People

Their lives enrich us, challenge us and compel us to action"

In working with homeless people we offer respect, friendship and non-judgemental care trying to put in place all the services needed to take a person from the streets back into society. These services include:

  • drop-in centres
  • night shelters
  • meal provision
  • health care
  • clothing
  • detoxification
  • access to government and voluntary services
  • hostels
  • temporary accommodation
  • literacy and self-empowerment programmes
  • advocacy
  • job search


Care of elderly persons

"Most important is the smile and a willingness to listen."

World-wide we are engaged in caring for elderly people:

in their own homes
in residential care situations
in parishes
where we off


Education and Youth ministry

"Nurturing young people and helping them to achieve their potential is a must for us!"

Young people often get bad press. Nurtured well they are generous and enthusiastic. They are the hope of tomorrow. Our sisters believe this by working in:

Youth ministry
Vincentian Volunteer Programmes
Association of the Miraculous Medal


Health care and nursing

"Restoring broken health is all about improving quality of life ... and that's a great feeling."

Because Health care is a primary need for every person we make it has priority for us and we work in:

AIDS ministry
Health care in hospitals and clinics
Nursing in the community
Hospital chaplaincy