Caritas (SHREWSBURY DIOCESE)
St Paul’s House,
Tel: 0151-652 1281.
Fax: 0151-652 5002.
Chairman: The Bishop of Shrewsbury, the Right Reverend Mark Davies.
Chief executive: Miss M Kilcoyne
We are the social and community work agency of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Shrewsbury working with children and families.
We provide the following services and activities:
- Family Support and School Projects in Runcorn
- Individual counselling for secondary students in Runcorn
- Family Support work in Wirral
- Schools Project in primary and secondary schools in Wirral
- Counselling for Adults and Children
- Community Hub ( Moreton Area) Family Support, Drop In for advice, Adult Counselling, Creche, Health and Education programmes
- Parenting Programmes for those with children in primary and secondary schools
- PEEP Parenting Programme for Parents and under Two’s
- Post Adoption work in partnership with Nugent Care
- Practical help and support to those in need
- We depend on our voluntary income from Good Shepherd Collection, Box holders, standing orders, legacies and fundraising events
- Opportunities for volunteering
In addition to our Head Office in Birkenhead, we have two bases for our work:
Manchester: St Aiden’s Centre, 230 Wythenshawe Road, Northern Moor, Manchester. M23 OPH.
Runcorn: The Runcorn Family Advice Service,
Holy Spirit Church, Fernhurst, Halton Brook, Runcorn WA7 2NJ.
Tel & Fax: 01928 581459
We are deeply indebted to the people of the Diocese and our volunteers without whose support and dedication we could not carry out this vital work.