Recovery team connects with Telegraph Point community

Recovery team connects with Telegraph Point community The St Agnes’ Catholic Parish Recovery Support Service (RSS) team joined forces with Lifeline, Rotary Sunrise and the Telegraph Point Community Association to do a walk around at Telegraph Point on Saturday 20 November.  The purpose of the walk was to check-in with residents of the area still recovering from [...]

2021-12-01T12:18:42+10:00December 1st, 2021|

A Jesse Tree is a great way to prepare for Christmas

A Jesse Tree is a great way to prepare for Christmas The Jesse Tree Then a shoot will spring from the stem of Jesse, and a branch from his roots will bear fruit. The Spirit of the LORD will rest on Him, The spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and strength, the spirit of [...]

2021-11-24T13:16:20+10:00November 24th, 2021|

SACAL and JHI unite to support the development and training of our future Workforce

SACAL and JHI unite to support the development and training of our future Workforce St Agnes' Care & Lifestyle (SACAL) and John Henry Institute (JHI) are working in partnership to strengthen the knowledge and skills of new and existing SACAL workers. This is a strategic workforce development initiative endorsed by Managers and leaders within St Agnes Parish. [...]

2021-11-08T13:09:56+10:00November 4th, 2021|

It’s the little things that make a difference to recovery

It’s the little things that make a difference to recovery When the floods struck in March, North Shore residents did everything they could to prepare but no-one expected the water to rise way above historic markers. Eight months on and the impact of this deluge is still being felt by communities nestled close to the Hastings River, [...]

2021-11-04T07:52:29+10:00November 4th, 2021|

Funding for Innovative Dementia Care Announced

Funding for Innovative Dementia Care Announced St Agnes’ Catholic Parish CEO Adam Spencer joined Federal Member for Cowper Pat Conaghan for the announcement of funding for the construction of a Memory Support Village at the Parish’s Emmaus site on Colonel Barney Drive, Port Macquarie. St Agnes’ Care & Lifestyle, which is the aged care service provider of St [...]

2021-10-14T06:55:29+10:00October 14th, 2021|

St Agnes’ Catholic Parish is going Red for Dyslexia on October 15

St Agnes’ Catholic Parish is going Red for Dyslexia on October 15 October is Dyslexia Awareness month and St Agnes’ Catholic Parish is proudly supporting ‘Go Red for Dyslexia’ day this Friday 15 October by encouraging its staff to wear red to work on the day and to learn more about how dyslexia affects those who have [...]

2021-10-12T13:20:00+10:00October 12th, 2021|

National Safe Work Month sees St Agnes’ Catholic Parish launch new safety and wellbeing initiatives

National Safe Work Month sees St Agnes’ Catholic Parish launch new safety and wellbeing initiatives St Agnes’ Catholic Parish is using Safe Work Australia’s ‘National Safe Work Month’ to introduce a number of Safety and Wellbeing initiatives across its service areas. Taking this year’s theme, ‘Think Safe. Work safe. Be safe’, to heart St Agnes’ Catholic Parish [...]

2021-10-11T08:05:28+10:00October 11th, 2021|

St Peter’s environmental initiative sees uniforms worn out for a good cause

St Peter’s environmental initiative sees uniforms worn out for a good cause Year 6 Environmental Leaders at St Peter’s Primary school in Port Macquarie have begun a new environmental initiative in conjunction with ‘Worn Up,’  recycling non-wearable school uniforms. ‘Worn Up’ aims to reduce textiles in landfill by recycling unwanted and old school uniforms. ‘Worn Up’ can [...]

2021-09-27T08:37:09+10:00September 27th, 2021|

Passion drives Kitiara to thrive in an engineering career

Passion drives Kitiara to thrive in an engineering career An ambassador for women in trades, Kitiara Porter, is graduating in the Cert III in Engineering (Metal Fabrication) after completing her four year apprenticeship with John Henry Institute. Kitiara is currently employed as a Boilermaker and has inspiring ambitions to one day work in mining. After realising her [...]

2021-09-20T08:50:18+10:00September 20th, 2021|

Mary’s Many Titles

Mary’s Many Titles On September 15 each year the Catholic Church celebrates the memorial of Mary with the title ‘Our Lady of Sorrows’. There are over fifty titles given to Mary, though not all are acknowledged in the Liturgical Calendar of the Church. Why does Mary have so many different titles?  There are a number of reasons including: [...]

2021-09-15T17:07:14+10:00September 15th, 2021|
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