Bushfire Recovery Program: Society of Saint Vincent de Paul Canberra/Goulburn, Australia

The spring and summer of 2019/20 saw Australia ravaged by huge bushfires from Queensland through to South Australia, with some of the greatest impact occurring in the region where members of the Society of St Vincent de Paul Canberra/Goulburn (SVDP-CG) are ministering.

Christmas 2020: Friendship and Hope

2020 started so beautifully for me. At the beginning of January, I attended a large meeting of the Vincentian Family in Rome, along with some other members from the Vincent de Paul Center.

500 New Houses for the Homeless in Australia

His life changed when he accessed one of the new 502 housing units that make up the latest “13 Houses” Campaign project, the first in Sydney and New South Wales (NSW), Australia.

Australian Bushfire. The Dreadful Face of the Climate Change.

The unique Australian environment and biodiversity, and the industries it fosters (including food and wine production and tourism), have been hit hard by the bushfires – and it is only one month into summer.

Vincent – Life from both sides

Vincent – Life from both sides

"Vincent dePaul - Patron and Client" - The website of the Australian Vincentians has a link to a study by  Guy Hartcher CM. "To understand M. Vincent de Paul as evangeliser and worker for the poor we must understand the socio-political world in which he lived....

“I was a stranger and you welcomed me”

The St Vincent de Paul Society of Australia’s 2012 National Overview publication is now available online.  “I was a stranger and you welcomed me” As implied by the name, this publication of  25  pages contaiing many items contains an summary  some of work of the St...

SVDP Australia – Social Justice update

The St Vincent de Paul Society National Council of Australia reviews the work they have done thus far in 2013 to alleviate suffering and address the root causes of poverty and inequality. National President Anthony Thornton said in 2013 the Society would continue to...

Recycling on a grand scale – Vinnies

Vinnies in Melbourne Australia get massive gift of furniture from 133 restyled apartments involved in a $2 million refurbishment of the Quest Docklands Serviced Apartments "... the massive overhaul of the apartments has benefited the St Vincent de Paul Society too,...

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