Welcome to CatholicCare Sandhurst

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Peter Richardson
Executive Director

BA BSocWk MSW Cert Theol

CatholicCare Sandhurst (formerly CentaCare) is a not-for-profit organisation, providing counselling services and programs to individuals, couples, families and groups across the Victorian Loddon Mallee and Goulburn Murray regions. We are the official welfare agency of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Sandhurst.

At CatholicCare Sandhurst we deliver high quality family and relationship services that are available for all people. We acknowledge that people come to us with a wide range of faiths, cultures and personal beliefs. Hopefully everyone feels welcomed.

We are a participating agency of CatholicCare Victoria Tasmania and a member of Catholic Social Services Australia.


$200 Subsidy for marriage/relationship education and/or couple counselling

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The Stronger Relationships trial will run for 12 months from 1 July 2014, and provide up to 100,000 couples with $200 towards relationship education and counselling.
For more information or to register for the trial click

 CatholicCare Sandhurst is endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR).

Donations of $2.00 or more paid to CatholicCare Sandhurst may be Tax Deductible.
We are able to provide Receipts upon request for Taxation purposes.
Funds received by us prior to 30 June 2014 may be eligible for claiming as a Tax Deduction in the current year.
Donations can be made by cash, cheque, direct credit or EFTPOS.
Monies received from donations directly assist CatholicCare in broadening its services to vulnerable children and families.

Please telephone (03) 5438 1300 and ask for the Finance Office if more information is sought.

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