A Summary of Anglicare's Projects Thu 14th of April

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Anglicare Victoria in the Diocese of Ballarat


• All 27 "parishes" in the Diocese of Ballarat in some way are involved in supporting Anglicare Victoria.
• 22 Parishes are actively involved with 36 Parish Partnership projects.
• There are major projects at Warrnambool, Ararat, Stawell, Horsham and Ballarat.
• Over16000 people have been assisted or involved in Anglicare activities across the Diocese.

Projects past and present:

Apollo Bay
Local Residents Day* Project has concluded.


Community Garden
Youth mentoring and fitness program EMT*

Western Vic HAS Winners youth engagement program
An extensive program of excursions and camps to encourage youth to continue with education and training, and develop a life long love of learning.

Ballarat Grammar

2 students are on the Anglicare Victoria Steering Committee
Canning of the Chapel
Anglicare Blankets and Coat appeal
Anglicare Socks and Toiletries appeal
Anglicare Christmas Cards
Anglicare Art Auction
Anglicare Cook book*
Anglicare Calendar
Anglicare's Altitude Shift + Tough Mudder
Anglicare Award

Ballarat Region Parishes (Central Highlands)

Ballarat Community Breakfast 5mornings
Ballarat Emergency Relief (ER) 4 mornings
Christmas Day Dinner
Christmas Toy and Food hamper program
Winter Hamper program
Barkly Campus Breakfast Program Wed morning
Sebastopol ER and Drop in Centre Friday morning
Creswick ER monthly
Creswick Christmas Hampers
Refugee week service and speakers
Anglicare Volunteer Commissioning service
St Johns Soldiers Hill Op Shop Support for ER
Ballarat Internet café
Beaufort ER support (starting this year)
Linton ER support (starting this year)
Mock interviews for job seekers


2 Brick Clubs
Community Garden being planned


Community Centre Feasibility Planning*


Seminar on club development*
Young Mums Support group*


Casserole Bank for Cancer patients


Forest Op Shop


Western Vic HAS Winners

Port Fairy

Local Residents Day*


Western Vic HAS Winners


Secondary School Breakfast
Toy library*

Emergency Relief 5 mornings
Christmas food and toy hampers
Drop In Centre 5 mornings
Get Out for Good program
3 Brick Clubs
Gofer Club
Murray to Moyne Anglicare sponsored and organized team

Diocesan wide

Commissioning x 2
Regional Meetings
Refugee Week Activities
Art Auction
Cook book*
Christmas Card
Anti Poverty Week activities
Anglicare Concerts x2 each year

Anglicare Victoria Communication

Anglicare Report for Bishop in Council x 6 meetings
Report and Presentation for Synod
Contribute to fortnightly Diocesan newsletter emailed to all parishes
Report for Diocesan Ministry Development Committee
Regular media releases
Radio and TV interviews

For more information please contact Geoff Ryan on 5332 9788 or



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