THE St Vincent de Paul Gawler conference has seen a sharp uptake in its services in the past three months, correlating with a spike in South Australia’s unemployment rate.
XAVIER College staff and students have thrown their support behind the St Vincent de Paul Gawler branch and its annual Vinnies Winter Appeal.
A NEW era for St Vincent de Paul has begun in Gawler, with a new store opening on Murray Street last week, and a new centre manager being tasked with serving the community.
ST Vincent de Paul Gawler celebrated 10 years of helping the community through its monthly garage sale last fortnight.
MANY take for granted waking up on Christmas to a present, and a big lunch later in the day.
THE Gawler conference of St Vincent de Paul is seeing a dramatic rise in people needing their assistance, with the amount of homeless and at-risk people seeking support almost doubling between 2013 and 2018.
DEMAND for financial and food assistance from the Elizabeth branches of St Vincent de Paul is putting the organisation under increased pressure in the lead up to Anti-Poverty Week.
XAVIER College commenced its Catholic Education Week celebrations on Thursday by launching its annual ‘Vinnies Winter Appeal’.