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’.
MOMENTUM is building towards a local fundraising project aimed at helping a northern suburbs domestic violence centre.
STUDENTS and families from a local school have helped put smiles back on faces this winter, by knitting colourful winter blankets for those less fortunate.