CatholicCare is the social care agency of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Broken Bay

We walk alongside you and recognise that you are the expert in your own life. We ensure you have a say in the support you receive and we empower you to make decisions that will help you to live a positive and fulfilling life. With 35 years experience serving the communities of Northern Sydney, the Northern Beaches and the Central Coast, we deliver a wide range of services to improve individual, family and community wellbeing. 

Whilst we are a Catholic agency, we provide services to the entire community, regardless of religion, circumstance, ethnicity, economic situation, age, gender or ability. We are guided by our mission, vision and values which ensure that we care, we listen and that we focus on you. Our work is underpinned by the principles of dignity, respect and equity for all, walking alongside each person in the way they choose. Our door is open – come on in and find out how we can help. 

Latest News

Let’s talk about invisible disabilities

When you think of the word, ‘disability’ what do you see? Perhaps you envision someone in a wheelchair, or a person walking with a cane. The reality is that for 90% of people living with a disability in Australia, their disability is invisible.

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Mediation gives Amanda & David breathing space

When Amanda first contacted CatholicCare for help with property mediation, her life was nothing short of chaotic. “You name it, it had happened,” says Family Dispute Resolution Practitioner Melanie.

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Called to carry the cross – a Good Friday reflection

2000 years ago, there lived a man called Simon who had come to Jerusalem to celebrate the Passover Feast. When he woke up that Friday morning, ‘carrying the cross of Jesus’ was probably not on his to-do list.

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Shout a mate a $6 plate

Mary Mac’s Place in Woy Woy is open to anyone who is homeless, lonely or needing a helping hand

This is an unfunded service. We provide more than 24,000 meals a year and rely 100% on community support. Your donation will help us cover the costs of these meals and keep this essential service running. Every cent of the $6 will go directly to providing meals and all donations are tax deductible.

Peak Bodies & Regulatory Authorities


We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land across our Diocese.
We recognise the Aboriginal people as
holding the memories, the traditions and the culture of the lands we live and work upon. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.