Ministry to the Sick

Ministry to the Sick

The Guild of St. Martin de Porres
Within our parish is situated the Sydney Adventist Hospital (The SAN) on Fox Valley Road, Neringah Hospice and a number of nursing care facilities. A dedicated set of teams brings the Eucharist to Catholics who are present in these facilities. The members of the Guild also provide pastoral visits to those who are sick.

  • Sydney Adventist Hospital is visited on Tuesday and Friday.
    ( 1.00p.m.)

    Group Leader: John Boswell 9487 8191
  • Neringah Hospice is visited on a Saturday morning.
    Group Leader: Donald Shale 9489 0318
  • Lady Davidson Rehabilitation Hospital is visited on a weekend.
    Group Leader: Ves McGrath 9489 6919
  • Hammond Care Centre at 10 Murrua Rd, Turramurra are visited on
    Saturday morning, 10a.m. to 12 noon.

    Group Leader: Brian McGarry 9489 3483;
  • UPA Nursing Home (Cnr Pacific Highway and Ada Ave, Wahroonga) is
    visited on a weekend.

    Group Leader: Chris Madden 9489 1656

As well, parishioners who are homebound are visited with the Eucharist on a weekend.
Co-ordinator: Paul Sutherland 9489 7074;

We are always seeking new people who might be able to assist us in this ministry!

Co-ordinator of the Eucharistic Ministry to the Sick
Chris Madden
9487 1656