Services & Outreach
FAMILY LIFE BUREAU
Counseling Services: Individual, couple, and family counseling available upon request.
Sexual Abuse Counseling Services:
The Archdiocese of St. John's provides counseling to survivors of child sexual abuse and members of their families through professional counselors with the Family Life Bureau, If, for a good reason, a survivor or family member is unable to avail of the counseling services provided by the Archdiocese, they are free to obtain the services of some other professional counselor in the general area of the survivor's place of residence. Reasonable expenses for these services are borne by the Archdiocese.
For more information, or to speak to someone, contact:
Sr. Loretta Walsh, RSM
709-579-0168 or email: email@example.com
OFFICE OF EVANGELIZATION AND CATECHESIS
People sometimes need a listing ear or guidance for a brief period of time. The Office of Adult Faith Formation can provide or arrange for this kind of pastoral counseling. Contact Anne Walsh, Director of Adult Faith Formation at 726-8330 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spiritual Direction is an ongoing relationship in which an individual or a couple explore God’s action in their lives, and grow in prayer, faithfulness, discernment and ability to serve. The Office of Adult Faith Formation can provide or help you to find a spiritual director. Contact Anne Walsh, Director of Adult Faith Formation at 726-8330 or email@example.com.
The Archdiocese of St. John’s provides chaplaincy services in the following medical, correctional and educational facilities:
Health Sciences Complex
Janeway Child Health Centre
St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital
Long-term Care Facilities:
St. Patrick’s Mercy Home
Her Majesty’s Penitentiary
Chaplaincy services include such areas as:
ASSISTANCE with discernment and decision-making
Assistance with issues of medical treatment and end-of life care
ASSISTANCE with finding and accessing resources
GRIEF and BEREAVEMENT COUNSELING