Carmel Care had been a ministry within Mt Carmel Parish for many years. After a community meeting the group began again in May 2019.
At that time we saw a number of possibilities to support members of our community. These were:
The Carmel Care group continued to respond to need as requested. Also looked to respond in a different way . This was:
Future plans for Carmel Care?
As the impact of COVID lessens with vaccination we hope we can continue to reach out to the community through practical support and service; offering connection and compassion in difficult times and at times of loss and grief.
In our own small and quiet way hope to enact the Parish Vision statement -
We seek the face of the living God, through the gift of contemplation, nurtured by the closely interwoven elements of prayer, community, and service and we look to Mary, Our Lady of Mt Carmel for protection, inspiration and guidance
Mt Carmel Parish
Reflections offered from our parish community.