The Big Mile

Posted by on May 11, 2016 in Events and Activities, Funding, Local Support, News |

Well Friends, It is that time of the year again and we are beginning to dust off our walking shoes for the BIG MILE. Last year the Society received £519.00 from the proceeds of the Charity Walk which was a pilot project to raise awareness of the level of local poverty and how it impacts on children young people, families and those affected by poverty in its many forms. It also highlighted the work spearheaded by the Catholic Children’s...

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St Simon’s Catholic Primary School, Hazel Grove

Posted by on Mar 2, 2016 in Events and Activities, News |

We would like to say thank you to St Simon’s Catholic Primary School, Hazel Grove, Stockport for their recent donation to the Good Shepherd Appeal 2016. We appreciate the hard work put into the fundraising by the pupils, staff and parents who helped raise the money. Your financial support enables us to continue our mission to support children and families and continue building a stronger, supportive community.

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Stepping out for poverty

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Events and Activities, Local Support, News |

On Sunday 12th July staff from The Catholic Children’s Society joined friends of the Local St Vincent de Paul Society in The Big Mile Walk. Walkers of all ages took part in the Big Mile walk in Birkenhead Park on Sunday 12th July. Blessed with fine weather, a group of about 50 people of all ages walked around the park stepping out against poverty. The oldest and youngest members to complete the walk had a combined age of 90 years. Christine,...

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The Big Mile Fundraiser 4th July + 12th July

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Events and Activities, Local Support, News |

Come and join us on our mile walk 04th July The Big Mile walk Birkenhead 10am Saturday 4th July 2015 Meet at: Port Sunlight River Park Port Sunlight Birkenhead Wirral Merseyside CH62 4TQ 12 July The Big Mile walk Birkenhead Park 2pm Sunday 12th July Meet at: Birkenhead Park Visitors Centre Birkenhead Drive Birkheanhead Merseyside CH41 8AU All donations will be used to tackle poverty. Funds raised will go to support the work of SVP and CSAN...

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Caritas Roadshow – Promoting Social Action & Social Justice

Posted by on May 20, 2015 in Events and Activities, News |

Be part of our Shrewsbury Caritas Road show on the 26th September 2015 Promoting social action and social justice, exploring how we can answer the call of Pope Francis to be a ‘Church for the Poor’. Bishop Davies invites you to join us to celebrate and share your experiences with other volunteers, parishioners and practitioners. Hear from our Bishop about local needs Showcase your work in the social action Marketplace Meet people...

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Triple P Parenting Course – Wednesday 29th April 2015

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in Events and Activities, News, Services |

Are you looking for a parenting course? We are starting a positive parenting course called Triple P. but it doesn’t tell you how to be a parent. It’s more like a toolbox of ideas. You choose the strategies you need. You choose the way you want to use them. It’s all about making Triple P work for you.   What does Triple P do? The three Ps in ‘Triple P’ stand for ‘Positive Parenting Programme’ which...

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