Our Parish has a Social Concerns Committee which meets regularly to review social issues in the Brighton area and to support local iniatives. Please contact Liz Woodhead, Tel. No. 556899, or Claire Shelton-Jones. Tel. No: 505642.
St. Vincent de Paul Society
Lay men and women who "...seek, in a spirit of justice and charity, to help those who suffer..." by visiting the housebound, the sick or the lonely - to offer Christian love and friendship and, if needed, practical or financial help.The President is Terry Sharpe- Tel. No. 541050. Meetings are held every two weeks. Contact the Secretary for dates and venues of Meetings. New members will be very welcome.
Sick or Housebound
Holy Communion is taken regularly by the Parish Priest or by Special Ministers of the Eucharist to anyone who is ill or housebound or who is unable to come to Mass. Contact The Parish Priest.
Preston Ministers Fraternal
This group consists of the clergy and ministers of all the local churches. It's activities are linked with Churches Together in Preston.
Senior Citizens Club
It meets every Thursday in The Cassidy Pastoral Centre from 2.00 - 4.00pm. Talks, games, slideshows and various social activities. Coach outings in the Summer months.Annual subscription - £4.00. Weekly charge - £1.00 (50p for raffle and 50p for bingo). Contact David Alfred, Tel. No. 540038 (Mobile 07960385671).
We have a thriving youth club that meets every two weeks during term time. We currently support year 7 through to 11. We have enthusiastic helpers who enjoy contributing to its success, but more would be very welcome. Don't worry if you dont have experience in this area, come and share whatever you can offer. We run games and activities, and are always looking for new ideas. Contact Peter McDermott on 550187 for details. Visit the SMYC website for the latest activities: http://www.smyclub.co.uk/