Caring for the Aged is our commitment
Acknowledging our history that St Hedwig’s was established by the two German Catholic Communities of St Raphael’s, Blacktown and St Christophorus, Croydon as a service to the elderly, and while we provide care and services for a diverse range of cultures and ethnic groups we promote and foster the German culture and traditions that make our facilities unique and appealing by providing:
Our Pastoral Care Team provides emotional and spiritual support to all our residents, their families and staff, regardless of their faith, beliefs and traditions.
The Pastoral Care Team offers a friendly, listening and compassionate ear always and especially in time of distress, grief and loss, personal difficulties and uncertainty.
We provide a unique opportunity for young German speaking students / people from Germany who wish to combine volunteer social work experience with travel.
We have listed below details regarding our Volunteer Program and if you are interested, please provide the information referred to at the end of this document.