St Vincent de Paul Group have been meeting since right at the beginning of our parish and we have been active ever since.
We meet every fortnight on a Thursday at 7pm in the Parish rooms during Term time.
Currently we have around 8 members and our doors are always open to welcome new volunteers. We help out where we are most needed in our community and have a custom of always working in 2′s.
Meetings are usually short, lasting about 50 minutes. During this time we would have a spiritual reading to assist us in reflecting upon our work. Brief reports on our financial status are delivered. Particular consideration is given to reports on ‘caring visits’ we have made to people in our parish in response to appeals for assistance.
Our Christian aim is expressed in the words of a prayer we say: