CHAPLAINCY AUSTRALIA

Supporting People Through Life

CHAPLAINCY AUSTRALIA

Supporting People Through Life

CHAPLAINCY AUSTRALIA

Supporting People Through Life

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Chaplaincy Australia is the ACC's network of Chaplains delivering support and care across every aspect of Australian society. We deliver professional, equipped and motivated Chaplains into all industries and response agencies. We desire to see Chaplains released and attached to every interest group in Australia. Wherever people are, a Chaplain can make a difference!
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CHAPLAINCY IN YOUR STATE

Click on a link to find out what is happening in your State.

NEW SOUTH WALES / ACT

Exciting developments, brilliant opportunities and a great conference

QUEENSLAND / NT

Expansion, emerging possibilities and new training opportunities

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Growing network touching our largest state.  Wide open spaces and options

 

VICTORIA

Equipping, training and releasing our  Chaplains in Victoria

TASMANIA

Making a difference in our southern most State!

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

Great potential and wide open opportunities for the future

CHAPLAINS

ASSOCIATES

CONNECTIONS PER WEEK

COMMUNITY SECTORS

Training

It is a critical operational objective of Chaplaincy Australia to provide our communities with well trained operatives.

The different realms of Chaplaincy require various forms of interpretation and skill-sets to perform in the role suitably.

Take for example, the difference between a Chaplain placed in Emergency Services where Trauma Counselling..

Accreditation

Chaplaincy is such an exciting ministry that operates out of the local church and reaches into so many different areas of the community.

Wherever there are groups of people, there is a great opportunity for a Chaplain to be!

Chaplaincy Australia is a department of the Australian Christian Churches (AOG) and comprises of a …

Deployment

Once trained and accredited, Chaplains and Associates are ready and equipped for deployment.. deployment into any area of Chaplaincy!

For some it will be schools, hospitals, sports teams, homeless shelters, Aged Care Facilities, Prisons and Juvenile Justice Facilities or other community groups. The truth is …

Update from our National Director

Chaplaincy Australia & Sports Chaplaincy Australia Membership

Chaplaincy Australia (CA) and Sports Chaplaincy Australia (SCA) are excited to announce a new opportunity for the Australian community to gain assistance and support in times of deepest need.

Members of CA and SCA will now be able to apply for reciprocal membership of the 2 organisations for no additional annual fee. This will mean that Chaplains will be able to access the benefits of both organisations in terms of support, training and professional development. It will strengthen both organisations and will lead to better outcomes of service delivery for the Australian community.

For full details, and to access this opportunity, please contact either [email protected]

Chaplaincy Australia & Sports Chaplaincy Australia Membership

Chaplaincy Australia (CA) and Sports Chaplaincy Australia (SCA) are excited to announce a new opportunity for the Australian community to gain assistance and support in times of deepest need.

Members of CA and SCA will now be able to apply for reciprocal membership of the 2 organisations for no additional annual fee. This will mean that Chaplains will be able to access the benefits of both organisations in terms of support, training and professional development. It will strengthen both organisations and will lead to better outcomes of service delivery for the Australian community.

For full details, and to access this opportunity, please contact either [email protected]

NSW Chaplaincy Conference 2021

 (2020 Conference postponed due to COVID19 – sorry!)

REGISTER TODAY!

When: Thursday  2nd Sept (evening) and Friday  3rd Sept 

Additional Professional Development Workshops available Thursday 2nd and Saturday 5th

Where: CROWNE PLAZA TERRIGAL – Our exciting new venue!

 

NSW Chaplaincy Conference 2021

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Chaplain's Stories

Ambulance chaplains – there when it counts!

Ambulance chaplains – there when it counts!

Brett Cobby is a NSW Ambulance Chaplain, based in the Hunter Region. “There are many aspects to this voluntary role,” Brett said. “The support that an Ambulance Chaplain provides could mean attending the scene of an incident to help Paramedics, victims, family members...

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Gary Ring – 15 years service medal – Prison Chaplaincy

Gary Ring – 15 years service medal – Prison Chaplaincy

Congratulations to Gary Ring for receiving his 15 year service medal!!   Pastor Gary Ring recently received his 15 year service medal for his work at Long Bay Correctional Service Facility. Gary is one of longest serving chaplains and he is a credit to the Lord and to...

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Filling more than shopping baskets

Filling more than shopping baskets

Bill Glover is a newly accredited Chaplain who has started work with a local community group that is providing low cost food to people in need. As the chaplain, Bill meets with all the clients of the service and is involved with screening and assisting to identify...

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School Chaplains…Right Where They Need To Be…

School Chaplains…Right Where They Need To Be…

Laura Douglas shares the reason for her passion and the joy she has found as a school chaplain.  "As Chaplain at Windsor High I just love being around young people, I love connecting one on one with them and having 'deep' conversations about how they are doing....

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Prison Chaplains Witness Real Freedom…

Prison Chaplains Witness Real Freedom…

Our prision chaplains regularly share incredible stories of hope and restoration - Corrective service establishments are populated by individuals who have reached the end of themselves and the end of their options.   They are held within strict limits and...

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Military Chaplains Make A Difference

Military Chaplains Make A Difference

In all three services across the country we now have men and women serving the members of the ADF and their families...  Her hands were shaking and her eyes refused to leave the ground, there was something that she wanted to say but she did not know how...

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Call a Chaplain today!

A Chaplain is a trained person who offers care and acceptance to all, regardless of race, gender or cultural background.

Chaplains:

  • Listen
  • Provide a safe environment for people to share their feelings
  • Help people work through life issues
  • Are confidential and caring
  • Assist in times of crisis

If you would like information on how to place a Chaplain in your organisation please contact us…

Chaplaincy Training

It is a critical operational objective of Chaplaincy Australia to provide our communities with well trained Chaplains.
Different sectors of Chaplaincy work have differing expectations and skill-sets required to perform roles suitably. 

Accredited Chaplaincy Training

Delivered through our partner Alphacrucis College.  CERT IV & Diplomas

Professional Development

Ongoing training providing upskilling and refresher training.
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Initial Chaplaincy Training

Helping you start your Chaplaincy journey.

Do you need a supervisor? Do you want to be a Chaplaincy Australia recognised supervisor?

Chaplaincy Australia

wants to help you

impact your community!

Raise up Chaplains

and stand with

your community on

their worst day.

Upskill your Chaplains

and Pastoral Team

with a one day training course.

(Domestic Violence, Grief and Loss,

Alcohol & Other Drugs, Mental Health)

Chaplains are making a difference to Australian Society - one person at a time.

Your tax deductible contribution helps up continue to make a difference.
The ACC is committed to continuing to create even safer places for children and young people, with every local church and everyone who is in ministry being aware of their responsibilities towards protecting children.   A part of this commitment is to ensure that all of our Chaplains are appropriately trained for the tasks they perform.  SAFER CHURCHES TRAINING is part of this commitment… 

ABOUT ACC

In our churches you’ll find vibrant, contemporary Christians who love the Lord Jesus Christ and express that love in lively praise and worship and in caring relationships.

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SHARE YOUR STORIES

We would love to hear your stories of what you have been up to in chaplaincy – send us the details and a photo or video link and we would love to add it to our site.

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TRAIN TO BE A CHAPLAIN

Be equipped for a career that cares with practical and theological training to minister to those in need.  Alphacrucis is at the forefront of equipping individuals for careers of influence.

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