Our SA Team is ready to help you...

Jeff Marshall - SA State Director

Jeff is ready to help you explore your Chaplaincy ministry in South Australia.

It would be great to have you as part of the team!

Office Details

Chaplaincy Australia SA State Office

13 – 15 Ormsby Ave

Parafield Gardens SA 5107

Phone: 08-70819879



Regional Chaplains 

Our Network is supported by a fantastic group of Regional Chaplains located in each of the designated regions in South Australia. Our Regional Chaplains are all active in Chaplaincy ministry and they are there to provide face to face support and encouragement to each of our Network Members.

Sector Leaders

Our Chaplaincy Network currently reaches into 26 different Sectors of Australian Society and Culture.  Each Chaplaincy Sector has subtle differences and we are developing a great resource of “subject matter experts” for each Chaplaincy Sector. These Sector Leaders are available to assist you with information, support and expertise as you navigate your way through this exciting ministry.  They are ready to assist you so don’t hestitate to email them and make contact today!

Mental Health First Aid Course

Learn skills and gain confidence to assist friends, family and co-workers experiencing mental health problems.

Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person who is developing
a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis. The first aid is given until the appropriate professional help is received or the crisis resolves.

This 2-day course will be faciliated by Pastor Ralph Estherby (National Director CA) who is has wide experience in offering assistance to individuals in need of Mental Health support.  

This is a great professional development opportunity for chaplains and for members of the public who want to be able to render appropriate assistance. 

Course Details


Thursday 16th & Friday 17th November 2023

9.00am – 4.30pm  

ONE LIFE Church,

13 – 15 Ormsby Ave, Parafield Gardens SA 5107


$150 for CA Members and ACC Pastors

$250 for non members


Professional Development Workshop

For anyone who is involved in ministry seeking to improve their skills in navigating the complexities of ministry.  Chaplains, Pastors and Leader

Revival City Church, 231 Milne Rd, Modbury North SA 5092

Saturday 18th November 2023, 9.30am – 1pm

Navigating Difficult Conversations in a Complex World

This Professional Development opportunity will equip you with practical responses and tips to assist you to navigate the increasingly complex world in which we seek to minister the love and power of Christ. 

Providing a framework for response to conversations about Gender, Sexuality, Domestic and Family Violence and Addictive Behaviours.  Supporting you as you continue to support others. 

Hosted by: Pastor Ralph Estherby and the Chaplaincy Australia South Australia Team

CA Members or ACC Pastors – $49

Non-Members – $60

Chaplaincy Courses available in SA!

We regularly offer great training opportunities in South Australia.  Our CERT IV and our Diploma in Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care.

This fantastic courses prepare Chaplains for the awesome opportunities which present themselves as we step out and minister to those in need.

The courses are delivered in 4 x 3 day intensives and additional course work. It is an intensely practical and useful period of study which many report as life and ministry changing.

If you are interested in enrolling you can speak to our State office or contact AC College directly…

Update from our National Director

Accreditation Process

Our Chaplaincy network across SA is growing in size, influence and effectiveness. We are excited that you are considering becoming a part of it. To apply to become a Chaplain or a Chaplaincy Associate please complete our online application form from our Accreditations page.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact the SA Chaplaincy office  [email protected]

Contact the SA team

We would like to answer any questions you may have about our Chaplaincy services. Please complete the contact form, and a member of our staff will respond promptly to your enquiry. Thank you.