A dedicated Pastoral care team maintains up to date information on the health and wellbeing of parishioners, receiving information of life events and supporting through phone or personal contact. A dedicated team of prayers lift individual needs to Jesus and we see some wonderful answers as He works.
Food supplied by the parish is stored and redistributed as the need arises to parishioners or immediate contacts of the parish, such as families from the ARK childcare. This includes soups and casseroles.
A large team of lay leaders conduct services of communion in the local rest homes on a monthly basis and also supplement the hospital chaplaincy for visits to parishioners.
Dad’s Army is a volunteer group within the church life who work to help parishioners on a case by case basis with practical jobs that are within the range of the skills of the team available.