CatholicCare Wollongong

CatholicCare is the social services agency of the Illawarra Catholic Diocese of Wollongong, covering the Illawarra, Shoalhaven, Macarthur & Southern Highlands Regions. We work together to make a difference in people's lives by offering opportunities for growth, healing, resilience and hope. CatholicCare is an inclusive organisation committed to helping anyone in need regardless of religious beliefs. We offer Family & Relationship counselling, Marriage & Relationships education, Parenting Support Workshops, School Student Family Program, Foster Care and Contact as well as various Aged and Disability Services.


Agency Head

Mr Michael Austin, Director


25-27 Auburn Street, PO Box 1174, Wollongong, NSW, 2500, Australia


(02) 4227 1122



  • Aged Care (Community)
  • Children's Services (excluding Foster Care)
  • Disability
  • Education
  • Family and Relationships Services
  • Marriage Education
  • Pastoral Ministries
  • Prison Ministry and Post Release Support
  • Out of Home Care - Foster Care
  • Youth Services