St Vincent de Paul, Gungahlin
The Holy Spirit Parish Conference of St Vincent de Paul serves the Gungahlin region
Meets most Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm in the Church Meeting Room, Burdekin Ave Amaroo.
Demographic of the Gungahlin Area …..
Gungahlin has grown from 389 residents in 1991 to 31,656 in 1996 according to the 2006 Australian Bureau of Statistics Census. The expected population of Gungahlin is 90,000. While in the first 14 years Gungahlin grew quickly with six surrounding suburbs: Palmerston, Nicholls, Ngunnawal, Amaroo, Gungahlin. The past 3 years has seen the rapid growth of another six suburbs including, Forde, Harrison, Franklin, Casey, Crace and Bonner.
Vinnies Gungahlin Conference currently has 6 volunteers. The Conference’s core business is home visits (in pairs) to clients in need.
In addition to direct assistance from Vinnies, we regularly refer clients to local organisations that can assist.