Catholic Social Services

Catholic Social Services Australia (CSSA) is a welfare organisation that advances the social service ministry of the Catholic Church in Australia.

It is the Catholic Church’s peak body for social services in Australia and has 70 member organisations in metropolitan, regional and remote Australia, including CatholicCare Canberra Goulburn.

CSSA is a commission of the Australian Catholic Bishops Conference and works with Catholic organisations, governments, other churches and “people of good will” to develop social welfare policies, programs and other strategic responses for Australia.

To find out more, call CSSA on (02) 6285 1366, send an email to or visit

  If it is Marymead CatholicCare you would like to contact, call (02 61626100), email or visit the CatholicCare website here.