Lay Pastoral Visitors Ministry

Lay Pastoral Visitors are adult parishioners who bring the Eucharist, friendship, and prayer to assigned housebound parishioners, Credit Valley Hospital, and people in retirement/long term care facilities. 

MINISTRY SESSIONS
Volunteers in our ministry regularly visit the following venues: 

  • Amica (4620 Kimbermount Ave): Mondays, 11:00 – 11:30 AM 
  • Erin Meadows (2800 Erin Centre Blvd): Thursdays, 1:00 – 3:00 PM 
  • Silverthorn Care Community (4350 Mississauga Rd): Saturdays, 10:00 AM – Noon 

SERVICE TEAM MEETINGS: Scheduled on as-needed basis

REGISTRATION & TRAINING
All Lay Pastoral Visitors must complete a screening process at our parish which includes submitting references and a police check, plus having an interview. They must also complete the 15-hr Lay Pastoral Visitors Training Program which is provided by the archdiocese a few times each year in various locations. 

CONTACT INFORMATION
Donna Coulson:
mrpastoralcare@gmail.com