St Mary's Catholic Church

Out Reach

Social Concerns

Our Parish has a Social Concerns Committee which meets regularly to review social issues in the Brighton area and to support local iniatives. Please contact Liz Woodhead, Tel. No. 556899, or Claire Shelton-Jones. Tel. No: 505642.

St. Vincent de Paul Society

Lay men and women who “…seek, in a spirit of justice and charity, to help those who suffer…” by visiting the housebound, the sick or the lonely – to offer Christian love and friendship and, if needed, practical or financial help.The President is Luke Fernandes – tell: 01273 556927 Meetings are held monthly. Contact the Secretary for dates and venues of Meetings. New members will be very welcome.

Sick or Housebound

Holy Communion is taken regularly by the Parish Priest or by Special Ministers of the Eucharist to anyone who is ill or housebound or who is unable to come to Mass. Contact The Parish Priest.

Hospital Visits

The hospitals in Brighton and Hove have appointed Catholic Chaplains but the priest from St. Mary’s will also try to visit. Please let them know if you have to go into hospital or if you have a relative in hospital.


A team in Brighton offering practical, manual support for those who may be isolated and without adequate help within the local community. The members may provide help by changing light bulbs, helping clear a garden, cleaning or shopping, fixing & mending things, as well as offering more specialist skills where possible.

Tower House

Mary’s Meals

Uganda hands for hope

St Mary's Catholic Church all rights reserved 2018 The Parish is part of the Diocese of Arundel & Brighton The Arundel and Brighton Diocesan Trust is a Registered Charity No. 252878