Sisters of the Good Samaritan of the Order of St Benedict

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Sisters of the Good Samaritan is an Australian religious group. Originally founded to care for the poor and destitute, the organisation has extended its portfolio of activities to include social work, nursing, respite and residential care, education, parish work, centres of spirituality and administration. More than 100 Good Samaritan communities exist throughout Australia, as well as in Japan, the Philippines and Kiribati.


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About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding; Provision of services / personnel

Regions / countries / territories

Oceania: Australia

Global issues

Education and training; Gender issues; Shelter, housing, land management all (4)