Good Shepherd’s Ministry

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Mission & Philosophy

MISSION

Inspired and nourished by the Gospel and the Church’s teaching, The Good Shepherds Ministry of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Palmyra Virginia, volunteers to work with parishioners in need of help, in collaboration with their family members, to educate and provide short term help with:

  • Transportation (limited to ambulatory clients) to medical appointments, pharmacy, banking, post office &/or church services.
  • Health Education/Promotion Services.
  • Connection to Healthcare providers and community services/agencies.
  • Meals for those in need of short term assistance.

PHILOSOPHY

“To be able to assist & help the needy & the elderly where they are unable to help themselves.”

*All services dependent on the availability of volunteers*

“We are a temporary solution.”


Client Application

Emergency Contact and Medical Information Form

Want to Volunteer

Job Description

Application

Contact Us

Contact List

Up Coming Events

Good Shepherd’s Ministry Calendar


Available Services:

Available Services List

SPARC – Suicide Prevention & Awareness Resource Council

On-line Meal Services

Local Grocery Delivery

Order Groceries online – pickup in store


Available Resources:

Application for Real Estate Tax Relief for the Elderly & Disabled:

http://fluvannacounty.org/services/commissioner/realestatetaxrelief

http://fluvannacounty.org/content/documents/Comrev/Forms/Tax_Relief_Application.pdf

A PDF Guide to Senior Resources In and Around Fluvanna County

fluvannacounty.org/content/documents/Senior%20Resources/SeniorResourcesGuideWebLinks.pdf

Home Healthcare and Assisted Living Facilities in the Palmyra and Charlottesville Area (2016)

Quit Smoking Community – Informing people about the dangers of smoking

https://QuitSmokingCommunity.org

Addiction Resources fro those recovering from addiction and alcohol abuse

https://addictionresource.com

https://alcorehab.org

Faith and Religion in Recovery

www.drugrehab.com/recovery/faith-and-religion-in-recovery/

www.advancedrecoverysystems.com/resources/

The George Washington University Support Service

https://smokefree.gwu.edu/gw-community-cessation-support-resources

Indian Health Service

https://www.ihs.gov/california/index.cfm/for-patients