The Catholic Health Association of Manitoba's Ministry of Care section is being created in collaboration with a working group that has representation from the archdioceses of Winnipeg, St. Boniface, and the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg.
The Ministry of Care is intended to supports individuals in the community, healthcare facilities, and parishes to develop and expand their healing ministry to those who are sick, alone, disabled, suffering from depression or the loss of a loved one.
The section of CHAM's website offers a variety of resources, formation training and aims to facilitate networking across the province of Manitoba.
Areas of focus include:
- End of Life
- Eucharistic Ministry
- Formation and Training
- Grief and Bereavement
- Healthy Aging, Elder Support and Dementia Care
- Mental Health
- Self-Care and Compassionate Care
- Support during COVID-19