Overseas Partnerships

Overseas Partnership is the umbrella term for all international programs and fundraising efforts carried out by the St Vincent de Paul Society in Australia.  The St Vincent de Paul Society operates in 153 countries and has nearly one million members. In Australia we run various programs to help neighbouring countries within our region.  Click on the links below to find out more, or to sign up to receive a bi-monthly email update contact overseasadmin@svdp.org.au.

 

 

 

  • Where we work

    In 2020, Australian Vincentians supported the following countries through over 1,900 twinning relationships with conference and councils in countries in south-east Asia ....and the Pacific. In addition, Australian Conferences and Councils funded 31...

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  • Partnership news

    Projects update Ground has been broken on the Medical Referral Centre being built in India that will assits patients accessing services at the Governm Medical College Hospital new Nageroil. This hospital services the entire Kanyakumarai District with a...

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  • Twinning

    What is Twinning? Twinning has three aims: to provide Conferences (parish groups of Society members) and Councils with both material and spiritual support, to assist them in undertaking their Vincentian work. to facilitate communication between...

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  • Assist a Student

    What is Assist a Student? The Assist a Student Program gives you the opportunity to provide funding to support the education of a student in one of our partner countries for one year. In many Asia Pacific countries, poverty excludes individuals from...

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  • Partnership projects

    What are partnership projects? Australian conferences may, from time to time receive a project application request from their twinned conference. These projects generally are under AUD 2,000 in value and are designed to build the capacity or provide...

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  • Archived news

    What has been achieved in the last three years through Project work? In a three-year period, July 2017 to June 2020, Australia received 54 project completion reports from projects it had funded, of which 49 included details of direct beneficiaries. An...

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  • Panasco

    What is Panasco? Panasco is a Conference of congress members from the St Vincent de Paul Society in the Asia and Oceanic regions. ‘Panasco’ stands for ‘Pan Asian Congress/Conference’. Panasco was an initiative of the Australian St...

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  • Contacts

    Contact information for Overseas Partnerships Please contact our Overseas Development Program Facilitator St Vincent de Paul Society National Council of Australia PO Box 243 Deakin West ACT 2600 Phone: (02) 6202 1215 overseasadmin@svdp.org.au For Assist a...

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