The Catholic Council for Young Families has a specific mission to work and encourage participation and formation of young families across the Archdiocese. 

The CCYF meets regularly to discern the needs of families and ensure that support and encouragement is given to parishes, agencies and community groups in line with the CCYF Mission Statement (found in the pdf below).

For further information, please contact Sarah Moffatt.

Mission Statement


The Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide seeks to be a church where young families experience an inclusive community. It is committed to offering opportunities for and with families to participate in the life, faith and mission of the church. Click on the link below to see the full mission statement.

 CCYF Vision-Discussion Page 2.pdf

Council for Ministry for Young People


The council has a specific mission to work with young people across the Archdiocese and works in conjunction with the Catholic Office for Youth and Young Adults.

It meets regularly to discern the needs of young people and its mission statement can be found in the PDF below.

For further information, please contact Sarah Moffatt.


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