St. Mary’s Family life centre is a Diocesan Office for Family Life Issues and is to be used by the Holy Family Sisters of the Needy and their collaborators in line with their apostolate of caring for the poor and needy, to attend to occurring family issues like: crisis pregnancy, abortion mindedness, post abortion crisis, marriage crisis, barrenness, intimate partner domestic violence, girls and women in difficult situations.
St. Mary’s Family Life Centre is a place where children of God going through peculiar family issues could get a shoulder to lean on. The centre intends to focus on the needs of the most vulnerable women in family life relationships, any case which is beyond the limitations of the centre will be referred to the appropriate agencies or quarters.
The centre is located at 80 Rose Street, Aberdeen AB10 1UE and will be opened twice a week, Mondays and Thursdays, from 10am to 4pm. Clients will be attended to only by appointment. Each client’s case will be handled with ultimate confidentiality. An appointment ranges between 30 minutes and 1 hour with a follow up, depending on the nature of the issue.