About Us

Active in Christchurch

Anglican Living has been caring for the elderly in Canterbury / Westland since 1952, and is a division of Anglican Care (a registered charity under its legal name, the Social Service Council of the Diocese of Christchurch).

We are a faith-based organisation, and welcome people of any or no faith to live in our residential care homes and retirement villages at Bishopspark or Fitzgerald.

Our Governance

Our overall governance is exercised by a Trust Board with the bishop as our warden. Anglican Living has its own committee to oversee and support our work.

Anglican Care

Anglican Care Canterbury / Westland is the social services and social justice arm of the Diocese of Christchurch. Our mission is:

‘In Christian love, to serve and seek justice in the community’.

Each year we spend over $14m and countless hours serving and ministering to those in need.

Anglican Care has five main divisions – Anglican LivingThe Christchurch City Mission, Anglican Advocacy, Anglican Care Community Development and Anglican Care South Canterbury.

Anglican Care is registered as a charity under the Charities Act registration number CC 27132.

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