Mackay Street Chaplaincy Inc.

Mackay Street Chaplaincy Inc. is a compassionate non-profit organisation that believes in fostering a safe and enjoyable environment for people seeking a night out in Mackay City. Established in December 2012, the organisation's passionate volunteer and paid chaplains offer a friendly, caring presence on Friday and Saturday nights, fulfilling their mission of helping individuals stay safe while enjoying themselves. Wearing distinctive purple vests, the chaplains work in pairs and often team up with the police, ambulance, security personnel, and taxi marshals to provide assistance to potentially vulnerable people. The organisation offers essential services like providing water, lollipops, first aid, and listening ears to those who may be in need of help. Driven by genuine care and concern for the community's well-being, Mackay Street Chaplaincy Inc. embraces individuals with diverse backgrounds from various churches and the wider community. Interested candidates will have the opportunity to impact people's lives and contribute to the safe nightlife culture in Mackay City. With training provided throughout the year, joining this noble cause is an incredible opportunity for anyone seeking to make a difference.