Aims of the ASDC:
Where we meet
The following is a list of places where ASDC has either an active group or a
contact who can give information about the Association. As contacts change
frequently, names and addresses are not given here but if you live near any
of the places shown E Mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I shall let
you know who the current contact is.
BLANDFORD. Group trying to start up covering Blandford, Wimborne, Dorchester, Shaftesbury, Marnhull, Lilllington.
CWMBRAN, Gwent, Wales.
DAVYHULME, MANCHESTER group meeting from 7/9/07. Stopped meeting
Started again 2010 Awaiting confirmation of meetings.
HARROW Affiliated. Archdiocese of Westminster.
KENDAL Meetings are held on the last Monday of each month, at 7.30pm at
Holy Trinity & St George Parish Centre, Blackhall Road, Kendal.
Contacts: Kathleen 01539 732071
Tony 01539 723758
Lancaster & Morecambe Group
Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm at Good
Shepherd Church hall, Torrisholme Square, Torrisholme, Morecambe.
Contact : Mrs M Ryan-Craig 01524 425994
LIVERPOOL Contact the Archdiocese of Liverpool, Department of Pastoral
Formation, 162 Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L3 5RQ Tel: 0151 708 8659 or
L.A.C.E. Croxteth Drive, Sefton Park Liverpool L17 1AA Tel: 0151 522 1040.
Two Rainbow Groups are still meeting, one of them at Blessed Sacrament
Church, Walton Vale, Aintree, Liverpool. Also On Being Alone Again: a short
series of meetings to support and encourage people who have ended marriages
or long term relationships.
MANCHESTER see Davyholme.
MENEVIA, West Glamorgan, Wales.
MILL HILL, Herts,
OXFORD area. Local
PORTSMOUTH AREA Local
SALISBURY Group first met 25 September 2008.
ASDC IN SCOTLAND
ASDC - Glasgow
All enquiries to: Annette Gray, 16 Glasserton Road, Merrylee, Glasgow G43 1LH. Telephone No. 0141 637 7400.
STOWMARKET Group has been meeting since early 2009.
TOOTING Affiliated. Archdiocese of Southwark.
Tony Finnegan, 30 Avarn Road, Tooting, London SW17 9HA. Tel: 020 8767 5293.
Meets: 3rd Tuesday 8.30 pm at Function Room, St Boniface Social Club, 185
Mitcham Road, Tooting, London SW17 9HA. Also monthly social outings.
Contact: Tony 020 8767 5293. email email@example.com
WELLS, Shepton Mallett & area.:
WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL Affiliated. Diocese of Westminster.
3rd Fridays at 6.30pm, The Hinsley Hall, off Morpeth Terrace (via passage
opposite no 13).
GROUPS ABROAD (not part of ASDC)
THERE ARE B.E. GROUPS in Dublin, Belfast, Derry, Dundalk, Cork and West of
Ireland. Write withSAE to Beginning Experience, 5 Bysouth Close, Dorset Road,
London N15 5AW or ring Joan 020 8809 3844 or Nicky 01296 488 289 for details. 2/10
BELFAST Very Rev. Fr Paul Alexander, St Vincent de Paul Presbytery, 169
Ligonies Road, Belfast BT14 8DP. Tel: 9071 3401. No group but Fr Paul
sympathetic to the divorced. 11/04
NEWRY/DUNDALK Pauline McMahon, 21 Chancellor's Road, Corringshego,
Newry, Co Down. BT35 8PR. Hopes to start at support group.
Contact: Pauline 028 302 56463 12/00
ISLE OF MAN There are B E groups there. Refer enquiries to BE in England as
ITALY Associazione Famiglie Separate Christiane, Via Andrea Appiani 25,
20121 Milano. Tel 02/6554736. Email firstname.lastname@example.org 30 groups
including 12 in Rome and 7 in Milan. Centro Assistenza Separati Divorziati, via
Bellezza, 3 - Verona. Tel/fax 045/58034 weekdays 9,30 to11.30am.
Answerphone at other times. www. rcvr.org/assoc/asdi/main.htm 6/03
MALTA Mrs Connie M Mallia looks after a group of separated & widowed
persons which meets weekly at the Bishops Curia under the name "Core Ro-se",
part of "Caritas Malta". She is based in Sliema. (private address 153 Manwell
Dimech Str, Sliema SLM 03) 8/01
SPAIN Acrisdi - Christian Association of Separated and Divorced People.
Founded 1991, recognised by Bishops' Conference. Based in Barcelona,
regular meetings. Telephone Dora: 217 41 01 or Manuela: Office 429 06 26,
Home 429 23 03. (From England precede with 34 93).The Association also
offers legal advice, psychological counselling, arranges outings, cinema visits,
meals out. 10/99
TANZANIA G.A. Sibanda, PO Box 475, Sumbawanga, Rukwa, Tanzania.
Group of 10 people, established 1999. 10/99
UNITED STATES & CANADA North American Conference of Separated and
Divorced Catholics (NACSDC) 3 Park Street, Massachusetts 012108.
Lee Barden. E-mail email@example.com NASDC Central Office: PO Box 360,
Richland, OR 97870.'Phone 541 893 6089. http://www.eoni.