St. Joseph’s Convent, Trincomalee
Main Apostolates : Teaching Apostolate,
Parish Apostolate : Teaching catechism, preparing children for first Holy Communion and conformation, Adult catechism, House visiting, communion for the sick, conducting AIPA in the parish.
Institutions run by the community :
- St Mary’s College
- JosephianPre- School
- Marian Hostel
- St. Joseph’ s Girl’s Home
St. Joseph’sGirl’s Home
The Orphanage taken over from the Cluny Sisters in 1922 has a continued significant history. At present there are 38 inmates. They are aided by benefactors of 1. The Pontifical Mission Society – (PMS)2. RAS Foundation – (Mr. Paul wind) This great apostolate helps us to reach to the less privileged in the society and to those Children deprived of parental assistance. Besides the Children affected by war and violence too received our assistance, thereby helped them to receive a holistic Education many of them found direction and mean to life during their stay with us through counseling and personal contacts with the needy children.