New Horizons Welfare Services Inc. (NHWS) began under the guidance of Rev’d Ray Saggers, with the primary purpose of assisting prison chaplaincy.
In 2005 the incorporated association of NHWS was transferred to the Anglican Diocese of Bendigo. The statement of purposes was then expanded to what it is today.
Statement of Purposes
The purpose of the Association is to support, establish or conduct programs and provide services in accordance with Christian values for the relief of hardship, and for the welfare and advancement of those in need.
Support from larger grant funding organisations has enabled NHWS to contribute to a range of grass roots projects across the diocese including: