We are the Catholic Advisory Council, set up to support Catholic guiding units and leaders throughout the dioceses and archdioceses of England and Wales.

News & Events

Conference and AGM 2018
Just back from this year's weekend. All enjoyed Our training,praying and having fun.
Clare provided a Faith Awareness session based on Prayer.
Our training included aspects of First Aid for Guiding and looking at ideas for our units.Once again we were provided with the opportunity to share ideas as well as refecting on the Guiding Essentials to ensure access for all as well as links with the new programme.
Thanks to Diane ,who once again provided us with a great selection of quizzes to get our brain cells working!
Thanks to all who contributed to the weekend.
Special thanks to Fr Stephen for celebrating Mass for us on Saturday.
Advance notice for next Year: April 26th -28th April in the Sion Community. Brentwood Essex.
Catholic Guide Advisory Council annual conference and training.

The weekend is for all adults who are Catholic or who are involved with Catholic units. The weekend is a mixture of fun, training and sharing ideas and resources.
Please contact us for further details.
Also see our Facebook group page.

CGAC Weekend

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

We are just back from our Friends of Catholic Guiding weekend at Nymphsfield. We had a great weekend which included training, fun, prayer and sharing.
Our next weekend will be from April 13 th to 15th 2018.
Please contact us for further details.

Conference and AGM 2016

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Conference and AGM 2016
Just back from this year's weekend. All enjoyed sharing craft ideas, praying and having fun.
Claire provided a very useful Faith Awareness session based on the Year of Mercy. We made our own Doors of Mercy which were used in a Spiritual Reflection later inthe weekend.
Ally, our trainer, led us in in a "Programme Planning " training session. Once again we were provided with the opportunity to share ideas as well as refecting on the Guiding Essentials to ensure access for all. We had fun making our Betty Beads whilst talking about aspects of Guiding.
Thanks to Diane ,who once again provided us with a great selection of quizzes to get our brain cells working!
Thanks to all who contributed to the weekend.
Special thanks to Grealdine and Teresa who completed their term of office as Chair and Treasurer. Thanks for all your hard work.
Advance notice for next Year: April 21st - 23rd 2017
Catholic Guide Advisory Council annual conference and training.
To be held at: Marist Centre, Nympsfield, Stonehouse, Glos. GL10 3TZ

The weekend is for all adults who are Catholic or who are involved with Catholic units. The weekend is a mixture of fun, training and sharing ideas and resources.

Annual Weekend 2016

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Hi all, here is the information about our next weekend. It would be lovely to see new members, as well as our regular attenders.
If interested, please contact us. Mary

Catholic Guide Advisory Council annual conference and training.
To be held at: Marist Centre, Nympsfield, Stonehouse, Glos. GL10 3TZ

The weekend is for all adults who are Catholic or who are involved with Catholic units. The weekend is a mixture of fun, training and sharing ideas and resources.

The cost of the weekend is £95, under 25's no charge

Conference and Training 2015

Sunday, March 8th, 2015

St Rita's Retreat Centre . Honiton. Devon. 10-12th April 2015. All welcome.

Friday, April 5th, 2013


.