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Our Lady of Salvation Church - Dadar - Mumbai - INDIA

Family Cell

Head:                   Maria Fernandez
Asst. Head:          Benedict Mascarenhas
Priest-in-charge:  Fr. Cajetan Menezes

Our Goal is to build Stable, Happy, Christ – centered families…


FAMILY CELL – It is a coordinating body comprising of the priest, religious sister/brother & family representatives (married couples, widows/er, youth, children, single parent, senior citizens, etc.) to meet the needs of the family at the parish level.


-         Spiritual, emotional and material needs

-         To build stable and happy marriages in the parish

-         Strengthen the family structure

-         Reach out to families in time of need

-         To evolve a spirituality of the family that is relevant to the times.


Vision :


           Development of healthy family life

(Educational & Preventive measures)


            Reaching out to families in distress

             (Therapeutic measures)


Functions :


             Planning programmes to realize vision by networking with other organizations

             Executing planned programmes



Nature of above programmes

(at parish level)

A.      Educational & Preventive Measures:

           Remote & Proximate Marriage Preparation

           Marriage enrichment Programmes

           Family Enrichment Programmes

           Education in Christian sexuality

           Sessions in parenting skills

           Pro- Life Issues

           Family get-together

           Helping Inter-faith marriages.


B.      Therapeutic Measures

     Marriages & Family reconciliation



Our Lady of Salvation Church
S.K. Bole Road,
Dadar (W), Mumbai 400 028
Tel.No.: 24224471 / 24370180