For 126 years, ADM's work has responded to context and need, but we have had an enduring underlying mission: to raise up women with theological formation for practical and public engagement. We do so for the Church and the common good.

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ADM's brand-new marriage course ­– Building A Safe & Strong Marriage – will be launched in 2018, created by our Mental Health & Pastoral Care Institute. Co-Directors of the MH&PCI, Keith and Sarah Condie, give a sneak peek into this home-grown course, which combines strong biblical content with significant insights from marriage research. Read more here




We created some beautiful wallpapers for your desktop/laptop and smartphone to celebrate International Women's Day. We hope they will encourage you with God's word each day and inspire you in Kingdom work. Click here to download. 


Hub class of 2018 Begins

ADM is excited to welcome seven talented women into The Hub 2018 for a year of training, mentoring and personal and professional development.

Click here to get to know them and their innovative ideas …


2017 Annual Funding Event

ADM has awarded $60,000 in funding to support projects by Christian women at its second Annual Funding Event on 20 September 2017.

At the event 18 finalists pitched their ideas to a judging panel and guests, across four project categories: Ministry & Mission, Mercy & Justice, Mental Health & Pastoral Care and Arts & Culture.

The projects ranged from those supporting people living with disability, trafficked women and at-risk mothers, to gospel music ministry.

Click here to read more and to find out who the winners were


Loss, Grief and trauma care pilot project for aboriginal women

Aboriginal Evangelical Fellowship Australia (AEF) and Anglican Deaconess Ministries (ADM) have come together to design a Loss, Grief and Trauma Care Pilot Project for Aboriginal Women.

The 11-month project – beginning on 31 July 2017 – will be rolled out initially across Queensland, NSW and Victoria. It aims to enable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women to explore their experiences of loss, grief and trauma, and facilitate healing through the use of creative tools – all within a biblical framework. Read more here...


We warmly invite you to explore our garden in the heart of the city, designed especially to help you flourish as God’s Kingdom-builders. 

Space to learn    
Our library shelves are bursting with resources that will expand your knowledge and understanding of God’s Kingdom.

Space to grow
Our spacious reading room offers a quiet shared study space, where MAC students and other women can reflect, learn and become immersed in Kingdom-focused endeavours. 

Space to connect   
Our new kitchen space is warm and inviting, with a large communal dining table where staff, students and ADM community members can enjoy engaging with each other.

Space for opportunities
How can we help you flourish? We’d love to hear your ideas and feedback. Connect with us here.