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Pastoral care individual membership

Pastoral care membership

Pastoral care individual membership

Pastoral care individual members are those who are involved in the wider aspect of pastoral care and who may use counselling skills whilst not being a counsellor.


  • Being a member of a UK wide ecumenical organisation committed to good practice in pastoral care, sharing collective wisdom and supporting and encouraging one another.
  • Receipt of the accord journal with articles relevant to counselling and psychotherapy and the ministry of pastoral care in a Christian context.
  • Access to members-only resources on ACC’s website.
  • Free attendance at members forums for discussion of issues relevant to the ministry of pastoral care.
  • Discount on ACC events which include events designed for those in the ministry of pastoral care.
  • Access to specific preparation training and facilitated support/supervision groups for pastoral carers (subject to an additional charge).


You will need to follow ACC’s Guidelines for Good Practice in Pastoral Care, accept our Statement of Faith and agree to membership Terms and Conditions.

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