Welcome To Canterbury Street Pastors Website
We invite you to find out more about our ministry in the historic Cathedral City of Canterbury.
We are part of a national team first pioneered in 2003, and Street Pastors continues to grow throughout the UK and across the world.
Canterbury Street Pastors was started in 2011 by Rev Andrew Fitzgerald from Canterbury Baptist Church,
Street pastors are trained volunteers from local churches who care about our local community.
We are usually on patrol from 9 p.m. to 2 am. on a Saturday night to care for, listen to and help people who are out on the streets.
Our Prayer Pastors back at base or at home are in regular contact with the Street Pastors, praying for the city of Canterbury, the people out and about and the situations the Street Pastors find themselves in. We are a part of a wider community safety group within the city and are well recognised as a vital partner.
We are led by our local coordinator and are supported by local churches and community groups in partnership with the police, local council and other statutory agencies.
We hope you enjoy browsing our website.
Registered Charity No. 1164627
From Our Blog
News from the Board of Trustees
New Funding The trustees and coordinator have been busy over the summer preparing an application to be part of a city-wide bid to address violence against women and girls (VAWG) We are pleased to announce that we were successful in our bid and are moving forward with...
10th Anniversary Celebrations – 30th October 2021
Canterbury Street Pastors invite you to our celebration of 10 years in service. It has been a great time serving the community of Canterbury. with many street pastors and prayer pastors giving their valuable time and the management that have led us through thick and...
Commissioning Service – Fully Booked
We are excited to announce that we are holding a Commissioning Service. Saturday 26th of June 7.30 - 9,00pm at All Saints Church, Military Road, Canterbury. CT1 1PA. We are ready to get back out on the streets of our wonderful city. Our first full patrol is planned...