The mission of St. Francis House is to provide a means of addressing the diverse, critical needs of the underserved, which are not adequately addressed by others in the community.
St. Francis House Ministries
Lord, make me an instrument of your peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon; where there is doubt, faith; where there is despair, hope; where there is darkness, light; and where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled as to console; to be understood as to understand; to be loved as to love; for it is in giving that we receive; it is in pardoning that we are pardoned; and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.
St. Francis House is richly blessed with a dedicated and compassionate staff. It is also blessed with volunteers who contribute their time and talent in endless ways to its many programs. Without its volunteers, St.Francis House could not begin to reach its deserving clients. Just as there are … [Read More...]
Now in its fourth decade of service, St. Francis House is pursuing its mission through a variety of critical ministries carried out on behalf of deserving people in the community. To learn more about these ministries or to refer an individual or family whose fundamental needs are not being met or to inquire of opportunities in which you or your organization can support these ministries, please contact us..
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Social services have always been a fundamental and essential portion of the work done at St. Francis House's Elm Street location. These services are an immediate material response to emergency situations created by loss of employment and no income, low or fixed income, chronic or sudden illness, lack of health insurance and the high cost of medicine and utilities.
Clients qualify for assistance through need, especially … [Read More...]