Support at St. Francis of Assisi

St. Francis has ministries that can help by listening, visiting, helping with rides to medical appointments, etc.

Click on highlighted words below for more information and a direct links to the ministries webpage.

Stephen Ministry
Lay ministers trained in active listening to walk with those dealing with stress, grief, life transitions or other concerns.

Medical Facility Visitation
Provides friendly visits to parishioners in area hospitals and care facilities.

Caregivers
Provides rides to medical appointments, grocery stores and respite visits to those who can’t drive. 

Eucharistic Ministry
Ministers bring the Holy Eucharist to those who cannot attend Sunday liturgies at St. Francis: the homebound, hospitalized and residents of retirement communities and nursing homes such as Abbotswood, Magnolia Glen, the Meadows, and Springmoor.

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Ministry
Reaches out both to those suffering from Alzheimer’s and other related dementia and to their caregivers.