Practicing the teaching, compassion, and love of Jesus Christ, St. Francis Community Services walks with our vulnerable neighbors to create opportunities, to build resiliency, and to advocate for justice.Donate Request Service
Case management is an important tool in empowering our community members. SFCS case managers...
Serving the St. Louis area for over thirty years, our legal aid office ensures...
Bilingual Mental Health Counseling
Many families and children who migrate to St. Louis have suffered trauma that impedes...
Keeping Immigrant Tenants Housed
In one recent case, St. Francis’ Immigrant Housing Justice Project negotiated with a local landlord to secure housing for 11 tenants who were behind in rent and at risk of eviction. Our legal team was able to work with the landlord to reduce the amount that tenants were in arrears and provide tenants with direct aid assistance to satisfy their back rent owed. Because of this individualized advocacy, the IHPJ team was able to secure their housing.
We proudly salute Veterans! Happy Veteran’s Day to all those who have served, we greatly appreciate your dedication! All vets deserve quality care, including legal representation. If you are a vet in need of legal aid, our Veteran’s Advocacy Program is here to help. Adopt A Family this Christmas Our […]Continue Reading
We still have many families waiting to be adopted this year. Thank you for joining to help make this a happier Christmas season! Whether newly arrived in the country or living here for several years, life in the U.S. for our immigrant neighbors can be full of challenges as well […]Continue Reading
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and so we spoke with Evelyn Hernandez, one of our great Bilingual Therapists, to see the importance of the department, how she became interested in mental health for immigrant Spanish-speakers, and the particular challenges faced by our clients in accessing services. How did you […]Continue Reading