Resources for Lent

Remembering Our Migrant Neighbors During Lent The following are suggestions for one to do during Lent that connect with the Lenten themes of Prayer, Fasting and Almsgiving. They are related to the Catholic Social Teachings of the Church. We hope you find them bringing you closer to Jesus in...

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Know Your Rights Sessions

Clic para leer la página en español. We need volunteers for our Power of Attorney Workshops!  You can sign up on the form below to help. Upcoming Know Your Rights Presentations Co-hosted with The MICA Project and Missouri Immigrant and Refugee Advocates These information sessions look at changes caused by the recent...

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Sesiones de Conocer sus Derechos

Click here to view page in English ¿Interesado en ser voluntario en una sesión? Para ayudar se puede inscribir como voluntario en la forma de abajo. Próximas Presentaciones de Conocer sus Derechos Presentado por St. Francis Community Services, the MICA Project, y Missouri Immigrant and Refugee Advocates Estas sesiones de...

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One Family, Many Needs

Southside Center has been working with Olivia and her family for over two years on a wide range of issues that have come up. Initially, Olivia reached out to the bilingual mental health department after a Spanish-speaking nun at her church referred her to our program. Her daughter, Jasmin, was suffering...

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Army Veteran Regains Suspended License

“Marty,” an Army Veteran, single mother, and hard worker at a minimum wage job, came to Catholic Legal Assistance Ministries (CLAM) because she was unable to resolve several old traffic tickets due to lack of funds. These had caused her license to be suspended for over ten years, creating great hardship for her...

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Care & Trust

A story from Southside Center teacher, Liliana de la Garza, as featured in the St. Francis Community Services 2016 Annual Report As the teacher of the youth program no other change has compared to that of Jorge, a student in our 3rd-5th grade program. This young man is ten...

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