Our Services

St. Francis Community Services serves individuals and families in need through community-based, culturally sensitive programs, helping people to recognize their strengths, overcome obstacles and achieve a better tomorrow.

Legal Aid

Catholic Legal Assistance Ministry (CLAM), the legal services arm of SFCS, provides legal representation in civil matters to impoverished people who cannot afford to hire an attorney.

  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Veterans Advocacy
  • Equal Housing Assistance
  • And More...

Bilingual Youth Programs

We provide children of Latino and Vietnamese immigrants a safe, structured, and nurturing place to learn and grow through after-school sessions and a summer day camp.

  • After-School & Tutoring
  • Summer Day Camp
  • Teen Club & Junior Leaders
  • Kids’ Enrichment Activities
  • And More...

Case Management

Overcoming poverty takes years of effort and, in most cases, the support and guidance of a mentor is essential. Our professional case managers help impoverished people set goals, find resources and take the steps needed to turn around their lives.

  • Enhancing Parenting Skills
  • Financial Literacy
  • Improving Education & Employment
  • And More...

Bilingual Mental Health Counseling

Trauma, depression, and anxiety haunt some people as they adjust to life in a new country. Spanish-speaking therapists help children, couples and families heal from these emotional wounds.

  • One-On-One Counseling
  • Group Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • And More...

Veterans Advocacy Project

Offers legal aid and support for military veterans who are experiencing stress, health issues, family problems and homelessness, and removes barriers that block some veterans from receiving benefits or finding a job.

  • Removes barriers for veterans
  • Supports for veterans
  • Offers legal aid
  • And More...

Immigration Law Project

Guides immigrants in applying for citizenship, averts deportations, and establishes guardianship for minors who arrive in the United States without their parents.

  • Establishes guardianship for minors who arrive in the United States without their parents
  • Prevents deportations
  • Helps immigrants in applying for citizenship
  • And More...

Family Law Project

Protects women and children who are victims of abuse, serves as guardian ad litem for children, and represents families in housing court.

  • Protects victims of abuse
  • Serves as guardian ad litem for kids
  • Represents families in housing court
  • And More...

Equal Housing Assistance Project

Provides legal assistance to those who are in jeopardy of losing their housing or are living in untenable circumstances.

  • Locating or maintaing housing
  • Improving unsafe housing conditions
  • Negotiating with landlords
  • And More...

Long-Term Disaster Recovery

During times of natural disaster, St. Francis Community Services mobilizes to support people in need in our community.

  • Case Management
  • Property Rebuilding
  • Relocation Assistance
  • And More...

Amigas Latinas Group

This weekly group works to help Latina women, and by extension their families, improve their quality of life and overcome barriers to family stability.

  • Empowering Women
  • Family Stability
  • Financial Literacy
  • And More...