Community Ministries

Birthright

We provide loving support for any woman with an unplanned pregnancy. Many opportunities for volunteer involvement for both men and women are available.

Contact Lorraine Eggen
478-0749

 

Catholic Charities/Catholic Community Services

A private non-profit agency in existence for 30 years, dedicated to quality and affordable service to people of all faiths. Programs are provided for individuals, families, children, and older adults. Please call for assistance or to volunteer!

Contact

Ines Gilbert
272-9250

Jennifer Brobst
215-7979

 

Compassionate Friends, Topeka Chapter

Promoting the positive resolution of a family’s grief following the death of a child of any age and from any cause. Fosters better understanding of bereaved families and their grief experiences among families, friends, co-workers and community. Provides support group meetings, memorial events, and a library.

Contact Susan Chan
272-4895

 

Doorstep, Inc.

An inter-faith organization that helps meet the needs of the poor by providing emergency services, education programs, and actively articulates the needs and concerns of the clientele. This support will help with personal growth and encourage the clientele to function to their full potential.

Contact Ivan Schmidt
272-6983

 

Parish Nurses

Nurses and Visitors are trained in specialized areas. They provide assistance with food preparation, shopping or visiting those in the hospital, nursing home, or the homebound.

Contact Sister Ann Moylan
272-5590

 

Serra International of Topeka

Serra International is a worldwide ministry of Catholic Laity dedicated to fostering vocations to the priesthood and consecrated religious life, and to developing lay leaders to better understand their vocation to service. Meetings are held on the first and third Tuesdays of each month rotating between Topeka parishes. All interested Catholics are invited to join.

Contact Frank Gerner
266-3758