Our Mission

St. Francis House rebuilds lives by providing refuge and pathways to stability for adults experiencing homelessness and poverty.

News & Events

Founder's Invitation

Founder’s Society Appreciation Event

SFH’s Founder’s Society Appreciation Event is an invitation-only event for committed leadership donors.

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Northeastern Student Volunteer Emma Robinson

From Colorado to Boston Every Tuesday morning from 7-9, Emma Robinson serves food in our kitchen for over 300 hungry guests coming through the front doors. Emma, a freshman at Northeastern University, started volunteering through the Alliance for Civically Engaged Students (ACES) at Northeastern. I...

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Twitter @SFHBoston

The Union at 48 Boylston will serve Bostonians in need, and we could not be more honored to be a part of this endea… t.co/Z5sDSg6S22

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Two of our fabulous staff members, Neysa and Peggy, share how they see St. Francis House #MAkingadifference each an… t.co/MiaGYkIAfs

Forum on our housing "dilemma" featuring Mayor @JoeCurtatone, Chrystal Kornegay @masshousing, Karen LaFrazia… t.co/0VUUdUdCHh

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Our President, Karen LaFrazia, addresses Boston’s Housing Dilemma with @JayAshMACP @JoeCurtatone and @masshousing a… t.co/CuFWuTCStF

Programs & Services

Counseling Services

Mental Health Care

Case management, mental health counseling, substance abuse assistance, legal aid, and immigration services.

Moving Ahead Program classroom

Moving Ahead Program

The Sullivan Family Moving Ahead Program (MAP) is a 14-week job- and life-skills training program.

Next Step Program

A supportive leased-housing community providing permanent sober housing.

Basic Services

Basic Services

St. Francis House is unique in our ability to meet all of our guests’ needs under one roof.