For #GivingTuesday, help St. Francis House continue to give to our guests.

“Our guests first perceive St.Francis House as a safe harbor — a place to rest, eat a warm meal, and get clothes,” says President Karen LaFrazia. “From there, it’s our responsibility to build relationships with them and to offer them other critical resources like case management, medical and psychiatric care, vocational rehabilitation, and help with […]

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Dr. Trudy Good at St. Francis House

Trudy Good

Meet Dr. Trudy Good As a part of the RIZE grant, licensed clinical psychologist Dr. Trudy Good will be spending one Tuesday a month at St. Francis House, offering individual and group trauma counseling and support sessions for all staff members. Dr. Good, of the Riverside Trauma Center, comes to St. Francis House to offer […]

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Long-standing Latino Support Group Still Strong

Group moderator Luis

If it’s 9:30 am on a Wednesday, it’s likely you know where to find Clinician Luis Fernandez-Castro. He’s in our 3rd floor conference room facilitating our long-standing Latino Support group. About the Latino Support Group Part of our Clinical and Recovery team, Luis has been leading the group for over 18 years now and came […]

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Meet Carli, helping guests experiencing homelessness improve their health

Carli SDH HUES case manager

St. Francis House is part of the Social Determinants of Health Consortium Led by Boston Health Care for the Homeless, a group of seven agencies are working together to help clients, who are experiencing homelessness, improve their healthcare as they establish their own pathways to stability. A Coordinated Care Hub has been developed to provide […]

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Meghan: “A typical day will have me all over the building!”

Carolyn Connors Women's Center

Currently in the midst of her Masters in Clinical Social Work, Meghan has been interning in the Women’s Center here at St. Francis House. We chatted with her about her experience here over the past several months. How did you discover St. Francis House? I first heard about St. Francis House as one of the […]

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Help support our upcoming Women’s Day of Renewal 2018!

Women's Day of renewal manicures

Every May, we host a Day of Renewal Our Carolyn Connors Women’s Center is a safe refuge with customized programming for our women guests. Occurring around Mother’s Day, this event is an opportunity for our ladies to reclaim their identities as women, mothers, daughters, sisters, and grandmothers. The day-long program includes a catered continental breakfast, […]

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