What Does Government Shutdown Mean for Food Stamp Recipients?

According to a Jan. 11 news release from Missouri Department of Social Services, Missourians who are eligible for Food Stamp benefits (SNAP) received their February benefits early due to the partial federal government shutdown. Department of Social Services Director Steve Corsi notes that recipients will not receive a Food Stamp benefit again in February, adding, […]

Meet our December Everyday Amazing Employees
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Dec 2018

Each month, two Catholic Charities of St. Louis Federation employees nominated by their peers are recognized for exemplifying Personal Excellence, a Spirit of Servant Leadership, and the Catholic Charities Mission. The honorees for December 2018 are…  St. Francis Community Services Bilingual Case Manager/Advocate Silvia Martinez                      […]

From Homeless to Board of Directors
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Dec 2018

James, a U.S. Navy veteran, loved life — with a job, three children and happy marriage — but his struggles with addiction and mental illness eventually caused him to leave behind what he loved most. James was homeless and without a plan when he learned about St. Patrick Center’s Homeless Veterans Reintegration Program from a […]

Podcast Aims to #BreakDownStigma
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Dec 2018

Mental Health Matters was featured on the Dec. 18, 2018, episode of KSDK’s Show Me St. Louis.   Saint Louis Counseling offers a weekly podcast – Mental Health Matters – aimed at informing and breaking down stigmas surrounding mental health issues so more people will seek the mental health care they need. Hosted by Saint Louis […]