Catholic Divorce Ministry

The Archdiocese offers a weekend retreat called “Beginning Experience” for widowed, separated or divorced people.  More info on their web site. There is HOPE (and HELP!) for troubled marriages (even if you are divorced or well on your way) RETROUVAILLE™ … A LIFELINE FOR MARRIAGES™ A program to Help Couples Heal and Renew their Marriages. Do you feel […]

Respite Care

Corporal Work of Mercy:  Care for the Sick Spiritual Work of Mercy:  Comfort the Afflicted/To pray for the Living and the Dead             RESPITE CARE Respite is a rewarding ministry giving companionship and care to a homebound person; while allowing their caregiver some much needed time away. Men and women are needed to become volunteers. Volunteers […]

Safe Home

SAFEHOME’s Mission is to break the cycle domestic violence and partner abuse for victims and their children by providing shelter, advocacy, counseling, and prevention education in our community. 24-Hour Crisis Hotline:913.262.2868 Administrative Phone Number: 913.432.9300 All SAFEHOME services are free and confidential SAFEHOME is the only accredited provider of shelter and comprehensive support services for victims of […]

IHN – Interfaith Hospitality Network

Corporal Work of Mercy:  Shelter the Homeless,/Feed the Hungry Johnson County Interfaith Hospitality Network, Inc. **Annual Dinner and Auction coming soon at the Overland Park Convention Center.  contact Ellen Johnson (685-2040)  (Ascension sponsors a table) Come and get trained so you can meet, work with and assist the homeless in Johnson County.  Learn more about IHN […]

Hillcrest Transitional Apartments

Hillcrest’s website Corporal Work of Mercy:  Shelter the Homeless Spiritual Work of Mercy:To instruct the ignorant ; To counsel the doubtful;To comfort the afflicted; To pray for the living and the dead. Family Friendly Opportunities:       We need volunteers to help us with the thrift store: Cleaning and repairing furniture Working with electronics and […]