Social Service Outreach Centers

Albany Deanery

St. Clare's Center and Neighbors in Need, sponsored by St. Teresa Church

Neighbors In Need
Tina Appollonio, Interim Director

2005 MLK Dr., Albany, GA 31706-3001
Mailing Address: PO Box 4123, Albany, GA 31706-4194
Phone: 229-883-2872
Fax: 229-883-9116

Services Provided: Provides an average of 300 food bags per month containing non-perishable items and, when available, frozen meat, breads and fresh vegetables.  Provides a limited number of household items and personal hygiene products. Financial assistance is available by appointment only for those who qualify. 

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St. Clare’s Center
Sr. Maura Malloy, MFIC, Director

2005 MLK Dr., Albany, GA 31706-3001
Mailing Address: PO Box 4123, Albany, GA 31706-4194
Phone: 229-883-2566
Fax: 229-883-9116

Services Provided: Soup Kitchen is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The Thrift Store provides clothing to those in need for free or for a very modest price to those who can afford it.  Proceeds from the thrift shop help support the soup kitchen.

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Augusta Deanery

Catholic Social Services of Augusta
Director, Sr. Janet Roddy, MFIC

811 12th Street, Augusta, GA 30901-2749
Client phone lines: 706-722-3661, 706-722-3982
Fax: 706-722-4758

Services Provided: Client case management, emergency food assistance, emergency financial assistance, medical assistance, birth certificate procurement, employment empowerment program and transportation assistance.

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Columbus Deanery

St. Anne Community Outreach
Katie Byers, Director

1820 Box Road, Columbus, GA 31907-3254
Phone: 706-568-1592 

Services Provided: Provides food and clothing to those in emergency situations, very limited financial assistance for utilities, rent, and prescription costs depending on the availability of funds.  Provides other items when available through donations.

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St. Benedict Outreach Program
Beverly Casimier

2935 Ninth Street, Columbus, GA 31907
Mailing Address: 4919 Sentry St, Columbus, GA 31907
Phone: 706-323-8300

Services Provided:  Assistance is provided on a case-by-case basis.


Christ the King Outreach Program
Tom McCann

6721 GA Hwy 354, Pine Mountain, GA 31822
Mailing Address: PO Box 899, Pine Mountain, GA 31822
Phone: 706-663-0090
Fax: 706-663-0091

Services Provided: Provides clients with information regarding community resources for assistance, provides emergency food packages and financial assistance for utilities and other things on a limited basis.

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Holy Family Catholic Outreach
Gretchen Whaley-Wong, Director

320 12th Street, Columbus, GA 31901-2454
Phone: 706-322-0098
Fax: 706-323-2043

Services Provided:  Food Pantry, Soup Kitchen  St. Vincent de Paul works with individuals on a case-by-case basis

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Macon Deanery

Sacred Heart Christian Service Center
Greg Schiekelman, Director

136 Northview Avenue, Warner Robins, GA 31088
Mailing Address: 300 South Davis Drive,  Building 3
Warner Robins, GA 31088 
Phone: 478-929-3897
Fax: 478-328-3078

Services Provided: Assists families and individuals in crisis within the community.  Provides food and other commodities assistance, clothing, prescription assistance, utilities assistance, rent assistance, monthly brown bag commodities for Seniors, Holiday assistance.  Please see the website for prerequisites for assistance.

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Family Advancement Ministries (FAM)

Gigi Rolfes, Director

570 High Place & 538 Orange St.
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: 478-745-7165 or 478-746-9803
Fax: 478-745-6880 or 478-745-0847

Services Provided: Provides parenting education,
prenatal services, personal finance classes, baby car
seats, non-perishable food and clothing and utility assistance. 

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Savannah Deanery

Social Apostolate of Savannah
Director, Sr. Julie Franchi, MFIC


502 E. Liberty St., Savannah, GA 31412
Mailing Address: PO Box 8703, Savannah, GA 31412
Phone: 912-233-1877
Fax: 912-651-3638

Services ProvidedSoup Kitchen, showers and hygiene items for those in need, clothing vouchers, baby items, grocery assistance, school uniform vouchers, birth certificate and other vital documents procurements, Georgia ID cards, crisis intervention, medical and prescription assistance, Nurse's clinic, work shoes, work clothing, transportation assistance and emergency financial assistance.

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Valdosta-Brunswick Deanery

St. Francis Center- CSS
Sr. Nuala Mulleady MFIC, Director

520 E. Mary St., Valdosta, GA 31603
Mailing Address: 800 Gornto Road, Valdosta, GA 31602
Phone: 229-242-8656
Fax: 229-242-2752

Services Provided: Provides non-perishable food and clothing and utility assistance.  Clothing and household item sales support the utility assistance program.

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St. Joseph’s Loaves & Fishes
Linda Booker, Director

2011 Darling Ave., Waycross, GA 31501-7049
Phone: 912-283-7700
Fax: 912-283-1944

Services Provided: Provides food and clothing to anyone in need.  Financial assistance for utilities, rent, medicine, and gasoline.  Assistance is provided by appointment based on interviews and documented need and availability of funds.

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