Providence St. Joseph Health is collaborating on a State-wide initiative to bring whole person care into our hospitals and communities. Whole Person Care means patients are involved in decisions about their care, families receive help supporting loved ones who are ill and caregivers receive help coping with the strains of care-giving.
NAMI Family Support Group
You are NOT alone. Mental illness affects everyone directly or indirectly through family, friends or coworkers. Join us in a safe, confidential environment to share your experiences and learn from others. Starting on 4th Wednesday of the month will be a FAMILY Support Group for those with loved ones suffering from mental illness. Read more…
Women in Transition – Second Sunday of each month, 10:30 a.m. in the Chapel – located inside the Msgr. Michael Lenihan Pastoral Center
Transition is the process of letting go of the way things used to be and then taking hold of the way they subsequently become.
Transition is the way that we all come to terms with change. The in-between zone can be uncomfortable, lonely, and unstable. Read more…
This ministry is open to members of the LGBTQ community, their families, friends or anyone who would like to be a part of this ministry.
We are here to offer support, help and to make everyone feel welcomed at SLM, regardless of their sexual orientation.
Please contact Deacon Don Burt at (310) 540-0329 X 381 if you have any questions.
The mission of Family Promise of the South Bay is to work through local churches to change the lives of homeless families with children by offering temporary shelter, meals, and other assistance as they seek stable housing. St Lawrence provides volunteers to bring food, dine and spend time with the families. Read More…
Please contact Cindy Percz at (310) 200-2611 or Mary Frances Bertucci at (310) 428-9123
St. Lawrence Martyr has joined with other Catholic churches that partner with Habitat for Humanity. The parish provides financial support toward the building of a new home for a family in need of affordable housing. In addition to the financial support, members of the parish volunteer to work on the house. Build dates are announced in the parish bulletin. Read More…
You may also contact Deacon Jim at (310) 540-0329 X 276
The Caregiver Support Group will be an informal gathering of people whose lives are directly or indirectly affected by their caregiving of parents, children, spouses, or any other loved ones.
Please contact Didi Egnatuk at (310) 540-0329 X 540 if you have any questions. I look forward to beginning this journey with you.
Our Eucharistic Ministers bring the Eucharist to anyone who is sick or confined at home. They also bring the Eucharist each week to patients of local hospitals and convalescent facilities. Just an hour or two during the week or on the weekend would be your gift of time. Special training is provided.
For more information, contact 310-540-0329 x355.
Moms in Touch is an international prayer ministry that began in 1984 by one mom who felt called to pray with other moms for their children and schools. We invite mothers, grandmothers, or any woman who is willing to pray for one hour a week to join and see how prayer can make a difference in the lives of our children. Read More…
For more information, contact Paula Szalla at 310-938-5117 (day time), or Sharon McCandless at 310-308-6209 (evening).