As we all respond to community needs, and you of your parishioners needs arising from COVID – 19, I would like to share some information which may be useful:
The United Way of the Florida Keys is keeping an updated list of resources available for people who live in Monroe County and are in need assistance related to COVID – 19.
The list can be found on the United Way of the Florida Keys web site: keysunitedway.org/communityresourceguide
Catholic Charities continues to have rental and mortgage assistance available. Funding is related to Hurricane Irma. Residents who lived in Monroe County during the time of Hurricane Irma are eligible to apply.
Our office number is (305) 292-9790.
It is not known if we will receive any funding specifically related to COVID – 19.
Of note: for people who are experiencing increased emotional stress during this time, the Guidance Care Center is making every opportunity available for people to receive support.
The crisis number is (305) 434-7660 and their brochure of services can be found at: Click here
If you have any question please feel free to call.
Patrice Schwermer Catholic Charities Outreach Coordinator, Monroe Ministries
- From Catholic Legal Services
Catholic Legal Services remains fully operational but the staff is working remotely, and face-to-face meetings with clients are restricted. People seeking appointments must do so online, at tinyurl.com/CCLSAPPT or by calling (305) 373-1073 and dialing 0 for the operator. For more information, and links to the offices of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services as well as the Office of Immigration Review, please visit www.cclsmiami.org
- San Pablo Women's Club
Comprised of SEASONAL and LOCAL members of the parish who gather on the 2nd Monday of the month in the Parish Hall at 5:00pm.
Meetings include dinner. The San Pablo Women's Club provides opportunities for the woman of San Pablo to grow in spiritual relationship with Jesus and to develop relationships with parishioners through prayer, projects and events. All are welcome.
- The Rosary Group meets:
First Saturday in the Rosary Garden at 12:00 NOON
Every morning M-F at 7:30 am before daily Mass.
It's a wonderful way to start the day.
- Catholic Charities in the Keys
Please call Patrice Schwermer at (305) 807-4503 or www.ccadmmonroeministries.org
- Feeding the Homeless at Independence Cay
Please call Nancy Arrowsmith at (305) 289-7676 for information.
- Domestic Abuse Shelter
For more information call 24/7 hotline at (305) 743-4440 or visit website at www.domesticabuseshelter.org
- Habitat for Humanity
IRMA RECOVERY CRITICAL HOME REPAIR please call Chris at (305) 743-9828.
The archdiocesan website will list parishes and links that livestream Masses and other devotions and will update the list as needed. Radio Paz, the Archdiocese of Miami’s Catholic radio station, will continue to broadcast 24/7 in Spanish at 830 AM. Relevant Radio, available at 880 AM and 1080 AM, provides Catholic programing in English also 24/7. A locally produced Haitian Creole program is also presented on Relevant Radio on Saturdays at 2 p.m.
More information regarding these topics can be found on the ADOM website at www.miamiarch.org
Video message from Archbishop Thomas G. Wenski
The Archdiocese of Miami