Santa Cruz Public Libraries'
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Jesus, Mary and Joseph Home|
|Address:||132 Lennox Street|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Call for Times|
|Description:||The Jesus Mary Joseph Home (JMJ) is a shelter for homeless women, children and the terminally ill. JMJ provides a Christ centered living situation in a Catholic Christian tradition and is an additional community outreach of St. Francis Catholic Kitchen. It was founded in 1989 and provides shelter for women and children. The goal is to guide them on their road to work and permanent housing. Applicants are interviewed prior to acceptance.
ELIGIBILITY: Homeless persons and families are interviewed before being accepted, call for an appointment.
FUNDING SOURCE: The Home receives no money from the government. It depends entirely on the Providence of God and the generosity of friends of the Home and the support of the St. Francis Catholic Soup Kitchen with which it is affiliated.
|Programs:||JMJ provides: private bedroom, clothing, food pantry, organic garden, community dinners, celebrations, computer access, children's play area, field trips and chapel.
JMJ has added a new ministry for the terminally ill by caring for one person in need of private daily personal care.
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
|Child Agencies:||St. Francis Soup Kitchen|
Families and Individuals Needing Support
|This record last modified February 18, 2013|