Diocesan Activities/Support Groups

AUGUSTA LOCAL SUPPORT GROUPS

Augusta Community Caring Center

208 W. 4th Avenue

Augusta, KS 67010

(316) 775-3342


Pregnancy & Family Resource Center

415 State Street Augusta, KS 67010

(316) 775-9372

Website: www.PFRCks.org 


DIOCESAN ACTIVITIES/SUPPORT GROUPS

Web Site:  www.catholicdioceseofwichita.org

A Better Choice

Provides Christian counseling for women facing pregnancy crisis.  Assists with the decisions concerning pregnancy issues, abortion, alternative and healthy lifestyles.

*Contact 685-5757

Website:  pregnancywichita.com


Adult Day Services

Provides adult daycare

*Contact  942-2008


Catholic Care Center

A Catholic nursing facility located adjacent to the Spiritual Life Center

*Contact  744-2020

Website:  www.via-christi.org/seniors-catholic-care


Counseling Services

*Contact  263-6941


Engaged Encounter

*Contact  744-0167


Foster Grandparent Program

Allows retired individuals to engage in meaningful work by working with a special needs child

*Contact Lyndon Drew, Director  264-8344


Gerard House

Provides prenatal healthcare, financial aid, educated support and shelter for women and girls experiencing a crisis pregnancy.  Open to all religions.

*Contact general phone  239-3520

Website:  www.via-christi.org/gerardhouse

*Contact  832-0777 for list of needed items


Guadalupe Clinic

Provides free health care service and is staffed by volunteer doctors and nurses.

*Contact  264-8974 or 201-1986

Website:  www.guadalupeclinic.com


Harbor House

Provides a shelter for abused women and children

*Contact 263-6000


Harvest House

*Contact  685-5240


Lord’s Diner

Provides a hot meal to those in need 365 days a year

*Contact  266-4966


Mother, Mary Anne Clinic

Provides cost-effective, after hours alternative to an emergency room for patients who need immediate care but lack financial resources.  Hours 3:00-9:00 pm daily

*1152 S. Clifton

  Wichita, KS 67218

   316-689-5121


Natural Family Planning (NFP)

*Pat Lowrance  775-5663

*Becky Knapp, Director NFP  685-5240


Office of Marriage & Family Life

Resources for families from marriage to parenting

*Contact  685-5240


Rachel’s Vineyard

Helps to heal pain of abortion

*Contact 269-4673 or National Hotline (24 hours/7days week) 1-877-467-3463 


Spiritual Life Center

Provides a quiet, reflective atmosphere where people can search for truth, engage in dialogue and experience the Sacred.  Programs include Marriage and Engaged Encounter, Retrouvaille, Cursillo, Sojourn, retreats and many other programs.

*Contact Spiritual Life Center  744-0167

Website:  www.slcwichita.org


St. Anthony Family Shelter

A diocesan haven for homeless families.  Donations always needed.

*Contact 264-7233