Catholic Charities

Seeking to fill a need for housing in our community that can serve low-income families and individuals, Bishop Gregory Parkes blessed the grounds where construction will soon begin on St. Benedict Housing located in Crystal River. This is the first “Shelter of Hope” to be built in Citrus Country by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Petersburg and is a step towards accomplishing one of the goals set forth by Courageously Living the Gospel, the new diocesan vision. To learn more, click here.