We do what we can to improve quality of life, whether it's through education, advocacy,
social work and health care, pastoral care, or with a warm meal and a friendly smile.
Nazareth Elementary School
A Catholic coeducational school for pre-kindergarten through grade 6 owned and operated
by the Sisters of Saint Joseph.
Nazareth Neighborhood Arts Program
The Nazareth Neighborhood Arts Program is an afterschool program seeking to serve
the children of the Maplewood neighborhood of the city of Rochester.
Founded in 1994 by Sister Diana Dolce, Hope Hall lives up to its name for students
and their parents.
Nativity Preparatory Academy
Nativity Preparatory Academy is a co-institutional middle school located in the
city of Rochester.
The Aquinas Institute
The SSJs and Nazareth Elementary are in partnership with The Aquinas Institute, a college preparatory co-educational school.
A non-denominational, non-profit agency, that has enriched the lives of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities for nearly 70 years.
Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Buffalo
The Catholic schools of the Diocese of Buffalo have been serving the people of Western New York for over 150 years.
St. Joseph's Neighborhood Center
Saint Joseph’s Neighborhood Center offers more than its name would imply.
St. Joseph's Northside
The ministry was started by Sister Peg Brennan in 2005 to help people in the northwest
part of the city of Rochester.
St. Martin's Place
In years past, St. Martin’s Place might have been called a soup kitchen but,
it is so much more.
Morning Star is a foster care home founded to meet the needs of children with exceptional
physical and/or emotional needs.
Founded in 1996, SSJ Volunteer Corps provides a faith formation experience, fostering
the relationship between young people and the needs of their communities.
Founded in 1993 to provide service to the elderly of Monroe County regardless of
race, religion, sex or income.
A special place that provides pediatric day-respite care for children with serious medical and developmental conditions ages six months to five years.
A Catholic worker house of hospitality, Bethany House provides shelter for homeless women and children.
As Sisters of Saint Joseph prayer is one of the most significant parts of our lives.
Spirituality programs for Men & Women to claim or reclaim faith as essential
Diocesan Schools & Parish Ministry
Educators & Pastoral Work
The Sisters of Saint Joseph minister in Diocesan Schools and parishes.
The Motherhouse is the heart of our Congregational life. You are welcome to consider our Motherhouse as a place for group retreats, gatherings & meetings.
SSJ Gift Shop
A ministry of the Sisters of Saint Joseph that features a unique assortment of fine
gifts, collectibles, & more.
Mostlywood is an artisan's work shop located at Cobblestone Springs Interdenominational
Retreat Center in Dundee, New York.
The Sisters of Saint Joseph distribute unleavened altar bread to churches for use in the celebration of Eucharist (Mass)
In 1940, five Sisters of Saint Joseph departed for Selma, Alabama to work with and
on behalf of African Americans in that area.
Our mission in Brazil was founded in response to the call made by Pope John XXIII
for religious communities to establish missions in South America.