Catholic Charities Bureau, Inc. - Diocese of St. Augustine


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Catholic Charities puts faith into action to serve the most vulnerable in our community, advocating for justice, human dignity and quality of life, while reflecting the compassion of God in Christ.

Welcome to Catholic Charities Bureau, Inc.

Supporting our communities during the COVID-19 public health crisis is our first priority.


Our priority is the health, safety and well-being of our clients, employees and volunteers during these uncertain times. Rest assure we are taking the necessary steps to continue serving our communities in the safest way possible and adjusting to the changes with the latest developments.

Please see below how each of our Offices is working at their regional level:

Jacksonville Regional Office

Catholic Charities Jacksonville is a partner with the First Coast Relief Fund for emergency financial assistance. Call 2-1-1 or visit for more information.

Food Pantry is opened on Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 am – 1 pm., operating a drive-through distribution and enforcing social distancing protocols. Food Pantry is located at 1470 W. 13th St. at Blue Avenue on the campus of St. Pius V Catholic Church.

For more information, please visit their website or Facebook page.

Lake City Regional Office

Catholic Charities Lake City’s pantry is currently still serving food to clients; with enhanced protocols in distancing and one-touch approach. They are one of 12 Feeding Florida Food Banks in Florida.

Emergency financial services are being provided telephonically, except for turn-offs and evictions (not done at this time). They are collaborating with other social service providers as to not duplicate services.

Displaced Workers “Food Vouchers” are being delivered to all dine-in restaurants that have workers losing income due to shut-down.

They are engaging all churches that have seniors who are confined and unable to get food. A proxy from the church can go to get food and deliver it to their own seniors in need.

For more information, please visit their website.

Gainesville Office

All their operations are continuing as normal, with ESOL classes being done virtually and Bridges to Prosperity Financial Fitness starting virtually on May 5th.

For more information, please visit their website.

St. Augustine Office

They are still working at full capacity and their food pantry is opened on their regular schedule.

For more information, please visit their website.


40 E. Adams St. Suite 320
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone 904-354-4846

553 NW Railroad Street, Lake City, FL 32055
Phone 386-754-9180

3940 Lewis Speedway, Suite 2103, St. Augustine, FL 32084
Phone 904-829-6300

1701 NE 9th Street, Gainesville, FL 32609
Phone 352-372-0294

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Catholic Charities Bureau, Inc. has been serving communities for nearly 70 years. In celebration of our long history and tradition of service, we are enlisting your support. Also please encourage your children, family members and friends to make a donation to Catholic Charities and help us meet our goal to be of service to the ones in most need.


If you would like more information regarding our programs and services, please call us at 904-899-5500 or send us an email to and we will get back with you shortly.


Central Administration
3100 University Blvd. S, Suite 121
Jacksonville, FL 32216

PH: 904.899.5500

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m.

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