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What We Do

Founded in 1950, St. Anthony’s is the most comprehensive safety net service center in San Francisco. Every day, we provide essential services, health care, and gateways to stability to families and individuals in need. Everyone who comes through our doors joins the St. Anthony’s family and helps us create a future where all people flourish.

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  • Essential Services

    Food, clothing, safety, and more. We believe that building a better community starts with basic human rights.

  • Health Care

    Help, relief, recovery. We provide health care for the whole family, and recovery services for those struggling with addiction.

  • Gateways to Stability

    With access to technology, job training, and employment with fair wages, we help create opportunities for a brighter tomorrow.

Hope Served Daily

Here are a few of the numbers that tell our story.

  • 0 million
    meals served
  • 0 million
    people clothed
  • 0 thousand
    annual volunteer hours
Father Alfred Recovery Center

Celebrating Recovery

Father Alfred Center, St. Anthony’s residential recovery facility, empowers men with limited resources to overcome addiction through a free, year-long program. We asked residents and graduates of the program what recovery means to them.

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7 Decades of Hope

Serving our community year after year

Over 70 years ago, Father Alfred Boeddeker opened the doors of St. Anthony’s Dining Room. Since then, we’ve expanded our services to include a medical clinic, free clothing program, technology lab, and more. But our mission remains the same: To care for those in need and create a society in which all persons flourish.

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2.16.22

Volunteer Open House

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3.10.22

A Community without an Algorithm

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