Sacred Heart Cares is a program of the health ministry committee that offers support to parishioners who are ill or homebound. Examples of the type of support available include visits, prayers, meals, errands or other needs. If you or a family member needs help or if you are interested in volunteering to assist in this ministry, send an e-mail to, call Glenda Kelly at 443-3976, or print this Form (pdf) and send to Sacred Heart Cares at 105 Waugh Street, Columbia, MO 65201. A member of the Health Ministry Committee will contact you.

The following are examples of available support:

  • Someone to visit
  • Help with shopping or meals
  • Ride to doctor’s appointment or Mass
  • Help understanding health issues
  • Someone to bring communion
  • Someone to pray with you
  • Other Needs