Sisters of St. Joseph address urgent needs
by making BOLD moves to improve our community.

Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet (CSJ) are leaders, educators, administrators, builders, healers and advocates who have dedicated their lives making bold moves for real change in the community.

What motivates these women? They strive to move always toward the love of God and neighbor without distinction. In the 21st century, this means walking with the newcomer; caring for the uninsured; mentoring young women, and providing a place for spiritual seekers.




St. Mary’s Health Clinics provide free healthcare and health education each year to thousands of uninsured patients.




Young women learn how to be leaders for social justice through the St. Joseph Worker program.


At Learning In Style School, Sisters teach language skills, and basic education to adult immigrants.




Sarah’s… an Oasis for Women is a home dedicated to safety and dignity for a diverse community of women where they can begin new and productive lives.



Seekers of all faiths explore the spiritual dimensions of contemporary life at Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality.

The Justice Commission is rooted in the belief that justice is the work and responsibility of both the whole community and each individual.

The best way to learn more about the ministries of the Sisters of St. Joseph is to visit them. Do you want to see their work in action? Join our tours.

Thank you for visiting our site and for wanting to learn more about the programs and services of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province.

We welcome your support. Please donate to help the Sisters of St. Joseph continue to meet urgent unmet needs in our community.

In addition, through the ministries listed below, Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province, and Consociates strive to foster the common good through advocacy, creative arts, education, healthcare, social service, and spirituality. These ministries were founded by and continue to be supported by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and Consociates, and the community.

Click on a ministry to learn more:

Carondelet Center
Carondelet Village
Good Ground Press
Celeste’s Dream:
Young Adult Spirituality
Consociate Services
Hedgerow Initiative
In Search of the Divine
Sister Membership