About Us

The St. Francis House is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in January 1970 as a social outreach of the Episcopal Church to the State of Arkansas.

Now in its fourth decade of service, St. Francis House is pursuing its mission through a variety of critical ministries carried out on behalf of deserving people in the community.  To learn more about these ministries or to refer an individual or family whose fundamental needs are not being met or to inquire of opportunities in which you or your organization can support these ministries, please contact us.

News and Stories

Kidnapped, Dumped, Trafficked

Veteran Jane Doe had planned to serve her country as a health care specialist and combat medic. Injuries during training led to a medical discharge. “I never used VA services …

I Was Living in a Tent

Navy Veteran, Nizarah Dragon, served as a ship’s serviceman from 1994 to 1997. “I served on the Samuel Gompers, the Alameda, and the Frank Cable out of Guam.” Ms. Dragon …

Giving Back

We use to see Caroline at St. Francis House regularly. She was a single mother with two children and came to get food each month. She also always signed for …