The Ursuline Center
a time....a space...a place for everyone

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We are a family of ministries of The Ursuline Sisters of Youngstown that serve the educational and spiritual needs of children, youth and adults. In the spirit of our founder, St Angela Merici, we offer a place of welcome and conversation and a space where all can enrich their lives…

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Center Programming

The Ursuline Center welcomes people from all walks of life and spiritual paths to come together to learn more about themselves, God and how to foster connection, spiritual wholeness and meaning in their lives. We offer a variety of diverse lectures, workshops, and events on the Center’s premises: Educational and…

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Ursuline Sisters HIV/AIDS Ministry

We respond to the needs of the sick. Our Ursuline Sisters’ HIV/AIDS Ministry (1993) serves those infected with or affected by the virus through the numerous services at three locations: the Ursuline Motherhouse and The Ursuline Center in Canfield; Casa Madre, the children’s program site on Youngstown’s south side; and the Comprehensive…

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Health and Wellbeing

Wellbeing is a state of balance or alignment in body, mind and spirit. In this state, we feel content; connected to purpose, people and community; peaceful and energized; resilient and safe. In short, we are flourishing. Our personal wellbeing – as well as the wellbeing of our families, the organizations…

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Sister Jerome’s Mission

Sister Jerome’s Mission is a ministry sponsored by The Ursuline Center to help needy working families and college students struggling to pay bills. Maraline Kubik is the director of our newest ministry which is actively supported by Sister Nancy Dawson, Executive Director of The Ursuline Center and Sister Mary McCormick, General…

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The Ursuline Center is also home to a variety of other ministries and programs: Ursuline Center Readers’ Club; Prayer Shawl Ministry; Prison Ministry; Speech and Hearing;          A.C.T. SuperCourse Test Preparation.

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World Religions Video Series Conversation with Sister Nancy Dawson and Father James Korda
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