Welcome to Mercy Neighborhood Ministries of Philadelphia, Inc.!
The Sisters of Mercy have worked in partnership with the working poor of the Nicetown-Tioga community for more than 35 years. Opened in January 2009, the Mercy Family Center provides 32,696 square feet to house the programs we offer, which include:
Childcare- A before and after school program licensed to serve 100 school aged children.
Pre-K- A Pre-K program for children ages 3 to 5 who are ineligible for kindergarten.
Adult Day Care- An Adult Day Care program licensed to serve 57 seniors
Adult Education- A Human Development program which includes adult education services, computer education, workforce development, GED classes and spiritual and leadership development for women.
Health and Wellness Initiative providing information and education to improve the health outcomes of families and individuals in the community.
For more information about the history of Mercy, click here.
Your Gift Makes a Difference!
You can help out Mercy Neighborhood Ministries by sponsoring a child to attend day care or after school care, a senior in adult day care or a student in adult education.
To sponsor a child, a senior or a student, please click here.
Adult Day Services are non-residential facilities such as the Mercy Family Center that provide a protective environment, personal care and recreational activities to persons who cannot remain safely at home or who are isolated at home alone. Candidates for Adult Day Services include persons who:
Can no longer complete their daily self-care activities independently
Cannot remain at home alone safely
Are isolated and desire companionship
ADULT DAY SERVICES
Our goal is for you to have a great day every day!
Mercy Neighborhood Ministries Adult Day Services is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Aging