In Our Own Voice

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

In a safe and comfortable place, you can ask questions, learn about community resources, end the silence about mental illness and earn how those affected by mental health conditions live meaningful lives. In Our Own Voice is presented by Nami of Santa Clara County and made possible by a grant from the Catholic Institute of […]

Ending the Silence–Teen and Young Adult Mental Health

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

Ending the Silence is an interactive presentation that includes a young adult living with a mental illness who shares their journey of recovery. Teens will have an opportunity to ask questions and gain understanding of an ofter misunderstood topic. Facts: -1 in 5 teens, ages 13-18 experience a mental health condition in a given year. […]

College Students and Mental Health: What I Wish I Had Known Before I Went to College

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

Heading off to college is both exhilarating and scary! Will anyone talk to me? How will I manage my time? What if I don't like it? Am I the only one who feels alone? Join us for a lively and honest roundtable discussion on "What I Wish I Knew Before I Went to College." Led […]

2019 Saint Francis of Assisi Feast Day

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

Come to the celebration of the feast day of our patron saint, St. Francis of Assisi on Saturday, October 5. Join us for a family event that promises fun, live entertainment, good food, wine and beer, and adventure! Bring your whole family and invite friends! The program of events begins with the blessing of animals […]

Austin Ellis Free Concert

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

Come to a free concert featuring Austin Ellis who performed in Season 6 of The Voice. He has written and produced two studio albums. Raised on Blues, Soul, Gospel, and Rock n Roll. Austin has toured the US, Europe, and Australia and performs more than 150 shows per year. Enjoy food, beer and wine! Download […]

St. Francis of Assisi Casino Royale A Black and White Gala Fundraiser

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

St. Francis of Assisi parish presents Casino Royale: A Black and White Gala Fundraiser on Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Come join the fun and excitement! There will be food, music, drinks, raffle, silent auction, and cash prizes. Download Poster

Angst-A Documentary and Panel Discussion of Anxiety among our Youth

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

Angst is a documentary about anxiety among our youth, teens, and college-age students. The film will be followed by a panel discussion by mental health professionals including a psychiatrist who specializes in adolescent psychology, clinical psychologist who works with those affected by addictions and substance abuse, a therapist whose clients are teens and families, and […]

ANGST: IT Gets Better

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

REGISTER NOW for Angst-It Gets Better! Registration closes FR. Oct. 25. Registration is FREE. Register through Eventbrite or use this link to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/angst-it-gets-better-documentary-screening-tickets-72550986955. You can also register by calling Rosie Olivas at St. Francis of Assisi: 408.223.1562. Walk-ins also welcome; however, we would be most grateful if you register by Eventbrite or telephone! ANGST-It […]

Get Ready for Lent

Saint Francis of Assisi Parish

Father Noel will guide us through a spiritual reflection of Siete Palabras, or the seven last words of Jesus before he died on the Cross. Siete Palabras is a traditional Lenten tradition of the Philippines, but everyone is welcome to experience this popular Lenten tradition as we prepare ourselves for Lent.Saint Francis of Assisi Paris