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St. Thomas the Apostle has many ministries that are here to help you. See information below, and/or call the Parish Office at 770-432-8579.

Financial Help and Food Pantry

The Saint Thomas the Apostle – Smyrna Conference of Saint Vincent de Paul Society is served by willing volunteers that monitor and return calls for those who provide contact information in the Hotline (678-626-3939 for English and 678-626-3949 for Spanish)

Please note that the Saint Vicent de Paul Society is NOT an emergency organization.
If you are in an emergency situation, plase call United Way  2-1-1 to request information on emergency organizations that serve in your area.

Our Saint Vincent de Paul Society – Smyrna Conference, serves the following zip codes:

  • 30080 Smyrna
  • 30082 Smyrna
  • 30339 Atlanta
  • 30060 Marietta (770-458-9607 to find out if our church is serving your area in this zip code)
  • 30126 Mableton (770-458-9607 to find out if our church is serving your area in this zip code)

If you live in any of these zip codes and are in need of financial assistance, food, etc. please leave a message at the Saint Vicent de Paul Hotline: 678-626-3939 (English) or 678-626-3949 (Spanish)

Due to high volume of calls and limited number of volunteers, please allow 5-6 days to receive a return call.  Do not leave more than one message in a 5-day period.

Please note: In order for our volunteers to return your call, please ensure that Anonymous Call Block has been disabled. (Dial *87 on your phone)
The volunteers will be unable to return your call if you have Anonymous Call Block.

Please  include the following information on your message:

  • First Name (spelling)
  • Last Name (spelling)
  • Phone number
  • Full address, including city and zip code
  • Type of assistance needed

If you have already being assigned a case worker, and your address has not changed, you only need to leave the following information:

  • First Name (spelling)
  • Last Name (spelling)
  • Phone number
  • Name of Case Worker


Note that all  visits to our Food Pantry must be scheduled through the Hotline. Please leave a message at the Saint Vicent de Paul Hotline: 678-626-3939 (English) or 678-626-3949 (Spanish) to get an appointment for the Food Pantry.

Fresh Start Clients must call United Way 2-1-1 to apply for assistance.

House of Dreams


This holistic program strives to provide homeless women, who are willing and able to take the necessary steps to change their own lives, with the resources and support they need to become self-reliant. Members believe that by aggressively addressing the factors that cause homelessness, lives can be changed one person at a time through education, self-awareness, knowledge and independence.

To apply for this program you must contact the Saint Vincent de Paul Society at 678-626-3939.

Nursery


Children aged 6 months to 4 years. Available during the 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Sunday English Masses and during special events at our parish. Click HERE to learn more about the Nursery program at Saint Thomas the Apostle Church.

Funeral Luncheon


If you have a death in your family and are a registered member of our parish, you may request a luncheon after the funeral. Volunteers of the Mercy meals Ministry plan, prepare food, serve and clean-up. Please call the Parish Secretary at 770-432-8579 Ext. 0 for more details.

Holy Eucharist to the Homebound


Trained and commissioned volunteers take Holy Eurcharist to those unable to attend Mass on a weekly basis. Please call the Parish Office at 770-432-8579 Ext. 0 for more information.

R.I. Discovery


Meets each Saturday at 10:00 a.m.
Contact Alicia Garcia at 678-665-5233 for an appointment.