About Catholic Social Services

Catholic Social Services of the Upper Peninsula has served as a shining example of God’s work throughout the UP since 1915. Our efforts to nurture, stabilize and strengthen families and serve the poor promotes the teachings of the Catholic Church and God’s universal love. Here are a few examples of how we serve our community. Catholic Social Services of the UP helped heal over 1,250 of your neighbors, friends and family members through our counseling services for mental health treatment and addiction recovery. Our adoption and foster care services gave over 25 children each month an opportunity to know God’s love in a safe, nurturing home with loving parents. Our re-entry facility supported numerous young men as they returned after incarceration to become productive citizens in their community. Our community outreach efforts oversaw the care and provided a loving home for 32 monthly adult residents at our affordable managed care facility

Our Mission

Working in the spirit of God’s universal love, our mission is to nurture, stabilize, and strengthen the diverse families of the Upper Peninsula community.

Our Vision

Catholic Social Services of the Upper Peninsula has served as a shining example of God’s work throughout the UP since 1915. CSSUP continues to develop even greater capacity to serve individuals and families in need. Our efforts promote the teachings of the Catholic Church, God’s universal love, and demonstrate good stewardship. We are postured and prepared to adjust to our changing environment including expanding our services to meet increased demands in more UP communities.