Providence Ministries is a non-profit organization serving the greater Holyoke, MA Region since 1980. From its inception, the mission of Providence Ministries has been to assist those most in need in the community by providing life’s basic needs of food, Clothing, and shelter. This mission has evolved to include provision of sober housing for men seeking recovery from alcoholism and substance use disorder as well as men who are experiencing homelessness.
Sr. Margaret McCleary, SP, is the foundress of Providence Ministries, including McCleary Manor, Broderick House, Loreto House, Kate’s Kitchen, Margaret’s Pantry and St. Jude’s Clothing Store. We remain affiliated with, and sponsored by, the Sisters of Providence.