Health and Nutrition Services

How the social teachings of the church help us realize our mission

August 23, 2022
Lori Stoll, Food Programs Coordinator, stands in the waiting area of the Catholic Charities Food Pantry

A staff reflection from Lori Stoll, Food Programs Coordinator When I began working at Catholic Charities in 2020 our Executive Director, Dan Lester, would often use the term ‘Catholic Social…

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Mid-Missouri Self-Management of Blood Pressure program hosts second trainee session, expands to more sites

July 14, 2022

JEFFERSON CITY, MO. On June 30, 2022, Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) hosted a second CDC-sponsored training of Healthy Heart Ambassador Facilitators for the Mid-MO Self-Management of…

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CCCNMO to celebrate Grand Opening of Catholic Charities Food Pantry with Community Resource Fair, giveaways and activities for the whole family

March 8, 2022

We’re hosting a celebration marking the grand opening of the Catholic Charities Food Pantry, on March 25, 2022, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. The pantry is located at 1015 Edmonds Street in Jefferson City, Missouri.

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Mid-Missouri Self Measurement of Blood Pressure program launches with locations and facilitators ready to onboard clients

February 14, 2022
Mid-Missouri Self-Management of Blood Pressure Program Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri

On Monday, local healthcare centers, community organizations, churches, and cultural ministries partnering with Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) on the Mid-Missouri Self-Management of Blood Pressure (SMBP) program launched their sites with facilitators on-hand to begin serving clients.

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Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri to open doors to client-choice food pantry serving Cole County residents

January 17, 2022

For Immediate Release: Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) will open the Catholic Charities Food Pantry doors to Cole County residents Wednesday, January 19 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at 1015 Edmonds Street in Jefferson City.

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Food Pantry Opening Previewed by News Tribune

January 12, 2022
News Tribune / Lori Stoll, CCCNMO Food Pantry

Catholic Charities’ Client-Choice Food Pantry nears opening by Joe Gamm | January 12, 2022 | 4:00 a.m. Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri’s “Client-Choice Food Pantry” will open soon. The pantry is…

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SMBPM Program highlighted by the News Tribune

December 21, 2021

Catholic Charities to help people become heart healthy by Joe Gamm | Today at 4:00 a.m. | Read the full article online here Screenings of seniors seeking health and nutrition services through…

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New CCCNMO program to improve community health by addressing self-management of blood pressure in hypertensive clients

December 7, 2021
Mid-Missouri Self-Measurement of Blood Pressure Program Launch and Training

Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNMO) Health and Nutrition Services launched the Mid-Missouri Self-Measured Blood Pressure Monitoring (SMBPM) Program in Jefferson City on December 7, 2021, with program facilitator training at the CCCNMO facility in Jefferson City. 

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New Walk With Ease Session begins July 12th

June 16, 2021

Call 573-440-1100 to reserve your space. The course is free and will teach you how to safely make physical activity a part of your life. Sessions held in person at…

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New Walk With Ease Session begins April 12 – Registration Open

March 31, 2021

Walk With Ease (WWE) is recognized by the CDC as an evidence-based walking program to improve balance and strength, increase walking pace, and improve arthritis symptoms and confidence in one’s…

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