Are you looking for a deeper prayer life, supported by a fraternal life in a community that serves the needy elderly in a family-like environment?

This is the life of a Little Sister of the Poor, living the spirit of our foundress, Saint Jeanne Jugan.  She has echoed these sentiments, “What happiness for us, to be a Little Sister of the Poor!”  We feel the same way today and we’re eager to share our joy with you.

Contact Sr. Georgia at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 302-368-5886.

Steps you might take in discerning whether God is calling you to follow Saint Jeanne Jugan as a Little Sister of the Poor:

  • Check out our national website to read more about our consecrated life and our mission of hospitality to the elderly poor.
  • Arrange to visit us for Mass at 11:00 a.m. or at 5:30 p.m. for evening prayer and a tour of our home at Jeanne Jugan Residence
  • Volunteer your time with the elderly
  • Attend one of our discernment retreats. Several are held at different locations around the country throughout the year