Saint Raphaela Mary’s vision for the Congregation was international – in membership and global presence.
Today that vision is fulfilled through our ministries on five continents. God’s family knows no borders, so neither do the Handmaids! Click through the links below to see the breadth and scope of the Handmaids worldwide.
Worldwide Handmaid website, click here
PROACIS, our worldwide non-governmental organization
UNANIMA International, a non-governmental organization (NGO) advocating on behalf of women and children, immigrants and refugees, and the environment.
Buenos Aires (retreat house, school), (Ituzaingó), Las Tunas, Libertad, and Sunchales. Argentina / Uruguay have a shared website for their schools, click here. Former students of our Belgrano (Buenos Aires) school have a website (click here). The provinces of Argentina and Uruguay have a shared website for their schools (click here).
Cochabamba (retreat house, school), Oruro, Santa Cruz (pastoral ministries), and T’oro T’oro (residence for students from outlying villages who want to study in the town school)
Bikop and Yaoundé
Colegio Universitario Inglés, Santiago, and Talca
Medellín, (Bogotá), Rio Negro, and Lebrija
Caibarien, Villa Clara. Handmaids have returned to Cuba after many years. Our former students remember us fondly in their website (Esclavas.org).
Democratic Republic of Congo:
Dili and Basartete
Cuenca, Guayaquil and Quito
Kochi, Mumbai, Pune, Orissa, and Roha
Stillorgan, St. Raphaela’s Secondary School
Rome, Bologna, Palermo, Cariati, Cassano Murge
(Panama City school), Chiriquí
Arequipa, Chota, Jaén, Lima, and Piura
Daraga-Albay, Naga City, and Quezon City
(Portugal main site), Fonte da Prata, Lisboa, Palmela, and Porto
Andalucia area: http://www.esclavasandalucia.com/ver_seccionFija.aspx?id=2
Bilbao: Colegio Fátima
Burgos: Residencia Universitaria Esclavas Sagrado Corazón de Jesús
Madrid: Casa de Espiritualidad
Valladolid: Residencia Universitaria Esclavas Sagrado Corazón de Jesús
Other communities are located in Alcobendas, La Coruña (parents have their own website here), Salamanca, Alacuás, Alcoy, Barcelona, Benirredrá, Hijar, Pamplona, Valencia, Zaragosa, Oviedo, San Sebastián, Santander, Santurce, Algarrobo Costa, Cádiz, Cañete de las Torres, Córdoba, Granada, Jerez de la Frontera, Pedro Abad, Puerto de Santa María, and Sevilla
Provincial Residence – Haverford, PA: www.acjusa.org
Athens, GA: www.oasistutors.org
Haverford, PA: www.straphaelacenter.org
Miami, FL: Pastoral Ministries Contact: please contact Sr. Maria Jesus at Email
Philadelphia, PA: Pastoral Ministries and Mission Center Contact: please contact Sr. Belen at Email
Wyncote, PA: http://www.ancillae.org
Ho Chi Minh City