About Us

Catholic Family Services was established in 1961 by the Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls.

We provide grief programs, individual and family counseling and adoption services. We have five convenient locations across eastern South Dakota. Counseling is professional and confidential.

Check out our events calendar for more information on upcoming grief retreats, Project Rachel and our annual Gift of Hope concert.

Counselors and staff members of Catholic Family Services are available for lectures, workshops and in-services for non-profit organizations, schools, Church organizations and service clubs.

Most insurances accepted; sliding fee scale.

Our Mission

Catholic Family Services provides professional, pastoral services that support and empower people of all ages and faiths to grow in healthy relationships with God, themselves, family and their communities.


Services Offered

  • Individual
  • Family
  • Couple
  • Marital

Center for Grief & Loss

  • Grief Programs
  • Children's Grief Program
  • Living with Chronic Illness
  • Divorced Ministries


  • Home Studies
  • Post Adoption Searches

Crisis Pregnancy
Free pregnancy counseling

Project Rachel
Pregnancy loss, including the loss of a child by abortion

Educational Seminars, Lectures, Workshops

Download or view a printable flyer

Upcoming Events

6:30 pm Grieving a Loss during the Holidays
Grieving a Loss during the Holidays
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Grieving a Loss during the Holidays-Six Tuesday evenings from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.November 5– December 10, 2019 at Catholic Family Services, 523 N Duluth, Sioux Falls. Directed by Dr. Marcie Moran. This program is for adults who have lost loved ones and are grieving during the holiday season. The program is designed to be educational[...]