Health and Social Services
66 Brooks Drive
Braintree, MA 02184-3839


Fr. J. Bryan Hehir
Secretary for Health and Social Services for the Archdiocese of Boston
Office: 617-746-5733
MC Sullivan
Chief Health Care Ethicist and Director for Initiative on Palliative Care and Advanced Care Planning
Office: 617-746-5734

Health and Social Services


The Secretariat for Health and Social Services coordinates the ministries of the Archdiocese of Boston that work in health care. 

These ministries include Catholic Charities, Caritas Christi, St. Mary's Women and Children's Center, Life Resources, Labor Guild, St. Ann's Home, Covenant Health Care System, Pro Life Office and Respect Life Education, Catholic Relief Service.