Pastoral Care Personnel at St. Margaret work wth the homebound, sick, aged, bereaved and poor of the Parish.  They visit the sick in an attempt to identify and assist them in their spiritual, physical and material needs.

Bereavement Program

The Bereavement Program offers understanding and support to anyone in need.  They convey Christian hope and genuine care to those who are grieving the death of a loved one.

The Bereavement group meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month at 10:00 am in the Convent meeting room.

Director:  Ann Winkler.  Tel:  718-326-7785;   Email:

Moderator: Deacon Mike.  Tel: 718-326-7785.

The St. Vincent de Paul Society

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is part of “Pastoral Care” in that it maintains a food pantry, has clothing drives and hlps parishioners with material needs.  They provide food baskets at Holday time and organize a “Giving Tree” of gifts for St. Margaret parishioners and for nearby parishes.  The food pantry is located in the convent and is open Wednesday from 10am to 12 noon and Saturday from 10am to 12 noon.   Please click here for more information.


Terry Basedow

Deacon Michael Brainerd.  Tel: 718-326-7785;   Email: