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Catholic Social Services

Serving People of All Faiths

Monday: 8 AM - 7 PM  (Closed 12 PM - 1 PM)
Tuesday - Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM  (Closed 12 PM - 1 PM)
Friday: 8 AM - 12 PM

529 Kansas City Street
Rapid City, SD 57701
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Catholic Social Services of Rapid City

Our Mission

To share in Christ’s ministry of offering hope, promoting individual human dignity and strengthening families and communities, by providing professional social services to people of all faiths in Western South Dakota.


Stay up-to-date on our upcoming trainings and events. See our full events calendar >.

Palm Sunday Brunch - March 24th, 2024
Join Catholic Social Services as Author Colonel Gary Bridges shares his message of service, faith, and his literary adventures.


Marriage Matters
A weekend retreat for married couples held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Spearfish. See registration for more details.


Intentional Parenting
Held Monthly at Catholic Social Services starting January 2nd, 2024. Topics include: Parental Resilience, Attachment, and more.

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Supporting Communities in South Dakota

Catholic Social Services of Rapid City is devoted to providing life-changing social services for those in need throughout South Dakota. As a trusted, respected provider of a wide range of services including counseling, educational workshops, mental health first aid training, and more, CSS of Rapid City is nurturing our local communities with unprecedented access to uplifting resources and support in line with our mission of offering hope to those in need.

 Telehealth Counseling Telehealth Counseling
 Uplifting Parents Uplifting Parents
 Trinity Pregnancy and AdoptionTrinity Pregnancy and Adoption
 Disaster Relief Services/Community Outreach Disaster Relief and
Community Outreach
 Educational Workshops Educational Workshops
 S.M.I.L.E. S.M.I.L.E.
 Mental Health First Aid Mental Health First Aid
 Question. Persuade. Refer. (QPR) Question. Persuade. Refer. (QPR)
 Common Sense Parenting Common Sense Parenting
 Lakota Circles of Hope Lakota Circles of Hope
 Suicide Prevention Suicide Prevention

Offering Care, Hope, and Dignity to all we serve.

For over 50 years, Catholic Social Services has strengthened families and communities in South Dakota by offering professional social services. At Catholic Social Services of Rapid City, we believe instilling care, hope, and dignity in all we do is essential in fostering a welcoming, comfortable environment for all. We see people of all walks of life, religions, and backgrounds, who trust in our services to help them out in times of need. With compassion for those who have lost and those looking to pursue new chapters in their lives, our trained staff are here to provide an unrelenting support system.

Recent News


2022-2023 Annual Report

CSS’s team demonstrates daily that faith is much more than just an abstract set of beliefs. Faith is shared and accomplished throughout our daily lives for all our brothers and sisters.

I take pleasure in sharing with you all that our counseling, Uplifting Parents, Community Outreach, Family Services, Disaster Assistance, Lakota Circles of Hope and Trinity Pregnancy and Adoption has accomplished this previous year.

The Gospel’s commandment that we are called to love one another is alive and well in South Dakota because of support from so many like you.

God bless you,
Jim Kinyon, Executive Director

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January 2024 E-Newsletter

CSS invites you to our 2024 Palm Sunday Brunch. March 24, 2024 from 12:30pm-2:30pm at the Ramkota Hall. Author Colonel Gary Bridges will be sharing his message of service, faith, and his literary adventures...

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Annual Report 2022-2023

Through the support of many of you in 2023 we had a banner year at Catholic Social Services. You have supported and shared in our mission of offering hope, promoting individual human dignity, and strengthening families and communities to people of all faiths in western South Dakota...

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