What does High Oaks do?
High Oaks, Inc. is a regional philanthropic organization which serves Christian Scientists by offering financial aid for:
- Christian Science nursing care in a facility or at home
- Christian Science practitioner fees
- Tuition for Christian Science nurses training courses
- Tuition for Christian Science camps, family camps and transportation for campers
- Emergency funds, on a short-term basis, for needs other than nursing or practitioner fees
All benevolence is offered in support and expectation of healing.
Applicants must be residents of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia or the District of Columbia.
High Oaks also provides an inspirational meeting for students of Christian Science each year. These include talks, workshops, and films. Additionally, High Oaks provides informational resources pertinent to Christian Scientists.
SAVE THE DATE — 2019 SPRING MEETING — SUNDAY, APRIL 28, 2019, 2:30 to 4:00 PM — Featured is a talk titled God’s Promises are Kept to be given by Kevin Ness, C.S., worldwide Manager of the Committees on Publication for The Mother Church. The meeting will be held at Second Church of Christ, Scientist, Philadelphia, 3015 West School House Lane. Please plan to stay for a reception following the talk. Child care will be provided.
How does one apply for financial assistance?
Go to the APPLICATION tab and submit an application directly from this website. Or download an application from this website and mail or fax the completed form to:
High Oaks, Inc.
1489 Baltimore Pike, Suite 234
Springfield, PA 19084
Or call the High Oaks office for an application (610-543-1840) or send us an email at (email@example.com)
The confidentiality of each individual applying is assured.
Applications are reviewed on a monthly basis, and may be submitted thereafter for additional consideration. The due date for receiving applications is the 15th of each month. A letter of notification is mailed by the beginning of the following month.