Those relying on Christian Science for healing should not refrain from getting Christian Science Nursing care or hiring a Christian Science Practitioner due to financial reasons. There are several sources of financial assistance for those who want Christian Science Nursing care and to rely on Christian Science prayer for healing, but have difficulty affording it. There are also benevolence programs for those seeking to practice Christian Science nursing.


Financial Assistance with the cost of Christian Science Nursing care and Christian Science Practitioners:

National Fund for Christian Science Nursing

This fund provides financial aid for Christian Science nurse care whether at a facility or in the home. Applications to determine need are accepted at any time.

Mailing Address:
The National Fund for Christian Science Nursing (NFCSN)
9300 W 110th St
Suite 250
Overland Park, KS 66210-1425

(816) 759-5450 or (800) 873-2843


The Principle Foundation

This foundation promotes inspired benevolence and provides assistance for a temporary financial need to students of Christian Science.

(816) 561-5955

Dominion Foundation

The Dominion Foundation, based in Richmond, Virginia, is a benevolent funding organization established to support Christian Science Nursing care in the home.  Individuals relying solely on Christian Science for healing and who have engaged a Christian Science Nurse for temporary care in their home may apply for financial assistance in meeting the costs of that care.

Contact the Foundation if you would like to receive an application for assistance, request additional information, or be included on the Foundation mailing list.  Individuals may apply online at the website.

Mailing Address:
The Dominion Foundation
P.O. Box 17855
Richmond, Virginia 23226


Resources For Senior Christian Scientists

Riper Years

This website is focused on the practical needs of senior Christian Scientists — anything from housing to personal care to finances and more. Be advised that the personal care links for adaptive equipment are linked to non-Christian Science vendors of adaptive equipment. These websites offer many valuable resources, but are not limited to serving Christian Scientists..

Organizations That Help with Christian Science Nurse Placement:

Caring for Christian Scientists Call Center

This is an over-the-phone information resource for Christian Scientists (administered by The Principle Foundation).


Christian Science Nurse Connections

Christian Science Nurse Connections, Inc. is a non-profit 501-C-3 corporation. It is dedicated to helping mankind find Christian Science Nurses to bring a healing atmosphere to the home when a clear sighted, metaphysical, prayerful presence and skilled care are needed.


West Coast Christian Science nursing facilities (nearest to Alaska):

Sunrise Haven
Fern Lodge

Castro Valley, CA


Los Angeles, CA

Arden Wood

San Francisco, CA

Olive Glen

Sacramento, CA

Sunland Home

Encinitas, CA

Serve in the Far North!

We are always seeking Christian Science nurses interested in working in Alaska to add to our resource list. Please contact us if you would like to serve in the Far North!

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