The Diocese of Arlington is a thriving and vibrant place to be a young adult! There are always opportunities for young adults on a Diocesan, regional and parish level so that you can be a part of our large community and discover authentic and meaningful friendships at a local level. Where do you begin? Let us help you!


Find Your Parish Group!

 

Step 1: Find and connect with your parish

  1. Use the map above. Click the map to open it in a new tab/window.
  2. Hit the magnifying glass icon at the top.
  3. Enter your home address and zoom out until you find your local parish

Step 2: Reach out to your parish and get involved!

  1. Click on the icon of your local parish (or use the list below) to find their website or young adult ministry (YAM) contact.
  2. Reach out to the parish or YAM contact to register with them and get connected.

No young adult ministry at your parish? Often it is because there is nobody to lead it. Consider reaching out to them for the most up to date information and offering to help start one! Need help getting started? Reach out to yam@arlingtondiocese.org for support and resources. 

 


 

All Saints, Manassas 
Email: youngadults@allsaintsva.org
Contact: Alexandra Kellogg
Website 
Facebook

Corpus Christi, Aldie
Email: whiteheaderic03@gmail.com 
Contact: Eric Whitehead
Website

Good Shepherd, Alexandria
Email: m.deangel@gs-cc.org
Contact: Miguel de Angel

Holy Spirit, Annandale (Holy Spirit Fire)
Email: youngadults@holyspiritchurch.us
Contact: Maria Ciola & Natalie Grim
Facebook

Holy Transfiguration Melkite Greek-Catholic, McLean
Email: Men@MelkiteMen.org
Contact: Anson Groves
Facebook

Holy Trinity, Gainesville
Email: youngadults@holytrinityparish.net
Contact: Paul Bevins
Facebook
Instagram

Nativity, Burke (Nativity YAM)
Email: afram@nativityburke.org
Contact: Alison Fram
Facebook

Our Lady of Good Counsel, Vienna (OLGC Young Professionals)
Email:  olgcya@gmail.com
Contact: Amy Winkler De Barnardo 
Facebook

Our Lady, Queen of Peace, Arlington
Email: rgrantjenkins@olqpva.org
Contact: Rebecca Grant Jenkins

Queen of Apostles, Alexandria  
Email: youngadults@queenofapostles.org
Contact: John Cosgayon     
Facebook

Sacred Heart of Jesus, Winchester
Email: cricketts@sacredheartwinchester.org
Contact: Chris Ricketts
Website

St. Agnes, Arlington
Email:frmcshurley@saintagnes.org
Contact: Father McShurley
Website
Instagram

St. Ambrose, Annandale
Email: youngadults@stambroseva.org
Contact: Cecilia Haislmaier
Website
Facebook

St. Anthony, Falls Church (CURE)
Email: Fr. James Waalkes
Contact rev.waalkes@stanthonyparish.org
Website

St. Charles Borromeo, Arlington  
Email: aarehart@stcharleschurch.org
Contact: Adam Arehart
Website 
Facebook

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Lake Ridge (YAMOS)
Email: yamos@setonlakeridge.org
Contact: Kris Fischer
Website

St. James, Falls Church (St. James Young Professionals)
Email: aarondt@umich.edu
Contact: Aaron Tishkoff
Facebook
Website

St. John Neumann, Reston
Email: Saintjnya@gmail.com
Contact: Eric Munoz    
Facebook

St. John the Apostle, Leesburg (Frassati Young Adults - Western Loudoun)
Email: frassatiya@stjohnleesburg.com
Contact: Sabrina McCormack
Website
Facebook
Instagram

St. John the Baptist, Front Royal
Email: youngadultsofstjohnthebaptist@gmail.com
Contact: Jessica Schmitz
Facebook
Instagram

St. Joseph, Alexandria
Email: stjoe.alexva.yag@gmail.com
Contact: Shawn Pressley

St. Joseph, Herndon
Email: spaquette@sjcherndon.org
Contact: Stephen Paquette

St. Leo, Fairfax (Frassati Fairfax)
Email: Frassatifairfax@gmail.com
Contact: Elisabeth Ivancie
Facebook

St. Mark, Vienna
Email: stmarkyoungadultministry@gmail.com
Contact: Kevin Flores and Tom Pell
Facebook

St. Mary, Alexandria
Email: mstaron@stmaryoldtown.org
Contact: Mariane Staron
Facebook

St. Mary, Fredericksburg
Email:  stmaryyava@gmail.com 
Contact:  Beau Lovdahl and Patrick Clark      
Facebook

St. Michael, Annandale (Frassati Annandale Young Adults)
Email:  frassatiannandale@gmail.com 
Contact:  Theresa Matula and Sandie Nuñez
Website
Facebook   
Instagram
GroupMe (email us your number to be added)

St. Rita, Alexandria
Email: stritayoungadults@gmail.com
Contact: Young Adults Leadership Team
Facebook

St. Thomas More Cathedral, Arlington
Email:  youngadults@cathedralstm.org

St. Thomas à Becket Catholic Church, Reston
Email:  b.coffey@stbchurch.com
Contact: Betsy Coffey

St. Timothy, Chantilly
Email: yam@sttimothyparish.org
Contact: Rebecca Terosky
Website
Facebook

St. William of York, Stafford
Email: eabagnale@swoycc.org
Contact: Erica Abagnale
Facebook

For more information or to update your group, contact  yam@arlingtondiocese.org.