The St. Vincent de Paul Mission Store is located at 310 North Second Street and is owned and operated as a charitable, non-profit institution by St. Joseph Church.
It serves homeless and economically disadvantaged populations through home visits, shelter, food assistance, employment services, thrift stores and outreach programs.
The St. Joseph Proto Cathedral which operates the institution is located at 310 West Stephen Foster Avenue,
Bardstown, Kentucky 40004-0548. Phone: 502-348-3126. The St. Joseph Proto-Cathedral complex, which includes Spalding Hall and Flaget Hall of what was originally St. Joseph College, is on the National Historic Register. It is also the largest parish outside of Jefferson County in the Archdiocese of Louisville.