Contact Info

2085 Tallahassee Ave
Vero Beach, FL 32960
P: 772-567-5129
F: 772-567-1061


 Welcome To St. Helen Parish

The Mission of St. Helen Parish is to proclaim the good news of Jesus Christ through a loving community which strives to meet the spiritual and physical needs of its members. We invite all to join us in fulfilling the living words of Christ to: "Go, then, to all people everywhere and make them my disciples."


Monsignor Irvine Nugent


Our Celebration of Monsignor Nugent's life will begin on Monday, April 28th, with Monsignor's body lying in repose in St. Helen Church from 12:00 Noon until a Parish Mass celebrated at 6:00 p.m.

Then on Tuesday, April 29th, at 12:00 Noon, we will have a Parish Mass and Monsignor's body will lie in repose until a Vigil Service at 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 30th, at 11:00 a.m., the Most Reverend Gerald M. Barbarito, Bishop of Palm Beach, will be the Main Celebrant of a Mass of Christian Burial.

Monsignor Nugent will be buried in Crestlawn Cemetery in Vero Beach.

If you would like to send a note of condolence or a tribute to the family of Monsignor Irvine Nugent please email the letter to the Parish Office at and the St. Helen Parish will forward these letters to Monsignor’s family. 

If you have a photo of Monsignor Irvine Nugent that you would like to submit for a slideshow honoring Monsignor please email it to   (jpeg images only please). 

Those wishing to memorialize Monsignor Nugent may contribute to the St. Helen Church 100th Anniversary Fund or the Diocese of Palm Beach Fund for Vocations.

Our Parish Community




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Mass Times

Weekend Masses:
Saturday, Vigil Masses 4:00 and 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, 7:15 a.m., 8:45 a.m.,
10:30 a.m.(with Children's Liturgy Sept.-May), 12:15 p.m., 5:00 p.m.,
7:00 p.m. (Spanish)

Weekdays & Saturday
7:30 a.m. & 8:30 a.m.

Nursery available during Sunday 10:30 a.m. Mass in the Kindergarten Classroom at N.E. corner of church property
Closed: June, July, & August

Palm Beach Diocese Mass Sunday 9:30 a.m.
(PAX Channel) Comcast Cable

Hearing Impaired tune in to 91.5 FM

Saturday: 11:00 – 11:30 a.m.; 3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Confessions also available by appointment call 567-5129

Parish Office Hours

ALL Parish Offices will be CLOSED (all day) Wednesday, April 30th, for Monsignor Irvine Nugent's Funeral Mass.

St. Helen Parish Office
2085 Tallahassee Avenue
Vero Beach, Florida 32960
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Telephone: 772-567-5129
Fax: 772-567-1061

St. Helen Catholic School Easter Break: April 17th through April 21st Classes resume: Tuesday, April 22nd

Religious Education Office
2025 20th Avenue
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Telephone: 772- 562-5954

St. Helen Catholic School Office
2050 Vero Beach Avenue
Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM Telephone: 772-567-5457

Music Office
2085 Tallahassee Avenue
Hours: by appointment
Telephone: 772-562-2029

Neighborhood Apostolate
2005 Tallahassee Ave.,
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Telephone: 772- 569-7444

Outreach Assistance Office
2025 20th Avenue
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Telephone: 772- 567-5193

Spanish Ministries
2005 Tallahassee Ave.,
Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Telephone: 772-567-5155

Parish Publications


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