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Meet Leroy: Blind, Homeless and Searching for Help

Posted on 06/23/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Special Series Maps Catholic Charities in Your Neighborhood

Check out our new five-part series introducing you to the faces and stories of some of the millions of people to whom Catholic Charities has been privileged to...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Adaptive Services for People with Hearing & Visual Impairments, Catholic Charities Centennial

Tags: 2017 Annual Fund Drive, Guild for the Blind, St. Anthony's Shelter, Catholic Charities Affiliate

Art Exhibit by the Blind

Posted on 03/28/2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check It Out

You read that right. Our affiliate, Lavelle School for the Blind, is hosting its second annual art exhibition created by the school’s students and aptly named “Vision of Art 2.”

Much of the art involves textures and sculptures....

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Filed under: Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Adaptive Services for People with Hearing & Visual Impairments

Tags: Lavelle School for the Blind, Catholic Charities Affiliate

How to Protect Your Vision

Posted on 10/14/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Inside Scoop from Those with Vision Impairments

No better time than today, "Blind Americans Equality Day" and this month, "World Blindness Awareness Month," to learn how to protect your vision.

The bad – actually...

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Filed under: Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged, Adaptive Services for People with Hearing & Visual Impairments

Tags: Blind Americans Equality Day, White Cane Day, World Blindness Awareness Month

Find Summer Fun and Meaning Here

Posted on 05/27/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Looking for a valuable and great way to explore the city this summer? 

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Filed under: Adaptive Services for People with Hearing & Visual Impairments

Tags: Catholic Guild for the Blind Office, computer skills, training for work, visually impaired teens