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As State Deadlocks Over Housing, Catholic Charities Redoubles Efforts

Posted on 07/6/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

As state officials deadlock over how to provide affordable housing, Catholic Charities redoubles its efforts to fill this growing need.

From our perspective, there is no other option. Just look at the numbers:

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Our Preserving Housing, affordable housing, Homelessness in New York

Homelessness Skyrockets among Children & Families

Posted on 06/7/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities’ Intervention Is Significant – But Not Enough

Homelessness among school-aged children is at a record high, according to a just-released report by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities that confirms the bad news ...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, affordable housing, Homelessness, emergency food programs

Roaches, Mold & Asthma: How Catholic Charities Helped a Family Leave this Nightmare Behind

Posted on 05/17/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

One Family’s Story

Roach bites dotted baby Clinton’s face.  Big brother Gerard, 11, hooked himself up to a nebulizer daily because black mold growing up the walls in the family’s apartment aggravated his asthma.

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: preserving housing, affordable housing