Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

New York State Targets Huge Grant to Catholic Charities Orange Sullivan to Fight Opioid Crises

Posted on September 20, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Provides Prevention, Treatment & Recovery in Highest-Need Area in the Nation

Orange County, NY: Epicenter of Heroin Addiction

Posted on September 8, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Teams Up During Recovery Month to Reduce Its Toll

Ninety-six pinwheels representing the deaths of 96 people who lost their battles with addiction last year alone were placed yesterday, September 7, 2017, on the lawn of New Life Manor, a chemical addiction treatment center in Orange County, New York.

10 Top Ways to Keep Families Together

Posted on August 25, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

When Addiction or Illness Could Tear Them Apart

Alcoholism, drug addiction and mental health issues torment individuals and can tear apart their families.

Meet Leroy: Blind, Homeless and Searching for Help

Posted on June 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 provide help and hope during our 100-year legacy of service. Today, meet Leroy, blind, hungry, homeless and searching for help.

Heroin Addiction Charted in Your Neighborhood

Posted on June 8, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Check Out This Just-Released Data & How Catholic Charities is Battling Back

Just-released data reveals striking developments in how heroin is hurting your neighborhood.  Here in the Archdiocese of New York– Manhattan, the Bronx, Staten Island, Westchester, Ulster, Orange, Dutchess and Sullivan Counties – the scourge of heroin and opioid drugs hit hard. 

But, as you’ll see in the special chart compiled for you, there is some good news among the bad. 

How James Addison Moved from Homelessness to Operations Manager

Posted on June 6, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Meet Mr. Addison and More in This Special LEFSA Bicentennial Video

Watch LEFSA’s powerful bicentennial video now

Catholic Charities New York and UJA-Federation of New York Centennial Celebration

Bill de Blasio The Mayor of the City of New York cordially invites our partners to a reception celebrating the centennials of the Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York and UJA-Federation of New York.


About UJA-Federation of New York 

Catholic Charities at the National Puerto Rican Day Parade

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) will be held on Sunday, June 11th along NYC’s Fifth Avenue.

Volunteers are needed to march alongside along the Catholic Charities mini bus and distribute giveaways along the parade route from approx 9:00 am - 4:00pm along Fifth Avenue (the parade runs from 44th Street to 79th Street.) 

We will inform Volunteers of the time and place to assemble.    

Catholic Charities Community Services Dutchess County - Spirit of Service Gala

Awards Dinner

Thursday, June 8, 2017

5:30 PM Social Hour and Silent Auction
7:00 PM Dinner

Villa Borghese
70 Widmer Road, Wappingers Falls, NY

Affordable Housing in NYC? Yes!

Posted on May 31, 2017 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Awarded for Creating Housing for Folks Struggling with Mental Illness