Immigrant Family

Families have few legal choices when it comes to who will care for or what will happen to their children in an emergency - and all of them are scary. The idea of going to family court and signing away custody of one’s children is a terrible decision to have to make. Good news - there are less frightening options.

Another Great Success for the Saint Nicholas Project

Catholic Charities of New York’s Saint Nicholas Project thanks New Yonkers for donating over 1,000 coats to families in need during their “31-Days of Giving" campaign at Kmart and Sears.

How Catholic Charities set the Highest Bar for Census Outreach

What do Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Lin Manuel Miranda, Stan Lee and Alex Rodriguez all have in common? They all come from the northern Manhattan neighborhoods of Washington Heights and Inwood.

11 Tips for a Successful Return to School

School is back in session on September 5th 2019. Are you ready? We found some educators and professionals with some advice to help make the return to school a big success.

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JustLove™ By Monsignor Kevin Sullivan

A Look at Woodstock, and Pastoral Responses to the Violence in Dayton and El Paso

On this weekend's episode of Just Love, Monsignor Kevin Sullivan talks about the 50th Anniversary of Woodstock and the tragic shootings at Dayton and El Paso. Guest include Dr. Steve Waksman, a Professor of American Studies and Music, and Chair of the Music Department at Smith College; and Bishop Mark J. Seitz, Bishop of El Paso, Texas.

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Deep Roots in the Archdiocese

Katherine shares her passion for the Archdiocese and how it drove her to run the NYC Marathon

My name is Katherine Valentino and I am the social media and web manager at the Archdiocese of...

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Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster Counties Helps Clients with a Road to Recovery

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Catholic Charities Immigration Hotline Legal Assistance Live with Univision

by Jim Sliney Jr and John-Mark de Palma

Today, August 5th from 5:00 pm to 8:00pm attorneys will be...

Finding Hope by Running 

James Walsh and his family motivate each other to run for “a phenomenal cause.”

When I first started in 2017 running the marathon for Catholic Charities, my intent was to honor my Mom who...

Don't Miss Your Opportunity for a Free Air Conditioner

Your Household May Qualify for a Free Air Conditioner Under this State Program

By Sophia Theriault

New York State is providing financial assistance in the form of free air conditioners for...

Know-Your-Rights/Conoce tus Derechos: Catholic Charities Live on Telemundo

Catholic Charites New York Hotline on Telemundo from 5:00 PM -7:00 PM

We are partnering with Telemundo to provide a televised "Know Your Rights/Conoce tus Derechos" phonebank today, July...

Catholic Charities Staten Island is Where Drive-In Movies Are Making A Comeback

No Need to go Upstate for the Nearest Drive-In

By Sophia Theriault

Everything you should know about this upcoming fun event series.

On July 17, Catholic Charities of Staten...

Take Me Out to Yankee Stadium, Take Me Out with Catholic Charities

Center: Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, with members of Catholic Charities NY's affiliated agencies 

by Jim Sliney Jr., Dana Weiner, Sophia Theriault

July 16, 2019 -- what a night! America...

New York City OEM Warns of Extreme Temperatures

Humidity, High Temperatures, and Heat Waves, Oh My! Part 2

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by Sophia Theriault

The New York City Office of Emergency Management and the Health Department caution...

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