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Islands of Desolation: HOPE Homeless Count 2019

Posted on 01/31/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

 “I’m Still Thinking of Them Now & What They’re Doing Tonight”

Just before midnight on Tuesday, January 29th and stretching into the chilly early morning hours of January 30th, Catholic Charities Bronx Director Rev. Eric Cruz joined a squad of...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Tags: HOPE 2019, Catholic Charities, Homeless, NYC

How to Stay Safe in New York During Winter’s Bitter Blast

Posted on 01/14/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Easy as 1, 2, 3

Brrrr!  Don’t let this biting blast of bitter cold turn deadly.
Stay safe.  It’s easy as 1, 2, 3. 

1. Who is most vulnerable?

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Filed under: Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Team Catholic Charities NY

Belmont Fire Survivors: One Year Later

Posted on 12/28/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Fleeing Fire to Arctic Air: Memories Surviving Hell


 

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Filed under: Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Ailing Homeless Pizza Maker Featured as a NY Times Neediest Case

Posted on 11/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share


Mr. Wicklin Tries on New Coat

“It’s all in the wrist,” Johnnie Wicklin tells New York Times Neediest Cases reporter Remy Tumin, mimicking a pizza toss.

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Counseling

How Does Catholic Charities NY Use Your Gifts?

Posted on 11/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Our Answer Is Simple – and Substantial

Our vision for your gifts is simple. 
We use your gifts to help our New York neighbors as we would want our families helped if they were in need. 

And our vision for your gifts is substantial...

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Filed under: After/Out-of-School-Time Activities, Community Centers, Day Care Programs, Keeping Families Together, Crisis Intervention Centers & Services, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Feeding Our Neighbors, Temporary & Transitional Residences, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Best FREE New York Social Service App

Posted on 07/23/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Here’s How to Download Catholic Charities Find Help App Now

With Catholic Charities new,  free, Find Help app, local real-time help is just a tap away!

That’s right; Catholic Charities NY has gone mobile to help deliver services for New Yorkers...

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Filed under: Crisis Intervention Centers & Services, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Emergency & Temporary Shelters, Catholic Charities Help Line

Tags: free Find Help App, access social services on phone, social services mobile app

How You Can Help Keep Working NYC Families Housed

Posted on 07/13/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteer as a Tenants Rights Workshop Teacher

We need your help combating the housing crisis that pushes working poor families in New York City into homelessness.  Please volunteer with us as a Tenants Rights Workshop Teacher.

Voluntary...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Permanent Affordable Housing, Emergency & Temporary Shelters

Tags: Tenants Rights Workshop teacher volunteer, keep NYC families housed

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