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Looking for the Coolest FREE NYC Cultural Experience?

Posted on 12/7/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Join us at Casita Maria for We Have Iré:  Afro-Cuban in the U.S.

Join us for We Have Iré: Afro-Cuban in the United States at our Bronx affiliate, Casita Maria.

FREE & open to the public!
Exhibit, Celebration and...

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Filed under: Community Centers, Keeping Families Together, Affiliated Agency Events

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

Top 10 Ways to Strengthen New York Families

Posted on 10/26/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

When Poverty, Addiction and Illness Wears Them Down

Catholic Charities NY is here for you with our Top 10 Ways to strengthen your families when poverty, illness and addiction wears them down.

We see firsthand how alcoholism, addiction, and...

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Filed under: Keeping Families Together

Tags: top ways strengthen families, addiction, mental illness support

Meet East Harlem Families; See Their Lives Transformed

Posted on 10/9/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Just-Released Video Celebrates Sixty Years of Service

East Harlem, home for the unwanted distinction of the highest child poverty rate in all of New York City, also serves as the much-wanted home of LSA Family Health, founded 60 years ago by Little...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Keeping Families Together, Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: LSA Family Health, East Harlem, highest child poverty rate, Catholic Charities NY

Free Respite for New York Parents of Children with Special Needs

Posted on 09/5/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

We’re Here for You

Are you caring at home for a child or adult with developmental disabilities?

The support you’re giving helps your child thrive. 

But what about you?  You, too, need support and need a break.

At Catholic Charities...

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, Keeping Families Together, Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged

Tags: free respite, parents of children with special needs

Separated Immigrant Son, Age 4, Reunited with his Dad

Posted on 07/12/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Find Out How Catholic Charities Helped

Dressed in a blue t-shirt decorated with monster trucks, his brown eyes round and trusting, William, 4, gives the cheese sandwich he is eating in the dining hall of a Bronx Catholic Charities agency to...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, reunite separated immigrant children

Top 4 Ways to Help Separated Immigrant Children in New York

Posted on 07/2/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

How You Can Help

Thousands of immigrant children seperated their families are now searching for one another. Many of these children were sent to New York and placed in temporary care while their parents were placed in federal custody in other parts...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Top 4 ways help separated immigrant children New York

Cardinal Dolan Weighs In on Separated Immigrant Children Crisis

Posted on 06/29/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

"Taking Children Away is Unbiblical & Un-American"

Dear friends in the Lord:

I write to you on a matter of serious pastoral, moral and humanitarian concern to our Church, and to me personally: the forced separation of children from their...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Cardinal Timothy Dolan separated immigrant children, Catholic Charities delegation Texas

Crisis: Hundreds of Separated Immigrant Children Sent to NY

Posted on 06/28/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Urgent – Please Help

As I write today, thousands of children in our country remain separated from their parents. This is upsetting, heartbreaking, and absolutely unacceptable. This is not how we welcome newcomers in to this country.

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Urgent help 700 separated immigrant children in NY

Best Way New Yorkers Can Help Separated Immigrant Children

Posted on 06/27/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

At Catholic Charities We Know Each Child

Catholic Charities staff visit every one of the immigrant children separated from their families and placed by the Trump administration in orphanage-like shelters in the New York metropolitan area.  That’s...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Best ways New Yorkers can help separated immigrant children

Eyewitness to Injustice at the Texas Border

Posted on 06/25/2018 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

These Families Are Our Families

Fr. Eric Cruz joined a small contingent of priests and Catholic Charities representatives on a pilgrimage this past weekend to the Texas border to visit a fellow Catholic Charities agency serving immigrant children...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Supporting Immigrant Workers, Keeping Families Together

Tags: Catholic Charities, Fr. Eric Cruz, Texas border, separated immigrant children.

First-Hand Look into How Separated Immigrant Children Are Faring in NY

Posted on 06/22/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

“No Apparent Plan for Reunification”

After President Trump’s announcement this week that his administration will stop separating immigrant children from their families and news trickles out about possible detention instead of hundreds of thousands...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Accessing Legal Help, Help for Refugees, Asylees, & Victims of Trafficking, Keeping Families Together, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Sofia Linarte, separated immigrant children in NY, Jose Xavier Orochena, NY1.

How We're Helping Separated Immigrant Children in New York

Posted on 06/21/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Plus - What You Can Do

 

Msgr. Kevin Sullivan and fellow representatives from Catholic Charities NY joined and an interfaith delegation of 38 fellow religious leaders representing the Jewish, Catholic, Protestant and Muslim traditions at the Texas border today to show solidarity with immigrants whose families have been torn...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Keeping Families Together, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Texas interfaith delegation, help separated immigrant children in New York, Anthony Enriquez

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