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Reflections from the Border: Part 5

Posted on 06/5/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

“God Is Still Close”


Benedictine Monastery, Tucson, AZ

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies that serve these...

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

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, Annie Kibrick, reflections at the Arizona border

Catholic Charities NY: Disaster Response Partner of the Year!

Posted on 06/3/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Chosen by NYDIS & Those Who Know Best

By Alice Kenny

New York Disaster Interfaith Services, a faith-based federation of over 60 organizations partnering to provide disaster readiness, response, and recovery services, honored Catholic...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: New York Disaster Interfaith Services, Catholic Charities NY, Disaster Response Partner of the Year

Best Way New Yorkers Can Help Unaccompanied Immigrant Children

Posted on 05/31/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Volunteer at Catholic Charities

By Alice Kenny 

Wish you could help immigrant children we see in the news, those fleeing all alone to the safety of our shores?

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

Tags: Catholic Charities, best volunteer New York, unaccompanied immigrant children

Overwhelmed and Need Help?

Posted on 05/30/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities Provides New Yorkers the Free and Low-Cost Support They Need

Confronted with an eviction notice, an aging parent’s declining health, a child’s struggles with drugs or other crises? Seeking help in areas you once knew nothing about...

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless, Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Counseling, Job Readiness & Placement

Tags: Catholic Charities New York, free and low-cost help

Reflections from the Border Part 4: Catholic Charities NY in Arizona

Posted on 05/29/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

The Extraordinariness of the Ordinary

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies that serve these immigrants. The increasing...

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

Tags: Richard Espinal, Catholic Charities NY, Arizona immigrants border

Reflections from the Border Part 3: Catholic Charities NY in Arizona

Posted on 05/28/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Meeting Travelers, People Like Us

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies that serve these immigrants. The increasing stream of...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Richard Espinal, Catholic Charities NY, Arizona immigrants border

Labeled “Juvenile Delinquents” by the Courts, Initiative Reverses Trauma

Posted on 05/24/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Reduces Recidivism; Helps Children Thrive.

By Alice Kenny

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Tags: Good Shepherd Services, Close to Home, reverse juvenile recidivism

Former Santa Elf Faces Homelessness

Posted on 05/23/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catholic Charities NY Steps In


Lisa

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Filed under: Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, HomeBase, Macy’s Santa Land, Alisa Texeira

Reflections from the Border Part 2: Catholic Charities NY in Arizona

Posted on 05/20/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Children Become Hope

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies that serve these immigrants. The increasing stream of asylum seekers...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Catholic Charities NY, immigration, Arizona Border, volunteer, Migrant aid

What’s New in the 2020 Census

Posted on 05/17/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

And How What’s New Affects You

By Alice Kenny

The U.S. Census count, a once-in-a decade nationwide event – along with changes planned for it - can have a huge impact on you.

How so? 

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees, Accessing Legal Help, Team Catholic Charities NY

Tags: 2020 Census

On the Frontlines and in the Field

Posted on 05/16/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share

Kelly Agnew Barajas Shares Her Firsthand Witness to the Growing Refugee Crisis

Kelly Agnew Barajas, our director of refugee resettlement at Catholic Charities NY, recently spoke about her witness to the current refugee crisis. Please check out her...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

Tags: Kelly Agnew Barajas, Catholic Charities NY, Refugee Resettlement services

Westchester County Wage Theft Trial Makes History

Posted on 05/15/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

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First Case to Appear in Federal Court Wins Maximum Amount

By Teresa Santiago and Alice Kenny

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Filed under: Reporting Exploitation & Fraud, Supporting Immigrant Workers

Free Medical and Dental Screenings, Mammograms and More

Posted on 05/14/2019 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Catch the Wellness Wave with Catholic Charities NY!

By Alice Kenny

Looking for free medical screenings, mammograms, blood pressure checks – even martial arts! – and more?  “Catch the Wellness Wave” at free health fairs held...

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Filed under: Community Centers

Reflections from the Border: Catholic Charities New York in Arizona

Posted on 05/13/2019 by Catholic Charities Admin  |  Share


Photo: Catholic Charities of New York, Tuscon, AZ

The Department of Homeland Security is releasing thousands of detainees at the southern border to relieve overcrowding, overwhelming Catholic Charities agencies...

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Filed under: Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees