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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

Are Caucuses Already in NY State? You Betcha.

Posted on 02/16/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

As presidential candidates fly from state to state and caucus to caucus, Catholic Charities and fellow social service providers took part in a homegrown caucus in Albany this past weekend, Feb. 12 – 14, at the NYS Association of Black and Puerto...

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Tags: Social Service Providers, Create, Inc, Covenant House New York, Good Shepherd Services

Catholic Charities Takes on Three Issues Hitting New Yorkers Hardest

Posted on 02/11/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

George Horton, Catholic Charities NY Director of
Social and Community Development 

 

Catholic Charities agencies from across New York State kicked off their annual advocacy meeting in Albany with state legislators on Monday,...

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Tags: Cardinal McCloskey Community Services, Good Shepherd Services

Abused, Abandoned but Destined for Better

Posted on 01/12/2016 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Jasmin Gonzalez was just three years old when Child Protective Services took her and her sisters from their parents who suffered from drug abuse and placed the children in the first of five foster homes.  Sometimes they were placed together;...

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Tags: New York Times Neediest Cases, Good Shepherd Services, grace institute, New York Foundling

“Fixing NYC’s Lousy After-school Rules”

Posted on 06/10/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

By Sr. Paulette LoMonaco
Executive Director of Good Shepherd Services, an affiliate of Catholic Charities

(Excerpts from Sr. LoMonaco’s editorial published in today’s Daily News)

 

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Filed under: Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth, After/Out-of-School-Time Activities

Tags: Good Shepherd Services