Foster Care

Finding Help to Take Her Next Steps

Moving beyond challenges at home, this New Yorker sought assistance to reach her goals.

Denisha Smith found a job out of state. Then she needed help to move...

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Saint Dominic’s Family Services, Supporting Families and the Staff that Serve Them

Since 1878, St. Dominic’s Family Services (SDFS) has been a resource to support children and families. /Brian Wagenheim   

By Jim Sliney...

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Catholic Guardian Services: Never Letting Our Guard Down

Catholic Guardian Services provides support to foster parents and children, including those with developmental disabilities or complex medical conditions // Sharon Mccutcheon...

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Help Wanted: Open Your Heart and Your Home to Fostering

By Alice Garbarini Hurley

Imagine all the people who landed in foster care -- John Lennon. Ella Fitzgerald. Eddie Murphy. Marilyn Monroe. Steve Jobs. Ice T. Cher. Nelson Mandela. Eleanor...

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Happy Mother's Day

Photo Credit: Juiz de Fora

At Catholic Charities We Celebrate You

By Alice Kenny

For all moms and children of moms...

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Deaf Santa Visits Deaf Children in NYC

Thanks, Santa and NY Foundling!

Making a list and checking it twice was not nearly enough for Deaf Santa.  Instead he slid down a local midtown chimney, using sign language with deaf children to find out for sure who was naughty or nice.


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Top 10 New York Summer 2018 Volunteer Opportunities

Unique, Fulfilling and Tailored Just for You


Looking for the best volunteer opportunities in New York this summer?

You name it; we’ve got it. 


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Free and Low-Cost Services for Families in Crisis

Catholic Charities Is Here to Help

Clearly alcoholism, addiction, domestic violence and mental health debilitate and isolate those who suffer from them.  Less discussed but at least as tragic is the...

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The 82nd Annual CYO Club of Champions Tribute

Each year this annual event raises money to support the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO). CYO serves tens of thousands of young people each year through athletic, social, spiritual...

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NYSBPL 47th Annual Legislative Conference

Join Catholic Charities at the NYS Association For Black and Puerto Rican...

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