Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth

Best Trick-or-Treat Party for New York Children with Autism

Special Halloween Fun for Children with Special Needs

Ghosts, witches and blood-sucking vampires – of course trick-or-treating can be scary for children.  And Halloween can be extra...

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Thanks for the Diapers and Answering Our Need

Campaign for Charity & Justice Answers Local Needs

Diapers, basic and essential for a baby’s health, cost close to $1000 per year per child, often a prohibitive cost for low-income families. ...

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Meet East Harlem Families; See Their Lives Transformed

Just-Released Video Celebrates Sixty Years of Service

East Harlem, home for the unwanted distinction of the highest child...

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Puerto Rico Book Drive

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Looking for a way to help children in Puerto Rico?   Join our Catholic Charities NY Book Drive!

September reminds children in Puerto Rico not only of a new school year but of Hurricane...

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The Right Supplies Make a World of Difference for Students in Need

Being equipped with the right supplies makes it easier for students to achieve success in school. That’s why Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster was grateful to receive a generous donation of new school supplies from the parish of Most Precious Blood Church in Walden to share with...

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Catholic Charities Helps Set Merengue Dance Guinness World Record

Yup, You Read That Right

Shimmying back and forth, left to right with 360-degree spins, children and adults from Catholic Charities NY’s Alianza Youth Services helped...

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New School Year Anxiety? Check Out Our 5 Top Tips to Help Children Succeed

Pooling Our Expertise to Guarantee Your Child’s Success

While a new school year seems exciting for some children, for others it can seem scary.  Our team of affiliated agencies at Catholic Charities NY...

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Free Respite for New York Parents of Children with Special Needs

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...

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Teens Use Art to Explore Issues of Trust

Perspective on Unity, Social Disparity & Equality

How can we trust if we can’t trust our own thoughts?  This is the challenge artists face as they test out their creativity.  And it’s the title and...

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Preparing Kids for School in NYC’s Poorest Neighborhood

Firsthand Look at How a Community Can Overcome Poverty

To prepare children in struggling communities we serve for school, Catholic Charities NY launches back-to-school events from Staten Island all...

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