Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees

On the Frontlines and in the Field

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...

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Youth Migrants: If I’m Going to Die Here at Home, I Prefer to Die Getting to Safety in the United States

Monsignor Sullivan with Manuel Moran, Director of Caritas Santa Ana, El Salvador
Monsignor Sullivan speaks with Manuel Moran, Director of Caritas Santa Ana...

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Reflections from the Border: Catholic Charities New York in Arizona


Photo: Catholic Charities of New York, Tuscon, AZ

The Department of Homeland Security is...

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Best Way to Help Immigrants in New York

Volunteer at Catholic Charities Free Legal Clinics

By Alice Kenny

As more and more moms, dads and children from the gang-filled nations of...

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Inside the Northern Triangle: Catholic Charities Monsignor Sullivan Guest on WPIX

catholic charities ny monsignor sullivan in northern triangle
Catholic Charities Monsignor Sullivan, Northern Triangle.
Photo Credit: Fanny...

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Meet Janet Hernandez

Census Taker, Immigrant & Catholic Charities Employee Extraordinaire

By Alice Kenny

Janet Hernandez, born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, married to an American citizen, and immigrated to New...

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Happy May & Labor Day

Best Wishes – Plus Free Employment Training – from Catholic Charities NY

By Alice Kenny

Not just a day of daffodils and dances around maypoles – although we’re certainly grateful for that! – but...

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Meet Katie, Makayla and the Fernandez Families

See This Snapshot of Those Helped by Catholic Charities

Mere stairs, as forbidding as a concrete wall, blocked Katie from ever visiting her daughter, Makayla at school.  Trapped in a wheelchair ever...

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How You Can Make a Difference in a Refugee’s Life

One Person, One Family at a Time

Overwhelmed by news of suffering refugees fleeing to the safety of U.S. shores and wish you could help? Thanks to Catholic Charities NY’s partnership with Family-to-...

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