Tag Archives: catholic charities

Live in Hope with Mercy Housing

Because we are here, things change. Lives, neighborhoods, families, destinies. Mercy Housing is a catalyst for change. We thrive on it. We’re excited about it, and there’s so much at stake, so much good that can be done because are here. Because we are here, we can share our belief in the transformative power of… Read More »

The Power of Home 2013 – Mercy Housing Northwest

I saw no future. I couldn’t see, you know, past today because I was just trying to make it through. Mercy Housing, giving you the support, giving me this stable community, allowed me to learn inside myself that the future is whatever I want it to be. I’m a single parent, I am working full-time,… Read More »

UWM Community Spotlight: Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is a really sticky, yucky, complicated idea that people just have a hard time grasping sometimes. [Heather] Domestic violence is when an individual, usually an intimate partner, exerts power and control over another partner. [Elizabeth] And there are studies that show us that domestic violence, or intimate partner abuse, starts as early as… Read More »

Catholic Charities breaks ground on new building in Evansville

NEEDS HELP IDENTIFYING HER… DETECTIVES SAYS SHE WAS WEARING A RED WIG AND HAD NUMEROUS TATTOOS — INCLUDING THE NAME ‘KIASHA’ WITH A BUTTERFLY ABOVE IT ON HER UPPER LEFT CHEST.SHE’S ABOUT FIVE FEET SEVEN INCHES TALL AND BETWEEN 275 AND 300 POUNDS. ANYONE WITH INFORMATION ON WHO SHE IS SHOULD CALL THE SHERIFF’S OFFICE.… Read More »

Warriors to Lourdes (Full Documentary)

♪ [sad music] ♪ -There is a saying that in war, there are no unwounded soldiers. There is no way that any of our warriors can go through combat without damage. -There is a recognition, that no matter how righteous any particular combat may be, it still has a damaging effect on the soul. -The… Read More »

Shaye and Sharita: Catholic Charities 2019 Annual Appeal (with subtitiles)

Shaye and Sharita are sisters with autism. They attend Catholic Charities Saturday School for young adults and adults with disabilities. The school provides friendships and some life skill classes. Our mission is including persons with disabilities into the community, into Church. So inclusion has always been important to us. This program is educational, as well… Read More »

Acculturation in Context: Kathryn Buckley-Brawner, Catholic Charities

As a new reception and placement agency that is also placing and helping refugees resettle in a new area there have been a lot of lessons learned. There are things that we supposed would happen and there were other things that didn’t quite happen the way that they should. When we’ve been speaking all through… Read More »

Catholic Charities Home makers Maine Job Search Online Available

Catholic Charities and their position is independent support services program. I am Brenda Robb, I am the social worker. My position with Catholic Charities is district supervisor. We are hiring for the independent support services position, which is the homemaker position. Individuals go into the homes and help with light housekeeping laundry grocery shopping and… Read More »

Catholic Charities of Southern Mo. to help Cassville flood survivors

JOE FLOOD SURVIVORS IN THE CASSVILLE AREA HAVE A PLACE IN TOWN TO WASH THEIR CLOTHES FREE OF CHARGE TODAY CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF SOUTHERN MISSOURI HAVE THEIR MOBILE RESPONSE CENTER AND MOBILE LAUDNRY UNIT SET UP TODAY IN THE OZARKS AREA COMMUNITY ACTION LOT UNTIL SEVEN P-M TONIGHT. THE GROUP WILL PACK THINGS UP TONIGHT… Read More »