Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens

Providing Social Services for All Those in Need

Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens promotes unity among all persons by seeking to develop caring communities. Our more than 160 programs provide affordable housing, nutritious meals, recreation for seniors, residences for the developmentally disabled, and assistance to neighbors in need. More >>
The 2015 Bishop's Humanitarian Award Dinner
This year's honorees include James F. Crystal of Crystal & Company and Peter M. Meyer of TD Bank. Learn how you might support Catholic Charities' 160+ programs and services. More>>
Shawls that Soothe
Prayer shawls offer comfort and vibrancy in the otherwise dismal mood of those suffering with the loss of a loved one. Help Catholic Charities console the bereaved by donating yarn for prayer shawls. More>>
See Our Latest Issue of Hopeworks
The spring 2015 issue of the Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens newsletter is now available. Learn how we impact the lives of many -- with your help. More>>
The Big East Conference “Serves” at Catholic Charities
As part of the NCAA Big East Conference’s Big East Serves Day, St. John’s University students served seniors at our Hillcrest Senior Center. More>>
Cultivating New Members for Catholic Charities Junior Board
Learn how you can become a member of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens Junior Board. More>>
Catholic Charities Helps Fathers "Man Up"
Following Pope Francis’s remarks on the importance of fathers being present in their children's lives, Antoinette Brembridge, Project Director, speaks about our Man Up - Fatherhood Program. More>>

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04-17-2015

Losing a loved one or nearing the end of life is difficult for anyone. Our Catholic Charities Bereavement Services offers various ways to ease the pain, including group talks, individual consultations, spiritual talks and prayer shawls.

04-15-2015

The work of Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens would not be possible without the support of volunteers.

04-15-2015

The spring 2015 issue of the Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens newsletter is now available. Learn how we impact the lives of many -- with your help. 

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE NEWSLETTER.

03-30-2015

As part of the NCAA Big East Conference’s inaugural Big East Serves Day to celebrate member school’s commitment to make a difference in the community, St. John’s University sports students literally served seniors at our Hillcrest Senior Center in Jamaica, Queens. Five student volunteers served lunch to more than 100 visitors then spent the day socializing at the Center.

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