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There’s always something exciting and important happening with our programs and services at Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens.  Read these stories and check back often.  We’re always posting updates.


The NYPD Emerald Society and FDNY Family Transport Foundation Pick Up 260 Donated Turkeys from Fairway Market and Deliver Them to Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens

Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens and NYS Homes and Community Renewal, joined by Richman Housing Resources, Dedicated the Bishop Joseph M. Sullivan Residence with New Housing for Formerly Homeless Veterans in Brooklyn
Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens Joins New York State to Respond to Veteran Homelessness Crisis by creating 22 apartments for formerly homeless veterans in newly renovated supportive housing building.

Our Catholic Charities Bereavement Services will host the annual conference Journey to Healing: End of Life Conversations and the Catholic Perspective onSaturday, November 7, 2015, 1:00 – 3:30 PM at St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201.


The Catholic Charities Brownsville Family Support Center/Brownsville – East New York Family Treatment and Rehabilitation Program recently began its Parenting Group session. This unique 12-session group program emphasizes the experience of the parent as a person rather than as a disciplinarian. As parents explore how they were parented, they can make conscious choices about how to successfully parent their own children.


Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens (CCBQ) was recently chosen as one of the sites for St. John’s University’s Service Day.


In anticipation of Pope Francis' historic visit to the United States, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens gathered the community to follow Pope Francis’ example of prayer, action and service, by hosting a #WalkwithFrancis event, and a diocesan-wide Food Drive.

Our Lady of Angels Human Service Center is hosting a Back-to-School Health & Nutrition Event on Thursday, August 20th from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. The community is invited to receive health and nutrition information as well as enjoy games and other activities for children. Free giveaways include healthy snacks and a limited supply of back-to-school materials.
Our Lady of Angels
Human Service Center
336  73rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens's 7th Annual Kids Fun Day in Astoria, Queens, on August 7th, generated lots of attention for all its fun activities and community outreach! Hundreds of community residents came out to enjoy this exciting day of fun activities to gain important resources on health and safety.

Due to the high heat index, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens is helping New Yorkers stay cool and beat the heat by having our 17 Senior Centers throughout Brooklyn and Queens serve as Cooling Centers. Most are open until about 4:00 p.m.  but several sites will have extended hours to 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. to better serve our neighbors. All are welcome!

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