Are you struggling with the mental and emotional effects of COVID-19? Emotional support is now available through Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens and NY Project Hope, New York State’s COVID-19 crisis counseling program. Learn more by calling our helpline at 929-268-3321 or our Call Center at 718-722-6001, Monday — Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM.
Since the pandemic began, Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens has witnessed a 1,000 percent increase in food requests and has provided much-needed food packages and services at 49 Catholic Charities parish-based food pantries. In total, the agency distributed over $3.4 million in food assistance in 2020. In addition, Catholic Charities witnessed a 37 percent increase in clients in 2020, and continued to deliver mental health counseling, housing services, family services and early childhood education. For additional information, visit our website at www.ccbq.org.