Tue, Dec eighth 2020 04:50 pm
Offering free private care and child gadgets, cleansing and paper merchandise to neighbors in want
To assist people and households throughout these difficult COVID-19 instances, Catholic Charities is internet hosting parish parking zone pop-ups at parishes in a number of Western New York counties, together with in Niagara County this week. Catholic Charities staff members will likely be on the Holy Household of Jesus, Mary and Joseph Parish at 1413 Pine Ave., Niagara Falls from 10 a.m. to midday Saturday, Dec. 12. They may share free private care gadgets, cleansing and paper merchandise, and diapers and diaper baggage courtesy of the Ladies Infants and Youngsters (WIC) vitamin program.
Curbside pickup will likely be on Tronolone between the church and Catholic Charities Glynn Household Service Middle. Gadgets will likely be given on a first-come, first-served foundation. Catholic Charities workers will even reply questions on any of the providers which might be accessible.
“Because the pandemic continues, Catholic Charities has been dedicated, now greater than ever, to function a beacon of hope to our neighbors in want,” stated Bob Items, Catholic Charities district director for Niagara County. “We perceive the affect this ongoing public well being disaster is having for our neighbors struggling to make ends meet and the affect it will probably have on one’s psychological well being and well-being. Though a lot of our providers are actually being supplied just about, Catholic Charities is right here should you or somebody you already know could need assistance, even if in case you have by no means wanted it earlier than.”
For the reason that begin of the pandemic in March, Catholic Charities has continued to supply providers to WNY people and households in want by way of many packages, together with meals pantries, primary emergency help and counseling.
Providers accessible in Niagara County embrace emergency monetary help, hire and utility help, counseling for people, kids and households, and three psychological well being clinics serving kids and their households. Additionally, WIC, multisystemic remedy to handle youth problematic behaviors, “Our Children Dad or mum Schooling and Consciousness” program, home violence program for males, well being residence care administration and the in-school social work program. Further details about Catholic Charities’ Niagara County providers may be discovered at ccwny.org/services or by calling 716-282-2351.
Catholic Charities has helped people and households in want since its founding in 1923. That want is assorted and widespread – from emergency help to psychological well being counseling and remedy, and from specialised providers for older adults to assist with job coaching and training. Catholic Charities empowers kids, households and seniors to realize significant, wholesome and productive lives. In all conditions, Catholic Charities delivers assist to fulfill instant wants, after which assesses purchasers for different wants to make sure long-term success. A superb steward of the contributions it receives, Catholic Charities earns excessive scores from Charity Navigator for transparency and sound fiscal administration and is a Higher Enterprise Bureau Accredited Charity. Catholic Charities additionally receives highest scores from the Council on Accreditation for high quality service. For extra data, go to ccwny.org.