Appeal Programs

Your generosity helps others find hope. In giving to the 2019 Appeal, your gift helps support the following programs and services:

Catholic Charities

  • Basic Needs: Food, clothing, shelter and dental care
  • Care Coordination Services: Community Health Worker and Encompass Children's Health Home
  • Chemical Dependency Treatment & Support for adults in Erie County
  • Counseling: family, group and individual counseling for children, teenagers and adults
  • Mental Health: mental health treatment for children in Niagara County and for children and adults in Erie County
  • Domestic Violence Services: For victims and their families, and for offenders
  • Family & Parent Resources: court-ordered programs, multisystemic therapy, parenting programs, preventive services, WIC nutrition program
  • Immigration & Refugee Assistance
  • Parish Outreach & Advocacy: Food pantries and outreach, Guild for the Blind, Ladies of Charity outreach and thrift store, Telephone Assurance Program
  • Older Adult Services: program for socially isolated adults, Foster Grandparent Program, case management and service coordination
  • School Based Services: Comprenshive School Services, In-School Social Work Program, Closing the Gap
  • Workforce and Education Services: Education, job readiness, high school equivalency preparation and classes for youth and adults in Niagara and Erie Counties

For more information on Catholic Charities' services and programs, please click here or explore the Services menu on the right-hand side of our website.

Fund for the Faith

  • Apostolate for the Deaf
  • Campus Ministry
  • Catechumenate Office
  • Department of Catholic Schools
  • Department of Youth and Young Adult Ministry
  • Diocesan Counseling Center
  • Evangelization and Parish Life
  • Family and Sacramental Life
  • Hospital Apostolate
  • Office of Communications
  • Office of Cultural Diversity
  • Lifelong Faith Formation
  • Priests Continuing Formation
  • Seminary Training
  • Vicar for Priests
  • Vicar for Religious
  • Vocation & Diaconate Program
  • Western New York Catholic newspaper

For more information and descriptions of Fund for the Faith programs, please click here.