Appeal Programs

Your generosity helps others find hope. In giving to the 2021 Appeal, your gift helps support the following programs and services:

Catholic Charities

  • Basic Needs: Food, clothing, homelessness prevention and re-housing, and dental care
  • Care Coordination Services: Community Health Worker and Health Home Care Management
  • 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: Nine food pantries and outreach centers, Guild for the Blind, Ladies of Charity outreach and thrift store, Telephone Assurance Program
  • Older Adult Services: Phone/visitation programs for socially isolated adults, Foster Grandparent Program, case management and service coordination
  • School Based Services: Comprehensive 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

  • Campus Ministry
  • Catholic Education
  • Communications
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Deaf Ministry
  • Diocesan Counseling Center for Church Ministers
  • Diocesan & Spiritual Parish Renewal
  • Formation of Priests & Deacons
  • Ginna Molla Center
  • Hospital Chaplaincy
  • Marriage Preparation
  • Mother Teresa Home
  • Pro-Life Office
  • Vicar for Priests

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