Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
My Sister's Place Lodge is a program of Catholic Charities. The mission of Catholic Charities is threefold: provide healing and care to those in need; educate people to social awareness and motivate them to act; and advocate for public policy that en... Read more
My Sister's Place Lodge is a program of Catholic Charities. The mission of Catholic Charities is threefold: provide healing and care to those in need; educate people to social awareness and motivate them to act; and advocate for public policy that ensures a just society.
Catholic Charities is the leading private provider of human services in Maryland, widely known for creative and compassionate care-giving and for developing programs aimed at self sufficiency. In cherishing the Divine within, regardless of faith, race or circumstance, we improve lives by offering meaningful help and hope so that every person can realize her or his full potential.
My Sister's Place Lodge, provides transitional housing and support for homeless women with mental illness. Staff and volunteers provide a safe, comfortable, nurturing environment where the residents can regain their self-esteem, and develop the skills necessary to be successful in the community. A Life Skills program assists the residents in learning, or re-learning, the skill that they need to take charge of their lives, become positive contributing members of their communities, and work toward their fullest potential.
My Sister's Place Lodge is a referral-only, residential program for women with mental health needs. The first stage is basic health and life skills. The second stage is employment or schooling twenty hours a week while still meeting with a case manager.