The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
We help children and families who are impacted by HIV/AIDS or who have other serious medical conditions to be resilient and to build healthier futures.
St. Clare's Homes for Children offers transitional care to infants and children who have specialized medical needs. As a contracted partner with the Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCP&P), St. Clare’s Homes are safe and provide loving environments for vulnerable children living at-risk in the community or who are boarded needlessly in a hospital setting.
Through a holistic approach to housing and care, St. Clare’s provides children with medical, nutritional, developmental and social support at a critical period in their lives. Our team works with DCP&P caseworkers to ensure each child is ready for placement when permanent homes are identified. We also offer support to biological, foster and adoptive families through educational and training resources, and by provide comprehensive Respite Care.