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.
Catholic Charities, inspired by Gods' love for all, serves people in need, advocates for justice, and collaborates with others to build just, compassionate communities.
Serves 5 county Palm Beach Diocese of Palm Beach, Martin St. Lucie, Inidan River and Okechobee counties with administrative offices in Palm Beach Gardens. Programs:
Providing safe after school environments and summer camps for at risk children Housing low income elderly in our five interfaith "villas" Helping single mothers find work and create a stable life for their children Assisting refugees fleeing instability and strife in their homelands find safe haven and become productive in our community Equipping nurses to provide preventative and holistic health care to those in need Furnishing shelter for homeless families in Indian River County at Samaritan Center Counseling families, couples and individuals in crisis Providing guardianship services for the elderly and vulnerable Supplying immigrant populations with legal services Offering services and support to pregnant women