Inspired by the Gospel mandates to love, serve and teach, Catholic Charities provides care and services to improve the lives of Marylanders in need.
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"Now I have people I can talk to about what’s on my mind. I have a stable life, a normal life."
My parents have enjoyed their informal computer class so much. Thank you.
Our daughter is so much happier since she’s been going to your special ESL program after school.
I love my apartment and my job! Thank you.
We’ve become such good friends serving lunch together once a month. We look forward to coming.
We take field trips together all the time with our senior community.

1 in 5 Children Live in Poverty
In America, the richest country in the world, one in five children live in poverty. This damages our whole society. ... Read more
Poor Children Have Unmet Mental Health Needs
In the United States, a child commits suicide every 4.5 hours. Children living in poverty are especially vulnerable because there is a strong link between childhood poverty and mental illness throughout life. ... Read more
How We Help Families Out of Poverty
Catholic Charities many programs help to end poverty in our area. Learn more about our programs for families. ... Read more