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Entries for October 2019

Help Those Most in Need this Holiday Season With a Food Donation
As we prepare for the upcoming holidays, won't you consider donating non-perishable food items to any of our four locations?  Your donation will help feed those most in need.  Items needed: Canned Vegetables, Pasta, Cereal, Peanut Butter, Soup, Oatmeal, Tuna, Spaghetti Sauce, Canned Fruit, Rice, Beans, Snacks Norwich-331 Main St.  860-889-8346 New London- 28 Huntington St  860-443-5328 Willimantic- 88 Jackson Street 860-423-7065 Middletown-51 Broad Street 860-346-0060 Thank You!   

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Catholic Charities Annual Fund Begins November 1, 2019
Catholic Charities embarks on its 99th anniversary of Providing Help & Creating Hope to those most in need throughout Eastern Connecticut.  Our rich history of ministering to people of all faiths, during their time of crisis, is the foundation of the work that we do each and every day. For 99 years, Catholic Charities has continued to love the most vulnerable, of every faith and background, right here in Eastern Connecticut.  That love remains the clearest evidence of God’s grace in our lives.  After so many years, people certainly know Catholic ...

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Monthly Pregnancy Support Group
Catholic Charities, Norwich will be sponsoring a monthly pregnancy support group! Pregnant women and new mothers of children ages birth to 1, will meet once a month in our Norwich office located at 331 Main Street.  Each month a different topic will be covered.  Topics include: "I'm Pregnant, and what can I expect", Breastfeeding, Solid food, Parenting tips, etc.  There will be time for questions and open discussion along with a raffle!  Please call 860-889-8346 ext. 265 to sign up for this group! 

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Help Catholic Charities Deliver Hope this Christmas
Help us assist families and children in need in Eastern CT this Christmas by donating a new and unwrapped toy or gift card for children ages 1-15.  Donations are being accepted at all of our locations until December 12th.  Your donation will help children and families most in need, have a wonderful Christmas experience. Norwich-331 Main Street 860-889-8346 New London-28 Huntington Street 860-443-5328 Willimantic- 88 Jackson Street 860-423-7065 Middletown- 51 Broad Street 860-346-0060 Thank you!  

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St. John Church, Uncasville Hosts Baby Shower to Benefit Catholic Charities
Catholic Charities would like to thank St. John Church and the Divine Mercy Faith Community for the recent Baby Shower which was held at St. John Church.  We are so grateful for all the items collected, especially the beautiful handmade blankets.  This  donation will be well utilized by our Intensive Case Management Program which serves all those in crisis.  Our greatest joy is when families come to us needing help, and we are able to provide them with whatever their needs might be. The support of St. John Church and the Divine Mercy Faith Community m...

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Knights of Columbus, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Council 5633 Helps Catholic Charities
Catholic Charities would like to express our thankfullness to the Knights of Columbus, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Council Number 5633 in Niantic for the generous $250.00 donation to Catholic Charities to help provide assistance to individuals and families living in the Diocese of Norwich.  Catholic Charities has had a presence in the area since 1921, making it one of the oldest social service agencies in the region.  We have a strong commitment to assist those most in need, as well as supporting, strengthening and empowering them to attain the highest level of ...

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Catholic Charities
Diocese of Norwich

331 Main Street
Norwich, CT 06360
860-889-8346