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Virtual  Group Pregnancy Services Begins!
If you are a parent-to-be, single mother, or parent of an infant one year and under, you can expect major challenges starting from before the child is born and throughout their infancy. Let’s not even talk about the challenges of raising adolescents, as that is a topic for another article. The...

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New Appointments Announced at Catholic Charities
Susan Connelly has been appointed Chief Operations Officer of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Norwich, Inc. by the Most Reverend Michael R. Cote.  Ms. Connelly joined Catholic Charities in 2016 as Finance Director. In January 2020, she oversaw the operations of the organization, as Interim Execu...

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Catholic Charities Welcomes Fr. Brian Maxwell
Catholic Charities is excited to announce a new addition to our team! Rev. Brian C. Maxwell has been appointed Outreach Coordinator for Catholic Charities by the Most Reverend Michael R. Cote.   Father Brian joins Catholic Charities as the Outreach Coordinator and will focus on building rela...

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Superheroes Always Wear Masks
I’ve always heard that real superheroes always wear masks. Recently, I had the experience of meeting my first real superhero. This was when eight-year-old Abby shyly walked through the doors of Catholic Charities. Accompanied by her mother, practicing social distancing, and wearing her mask, y...

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Thank You to our Sponsors!
Catholic Charities would like to express our deepest thanks and appreciation to all the sponsors and participants that made our 15th Annual Golf Tournament possible during these uncertain times. Over 73 golfers came together on September 16th at the Norwich Golf Course and enjoyed the weather, the c...

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Catholic Charities 15th Annual Golf Tournament, A Huge Success!
Catholic Charities held its 15th Annual Golf Tournament at the Norwich Golf Course, despite the COVID-19 pandemic and a great and safe time was had by all!  During this trying time of social distancing, we gratefully were able to hold a fun but safe event for all of our 73 participants. Bishop ...

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Norwich Diocesan Council of Catholic Women & Catholic Charities Celebrates A 99 Year Partnership!
Catholic Charities can trace its beginning to a meeting of the New London branch of the Connecticut Council of Catholic Women in May of 1921. Mrs. Frank L. McGuire, president of the Council's New London branch presided over the meeting in which Rev. Matthew Judge, Diocesan Director of Catholic C...

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Catholic Charities and the CT National Guard; Working Together, Helping Our Communities
            By: Sindy Montalvo Catholic Charities would like to express our gratitude to Director William Hackett from the Connecticut Army National Guard Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection for the donation of pallets of bar ...

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Catholic Charities SNAP Enrollment Services
Catholic Charities SNAP Enrollment Services Catholic Charities can assist you with food stamp application and determination.  Please call any of our locations to make an appointment. Norwich 860-889-8346, New London 860-443-5328, Middletown 860-346-0060, and Willimantic 860-423-7065. &...

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Catholic Charities is 'An Island of Hope'
Catholic Charities is “An Island of Hope” to many these days who are dealing with the physical and financial effects of COVID-19. Catholic Charities provides a place of respite for our clients to weather the Covid-19 storm. The number of clients served by Catholic Charities throughout th...

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Catholic Charities, Providing Hope in Times of Uncertainty
Now more than ever, Catholic Charities is providing support for our neighbors in need. Our Intensive Case Management Program provides emergency food, rental and utility assistance, baby items and other basic needs through our offices in Middletown, New London, Norwich and Willimantic. Because of the...

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Catholic Charities Provides Compassionate Care
For 99 years, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Norwich, Inc. has assisted disadvantaged communities within Eastern Connecticut. With the motto of “Providing Help and Creating Hope,” the agency, through its Intensive Case Management/Emergency Basic Needs Program, provides compassionate huma...

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Catholic Charities Assisting Families Through Pregnancy Services
If you are a parent-to-be, single mother, or parent of an infant one year and under, you can expect major challenges starting from before the child is born and throughout their infancy. Let’s not even talk about the challenges of raising adolescents, as that is a topic for another article. ...

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COVID-19 Coronavirus Update
To our valued supporters and clients,  We wanted to update you regarding Catholic Charities actions in response to the Corona (COVID-19) virus. Specifically, we are closely monitoring and following the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as well as that...

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Catholic Charities Cancels the 99th Anniversary “Hope Anchors the Soul” Gala
Due to the growing concern regarding the coronavirus and to protect our community, Catholic Charities is canceling the 99th Anniversary “Hope Anchors the Soul” Gala.  The Gala was to be held on April 18, 2020 at Mystic Yachting Center in Mystic, CT.  For those who have purchase...

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