News


Catholic Charities hits the streets for the homeless

Catholic Charities of Central Florida staff and volunteers recently partnered with the Central Florida Commission on Homelessness to hit the ... Read More

Embracing the gift of aging in the Church

By Glenda Meekins of the Florida Catholic staff – July 20, 2017 ORLANDO | “Thanks to the progress of medicine life-spans ... Read More

Our mission of mercy continues with new chaplain at Catholic Charities

By Glenda Meekins of the Florida Catholic staff – July 20, 2017 Compassion is the word that embodies the Vatican-appointed Missionary ... Read More

Eagle Scout helps the homeless

Ryan, a parishioner at St. Stephen Catholic Community in Winter Springs, is soon to earn the rank of Eagle Scout ... Read More

World Refugee Day Event Highlights Resilience of Refugees

From eighteen different countries they came on June 24th, with a singular purpose - to take the oath of citizenship, ... Read More

Pulse survivor sees blessings one year later

Life has certainly changed for Luis Ruiz in the past year. There have been wonderful changes, especially in finding closer ... Read More

Introducing our new Emergency Services Program

Just in time for hurricane season, beginning June 1, Catholic Charities of Central Florida has introduced the Emergency Services Program ... Read More

Food Pantry Transforms into a Mission Market

Walking in the door, the first thing you see is the wooden fruit stands chock-full of red and green apples, ... Read More

Events


Free Financial Education Classes in Lakeland

Join us to learn ways to manage your money better! Do you need help creating a budget? Do you need ... Read More

Triad of Love – October 6

Has your life been touched by adoption? Come celebrate with Catholic Charities Adoption Services at our Annual Triad of Love ... Read More

Annual Collection – October 21 and 22

The Annual Collection for Catholic Charities of Central Florida will be held on the weekend of October 21 & 22, ... Read More

Soup Bowl Supper – October 28

Soup Bowl Supper is a fundraiser to benefit the critical work of Pathways to Care in providing a safe place ... Read More

Links for Health – November 4

Join us for our 8th annual Links for Health charity golf scramble on November 4, 2017. The event supports St ... Read More

Taste of the Villages – Feb 6, 2018

Benefitting Lazarus Free Medical Clinic ... Read More

Videos


Transforming Lives in Polk County

Learn how we follow our call to serve in Polk County ... Read More

Our Mission of Mercy

A significant aspect of the many ministries that Catholic Charities offers is that they are designed to provide comfort, encouragement ... Read More

The Adoption Option

Leesa Elliott, Pregnancy and Adoption Counselor at Catholic Charities Adoption Services, speaks about how we serve birth mothers who are ... Read More