News


Record year for Taste of The Villages fundraiser

LADY LAKE | God’s grace flowed during the 10th annual Taste of the Villages fundraiser for the Lazarus Free Medical ... Read More

Enacting change through everyday choices

It’s February and love is in the air, and so is the smell of chocolate as those bright red heart ... Read More

New Mental Health First Aid Training courses now available

Sometimes first aid isn’t a bandage or CPR. Sometimes, first aid is YOU. A person you know could be experiencing ... Read More

Human Trafficking Task Force receives accolade for second consecutive year

ORLANDO | The Diocese of Orlando Human Trafficking Task Force began in earnest in 2014 under the direction of Deacon ... Read More

Catholic Charities provides food for TSA employees

ORLANDO | Three weeks after the government shutdown began on Dec. 22, Transport Security Administration (TSA) employees felt the absence ... Read More

Construction begins on First Step Shelter

DAYTONA BEACH | Community leaders in the city of Daytona Beach and Volusia County have struggled for well over a ... Read More

Ending modern-day slavery

Human trafficking violates the sanctity, dignity, and fundamental rights of the human person. Listen as Gary Tester and Fr. Anthony ... Read More

Expansion of Mental Health First Aid – CCCF Behavioral Health Services

ORLANDO | The Behavioral Health Services program of Catholic Charities of Central Florida is expanding Mental Health First Aid training ... Read More

Events


New Mental Health First Aid Training courses now available

Sometimes first aid isn’t a bandage or CPR. Sometimes, first aid is YOU. A person you know could be experiencing ... Read More

Taste of the Villages – February 5, 2019

Benefitting Lazarus Free Medical Clinic ... Read More

Kentucky Derby Day – May 4, 2019

Join us!WhenMay 4, 2019WhereRocking H. RanchLakeland, FL Grab your best hat for Derby Day to support Polk County Ministries including senior ... 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