News


Catholic Charities helps provide a place for hope

Names have been changed to protect the identity of family members. ORLANDO | Jane was forced to leave her home ... Read More

Prayer for the Carolinas

Lord, protect and safeguard your people especially our sisters and brothers in the Carolinas during the coming days. Lord, you ... Read More

Parish-based senior centers open to care for elderly, spiritually and physically

As the needs of seniors grow in Polk County, Catholic Charities of Central Florida (CCCF) is rising to the challenge ... Read More

New push to help families in troubled Orlando neighborhoods

Orlando | Canvassing a neighborhood known for violent crime in sweltering 90-degree heat is not something most people would sign ... Read More

Refugee students treated to back-to-school shopping spree

WINTER PARK | They journeyed halfway across the world in search of a better life. Now that these refugee teenagers ... Read More

Caring for caregivers matters

They are husbands, wives, sons, and daughters all connected through a common mission, loving care for others. The question is, ... Read More

Catholic Charities opens new Mobile Senior Center

Catholic Charities of Central Florida, in conjunction with Holy Spirit Parish in Lake Wales will be opening their newest Mobile ... Read More

Programs broaden horizons for refugees

It’s 4 a.m. and 18-year-old Asende Alex is waking up to get to her job at Starbucks in the Florida ... Read More

Events


Mental Health First Aid Training Nov. 7 & 9

Click here to register San Pedro Center in Winter Park is hosting a two-day Mental Health First Aid Training! **You ... Read More

Mental Health First Aid Training Sept. 5 – Oct. 3

Click here to register St. Margaret Mary and Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Churches are hosting a four-day Mental Health ... Read More

Steps4Seniors WalkAThon – September 22, 2018

Walk for Charity - Walk for Health Join the Lakeland Activity Center for Seniors for its inaugural Steps4Seniors WalkAThon supporting ... Read More

Links for Health – October 20

The event supports St. Thomas Aquinas Free Medical Clinic in St. Cloud and its ministry to uninsured families in Osceola ... Read More

Soup Bowl Supper – October 27, 2018

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

Run for Babies Adoption Fund 5K – Nov 3

Register Today! Join us for our first-ever 5k around beautiful Lake Hollingsworth in Lakeland to support our Adoption Services provided ... Read More

Help Catholic Charities transform lives Nov 10-11

“The Lord keeps faith forever, secures justice for the oppressed.” Psalm 146: 6-7 The Annual Collection for Catholic Charities of ... Read More

Taste of the Villages – February 5, 2019

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