Catholic Charities offers HPRP2 Services in Cumberland County

Catholic Charities has funding to assist only 28 more low income individuals or families, who are homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness with HPRP2 funding.  Eligible applicants must be living in Cumberland County, and could receive assistance in paying rental arrears, security deposit on a new rental unit, and monthly rental assistance (through July’s […]

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    Empowering immigrant girls topic for April 24 Catholic Charities event

    Ah Sei Ma, 12 years old, came to New Jersey with her family six years ago from Burma. She has learned English, is an honor student, excels in math and science, and dreams of becoming a doctor. Her parents support her dream but they struggle to know how to help her achieve it. A girl […]

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      Hurricane Sandy construction set to begin – Catholic Charities in need of skilled volunteers

      Even since the days leading up to Hurricane Sandy, Catholic Charities has been working to meet the needs of those impacted by this devastating storm.Catholic Charities’ Disaster Response Team collected food, clothing, and household items that were distributed to hundreds of Sandy victims in the days and weeks following the storm, and Disaster Case Managers […]

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        Director elected to national post

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        Kevin H. Hickey, executive director of Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden, Inc., was recently elected chair of Catholic Charities USA’s Council of Diocesan Directors. His appointment will take effect at Catholic Charities USA’s conference in Alexandria, Va., taking place from April 2-3. Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) is the national office for Catholic Charities agencies nationwide. […]

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          Financial help available to those signing up for affordable healthcare

          Since the Healthcare Marketplace opened in October, 2013, over 4 million people have signed up for one of the private health plans and some 6.3 million people have been determined eligible for Medicaid or the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).As the March 31, 2014 open enrollment deadline for 2014 comes to a close, however, […]

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