Serving People

We help about 40,000 families and individuals every year

STRIVING FOR AN INDEPENDENT AND HEALTHY LIFE...  
SUSTAINING + STABILIZING + STRENGTHENING = SELF-SUFFICIENCY

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. moves people in need toward self-sufficiency. In the 2015-2016 fiscal year, 40,759 people were served by Catholic Charities in Southwest Florida.

SUSTAINING Families and Individuals
Prevention and Social Services
$2,772,058 

31,055 PEOPLE SERVED

Catholic Charities SUSTAINS families and individuals with programs and services that supply the necessities of life and provide the guidance needed to maintain independence.

Soup Kitchen
15,200

Food, Clothing, Financial Assistance, Medication, and Case Management
12,057

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
2,004

Senior Outreach
1,422

HIV/AIDS Support
372

STABILIZING Families and Individuals
Family Reunification Services
$2,188,287 

6,752 PEOPLE SERVED

Catholic Charities STABILIZES families and individuals with programs and services that preserve and secure a healthy life and offer a steady path to self-reliance.

Immigration Services
4,620

Affordable Housing
967

Refugee Resettlement
377

Housing, Education, and Supplies for Mothers and Children
255

Support for Veterans
251

Human Trafficking Victim Assistance
101

Refugee Youth
72

Homeless Shelter for Families
65

Empowerment Program
44

STRENGTHENING Families and Individuals
Counseling and Education Services
$2,241,923 

2,952 PEOPLE SERVED

Catholic Charities STRENGTHENS families and individuals with programs and services that improve their lives and increase their opportunities to prosper and achieve their potential.

Mental Health Counseling 
1,048

Housing Counseling and Foreclosure Prevention
906

After-School Education 
848

Early Learning Centers
105

Youth Mentoring
45

View our 2014-2015 Annual Report.
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