Dedicated to enhancing the lives of children and youth
At Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc., we hold a steadfast commitment to nurturing the youth of our community, guiding and inspiring them to become lifelong learners, community builders, and individuals dedicated to serving others. This mission comes to life through our dedicated programs, such as the After-School and Summer Reading Program, which are hosted at Casa San Juan Bosco in Arcadia, FL. Through these initiatives, we aim to instill in young individuals a sense of purpose, responsibility, and connection to their community, empowering them to become compassionate leaders and contributors to society.
After School Tutoring Program
HOURS OPEN: 2:30pm-4pm M-F
WHO IS ELIGIBLE (include location if applicable): Students in K-8 living in Casa San Juan Bosco
HOW TO ACCESS SERVICE/Intake: Call or walk in to obtain application
ITEMS NEEDED at intake (ie: id card, etc): Identification, proof of residency/address, report card
Summer Enrichment Camp
HOURS OPEN: 1pm-3pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8 Weeks of Summer
WHO IS ELIGIBLE (include location if applicable): Students K-8 living in Casa San Juan Bosco
HOW TO ACCESS SERVICE/Intake: Call or walk in for registration form during Spring.
ITEMS NEEDED at intake (ie: id card, etc): Identification
Casa San Juan Bosco’s Educational program has been a staple for the community for many years. Catholic Charities offers educational assistance for children such as; after school program and community events i.e. fall festival, health fairs and the Posada.
Catholic Charities also offers learning courses and life skills courses for adults and parents such as English classes, cooking classes, food distribution, SPARCC, sewing classes etc. We also assist with the process of applying for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) and other related forms for our Hispanic and migrant communities