Learn more about the issues and causes that impact the services we provide at Catholic Charities of Central Colorado. Stay informed and understand the critical needs of our community. Things like poverty awareness, family services, health and wellbeing services, and much more. Below are resources that explain current trends in Colorado as well as the rest of the United States.
of Coloradans live in poverty (Welfareinfo.org)
of people in Colorado are uninsured (Colorado Health Institute)
Catholic Social Teaching (CST) 101 is a collaborative 7-part video series presented by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and Catholic Relief Services on Catholic Social Teaching. The videos bring the themes of Catholic social teaching to life and inspire us to put our faith into action. Watch the video to learn more.
“If I didn’t have Catholic Charities, I don’t know where we would be. I am so grateful.”
“I am making the changes to get the life I have dreamed of.”
“Every day I am thankful for Catholic Charities.”
“It seemed like there was no hope.”
“It felt like freedom…finally!”
“Catholic Charities offered me a hand up and that made all the difference.”
“I feel way more confident in myself and my ability to be a mom.”
“Some days it is just so hard to be homeless.”
“When a p[erson is truly ready to change, Catholic Charities will provide everything you need to change your life.”
“Never in a million years did I think I would be homeless.”
“The Marian House is invaluable because it feeds people. They keep people’s stomachs full and the food is good.”