About Catholic Charities Of The Diocese
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Catholic Charities offers a wide variety of assistance programs available to those in need. Including:
Community food project
Rent and utilities assistance
SNAP/Nutrition outreach and education
The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) assists lower-income individuals and families with heating costs. HEAP grants vary depending on household income, family size, type of heat, presence of children under 6, adults aged 60 or over and disabled individuals. Both renters and home owners can be eligible for assistance. During the HEAP season (which begins Nov. 16, 2015) you can access HEAP applications on line.
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Mission Statement: our mission is to help fulfill Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Rochester’s commitment to build a just and compassionate society rooted in the dignity of all people by reducing poverty, promoting healthy individual and family life, collaborating with faith communities and advocating for justice and peace.
We are committed to serving all individuals in need – regardless of racial, ethnic, cultural or religious origins, ability to pay, or mental, physical or developmental challenges.