Catholic Charities News

A Thank You from the Labouré Center + Online Auction Information

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 health crisis, Catholic Charities Labouré Center officially announces the cancellation of our Annual Labourè Center Spring Reception (originally scheduled for April and previously rescheduled to September 17, 2020). This decision was made in accordance with the State of Massachusetts’ restrictions on large gatherings.

We are, however, still hosting an online auction this month to support Labouré Center programming. The auction will run from September 1-17, 2020, and can be accessed by clicking here:

Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Training Program Update

Monday, August 31, 2020

An Update on Catholic Charities of Boston's Nurse Assistant and Home Health Aide Training Program

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Catholic Charities' NA/HHA Training Program in South Boston will be a Hybrid Program this Fall. Intake, Registration and Testing will be done via Google Classroom and Zoom. Skills and Clinical will be in-person.

In The Washington Post: COVID-19 Increases Fear of Food Insecurity

Thursday, August 27, 2020

A Washington Post business column from this week entitled “Debt, eviction and hunger: Millions fall back into crisis as stimulus and safety nets vanish,” explores the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on those living in the margins, who are at risk of not being able to support themselves and their families in the wake of the health cr