Catholic Charities News
On Tuesday, June 23, Massachusetts Immigration and Refugee Advocacy (MIRA) Coalition hosted a Safe Communities Act Virtual Town Hall meeting, and Catholic Charities of Boston's Community Interpreter Services (CIS) team provided a simulataneous interpreter for the Spanish-speaking participants at the virtual event.
The COVID-19 crisis has presented some interesting challenges to staff and residents at CCAB's five shelters. Richard Freitas, director of St. Ambrose Family Shelter, recently shared how his team is continuing daily operations, preparing for what's to come and serving the surrounding community.
Supreme Court’s DACA decision provides relief, but does not give Congress a pass, action is needed now
SILVER SPRING, Maryland — The June 18 Supreme Court ruling stops the administration from terminating DACA, but Congress must still take immediate action.