Providing Help. Creating Hope. Serving All.

Catholic Charities
provides help and creates hope for people in need, we advocate for justice in social structures, and call the entire church and other people of good will to do the same.

Catholic Charities works with individuals, families and communities to help them meet their needs, overcome their obstacles, eliminate oppression, and build a just and compassionate society.  

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Social Concerns and Parish Social Ministry

Social Concerns encourages the Community to grow in a deeper understanding of Catholic Social Teaching by providing resources and strategies for effective action in parishes, schools and surrounding communities.   Most importantly, it calls us to a deeper understanding in living out the Two Greatest Commandments, which is to Love God and to Love our Neighbors, both locally and globally.   The following ministries fall under Social Concerns; Parish Social Ministry, Catholic Relief Services, Catholic Campaign for Human Development, and Justice for Immigrants.   Learn More about Social Concern Here.

Parish Social Ministry is the action that the faith community takes to live out the Gospel we proclaim and to grow in love with God and neighbor.   By working with parishes, PSM aims to foster greater outreach and advocacy efforts, to educate parishioners on ways they can serve the poor and vulnerable, and to provide opportunities for spiritual growth.   Learn More about PSM Here.

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Catholic Charities cannot provide help and create hope for thousands of Hoosiers without your help! We call on and provide an outlet for those that seek to provide help, hope, justice and compassion – Do you hear the call or felt led to help?

Please consider praying, advocating, volunteering, donating or locating. Your single action can help thousands, simply click on one of the below to learn how you can make a difference and start providing help and creating hope!


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Secretariat for Catholic Charities
1400 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-2367



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