Good Shepherd Celebration 2017 /

On Friday 19th May 2017 children, teachers and staff came from schools across the diocese to celebrate the Catholic Care annual Good Shepherd Celebration at Saint Anne’s Cathedral Leeds with Bishop Marcus Stock. During the period of Lent staff and children in schools are busy finding fantastic ways of raising money for Catholic Care. This Read More

A witness to God’s gift of age /

Catholic Care are pleased to support the publication and distribution of Growing Old Grace-fully’s new Guide for Parishes on learning from and caring for older people. Growing Old Grace-fully is a small charity focused on supporting Later Life Friendly Parishes in our Diocese. Peter, Rachel, Helen and Sharon from Catholic Care joined people from all Read More

General Election 2017 /

For the UK General Election on 8 June 2017, Caritas Social Action Network and CAFOD have prepared a briefing, to encourage public debate, and to offer examples of questions for prospective parliamentary candidates. To read the briefing, please click here

What Makes Good Community /

On 13th March Carol Hill (Director of Catholic Care) attended the parish of SS John Fisher and Thomas Moor in Burley-in-Wharfedale to present to Burley & Menston Churches Together as part of their programme of Lent Conversation focusing on what makes good community. Carol spoke about the history of the charity from its humble beginnings Read More

Cake Sale /

An amazing £101.90 was raised at a cake sale by the staff and pupils at St. Patrick’s Catholic Primary school in Huddersfield. The ‘Bake Off’ took place on Tuesday 14th February, with the money being donated to Catholic Care’s Gianna Project, which offers confidential one-to-one support and advice to women and girls during and beyond Read More

Trustees On Tour /

On Tuesday 7th February the Trustees continued with their visits to our homes and projects when Bishop Marcus and Sue Rix went “on tour”. Their first stop of the afternoon was Foundry Mill where staff, together with the tenants and some family members, gave Bishop Marcus and Sue a really warm welcome. Light refreshments were Read More