As part of the Catholic Care 2017 Christmas Appeal we appealed for donations to our Crisis Fund. This crucial fund not only makes a difference at Christmas but throughout the whole of the year. Thank you to all those who generously donated, contributing over £2,500 into the Crisis Fund. The Catholic Care Crisis Fund supports Read More
Statistics show that 130,000 people in the UK go without food on Christmas Day. The pupils and their families at St Pauls Catholic Primary School in Leeds responded to the Catholic Care Christmas Appeal by collecting food and creating beautiful hampers. Catholic Care staff then distributed these gifts to families in need so that they Read More
Many thanks to the children and parents at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School in Tadcaster for the very kind donations of toys to the Catholic Care Christmas Appeal. At Christmas many children do not receive any presents and Christmas can be a bleak time for them. These toys will put smiles on children’s faces across Read More
Thank you for your incredible generosity Each year Catholic Care has a Christmas Appeal to support families who are disadvantaged, vulnerable or marginalised, of which there are so many in our own communities. At Christmas, a time of plenty, when we come together with family and friends to celebrate the birth of Jesus, to relax Read More
Over 30 local parishioners enjoyed a fine afternoon tea with sherry and singing at the December meeting of the First Tuesday’s Friendship Group at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Silsden. They were ably waited upon by their volunteer coordinators who have been running the group since it began in May this year. Read More
Children, parents, carers and grandparents gathered at the Keighley Catholic Centre for the Stay and Play Christmas Party. Father Christmas joined the group to deliver presents to the excited children! The children also enjoyed a sing a long and games! Happy Christmas to Keighley Catholic Centre Stay and Play!
The young children and their parents / carers certainly got into the Christmas spirit at the first Christmas party of St Anthony’s play group in Beeston, Leeds. It was a lovely morning filled with happy voices and shrieks of excitement. Party food and of course hats set the morning off well and the surprise visit Read More
Craven House opened as residential home for 4 adults with a learning disability in 1991. Sadly since autumn of last year the home has only had 1 permanent resident together with a short term placement who sadly passed away. Discussions with the Local Authority concluded that there is no current demand for residential care and Read More