Pen Pal Scheme /

Being connected is fundamental to human existence – we are after all social beings. Those connections we build as we journey through our lives can fragment as we age and as we get older we might find ourselves on our own. Catholic Care’s older people’s groups reach out to communities, encourage people to come together Read More

Brave the Shave /

  If you would like make a donation please click here   So, we’ve now been in this (lockdown) phase For over a hundred days As we are now more free to go out & about I would ask, please, your germs do not tout Although it’s still very real & scary With some of Read More

Creativity at the Children’s Home /

Lock down has given everyone more time and this was not put to waste at the children’s home. With the help of Connell the boys have been busy making Tie Die T Shirts and the results are excellent. If you would like to look as stylish as this please place your orders!

Mass at Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral /

On Thursday 9 July at 7pm, Bishop Tom Williams will celebrate Mass in Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral for the sick, their families, carers, health workers, and for all those who work as part of the Caritas network of charities in England and Wales. The Mass will be streamed online. To watch live or to view the Read More

News from the Refugee Support Group in Lockdown /

Since the start of the lockdown response to the COVID-19 pandemic eleven weeks ago, the work of the Diocesan Refugee Support Group has been paused. However, we continue to be concerned for the welfare of those who are seeking sanctuary as refugees and asylum seekers here in the UK. Organisations and individuals across the Diocese Read More

Fruit for Families is up and Running /

Thanks to grant funding Catholic Care will be supporting children & families throughout the summer who are experiencing hardship and food poverty as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. One of the ways we will be doing this is through supplying schools with fresh fruit for the children attending school many of whom are from Read More

Learning Disability Week 2020 – Bingo /

The Fun During Learning Disability Week Continued – Eyes down for a full house …… and it wasn’t long before one of our tenants, living in one of our supported living homes for adults who have learning disability in Elland, did get a full house during a few games of ‘virtual bingo’ last Friday evening. Read More