Since 1935, Catholic Charities East Bay has helped people in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, regardless of their faith, who are struggling with poverty and other complex issues.
Catholic Charities East Bay works with youth, children, and families to promote resilience, strengthen families, and pursue safety and justice
We help people facing difficult circumstances so that they can move forward in life with greater independence.
Welcoming the Stranger — Immigration legal services so that people can live and work without fear and refugee resettlement and support services for people fleeing violence or persecution;
Fostering Self-sufficiency — Financial assistance for qualified families and seniors facing eviction; family literacy programs to help people gain skills that improve opportunity;
Healing Trauma — Crisis counseling, victim support, restorative practices, and training to help individuals, families and schools in the aftermath of homicide or pervasive violence; support for children overcoming the trauma of trafficking.
We serve and work in partnership with all and celebrate the diversity of our community, including people of all backgrounds, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, and religious or spiritual affiliation or belief.