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Catholic Charities2018-10-19T00:54:45+00:00

Catholic Charities Forth Worth is a non-profit with a belief that ending poverty is possible.

Our clients are working poor families, and we focus primarily on poverty-solution services, income-generating social enterprises, improved educational outcomes, and solutions for disadvantaged children.

Catholic Charities Forth Worth is a non-profit with a belief that ending poverty is possible.

Our clients are working poor families, and we focus primarily on poverty-solution services, income-generating social enterprises, improved educational outcomes, and solutions for disadvantaged children.

CHALLENGES & SOCIETAL IMPACT

Over the last five decades, nearly $15 trillion has been spent on federal anti-poverty efforts with little success.

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CHALLENGES & SOCIETAL IMPACT

Over the last five decades, nearly $15 trillion has been spent on federal anti-poverty efforts with little success.

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Yearly Societal Cost of Poverty
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Living Below Poverty Line in US
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Lower Income if Raised in Poverty

OUR HOLISTIC APPROACH TO ENDING POVERTY

We can’t end homelessness by counting the number of shelter beds we fill or end poverty for a family by signing them up for government benefits.

Instead of throwing money at problems, we invest in cost-effective
solutions that are replicable and scalable. Examples of results:

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Trained for Employment in 2016
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Veterans Housed in 90 Days
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Rides to Jobs & Medical Appts

OUR HOLISTIC APPROACH TO ENDING POVERTY

We can’t end homelessness by counting the number of shelter beds we fill or end poverty for a family by signing them up for government benefits.

Instead of throwing money at problems, we invest in cost-effective
solutions that are replicable and scalable. Examples of results:

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Trained for Employment in 2016
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Vocational Student Graduates
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Veterans Housed in 90 Days
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Rides to Jobs & Medical Appts

STAY THE COURSE

Increasing College Graduation Rates For Low Income Students

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Students Participating in 2015
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Students Remained in School

ASSESSMENT CENTER OF TARRANT COUNTY

Emergency Shelter for Abused & Neglected Children

  • The Assessment Center is a 40-bed emergency shelter for abused and neglected children ranging in age from birth to 17 years.

  • he Assessment Center provides short-term emergency shelter and assessment care for children that are placed in the conservatorship of Child Protective Services (CPS).

  • They accept children when removal from their home is necessary to insure their protection and safety.

  • Comprehensive services are available on site and include basic care, social histories and crisis counseling; psychological and psychiatric evaluation; behavior and social skills assessment; trafficking and legal screenings, and an on-campus school program.

  • Approximately 200 children ages 0-17 and their families receive services annually.

Contact Catholic Charities of Fort Worth to Learn More:

Link: https://www.catholiccharitiesfortworth.org/

Link to donate: https://www.catholiccharitiesfortworth.org/donate/