Catholic Care Oscars 2018 /

Over 100 staff and employees gathered expectantly in the Hotel Metropole in Leeds for the 3rd Catholic Care Oscars, an evening to recognise and celebrate achievements of staff and volunteers, and nobody was disappointed. The room was buzzing with excitement and anticipation as guests tucked into a sumptuous buffet and the wine flowed. Deacon Joe Read More

Lunch at the Lion in Silsden /

As part of Catholic Care’s Embrace project the newly formed Lunch at The Lion Club was on Safari again last week when one of it’s members invited everyone to a Silsden Methodist Church lunch – this meal is open to anyone from the locality but people come from as far away as Oakworth it’s so Read More

The Caritas Leadership Week /

Leaders from the Caritas Social Action Network (CSAN) met at Palazzola near Rome over the week 24-28 September 2018. The purpose of the week was the formation of leaders within the Network through personal development, developing relationships as a community of leaders and experiencing being part of the global Caritas family and universal Church. Throughout Read More

A happy day for Doris and her friends!!! /

It was a day of celebration at Our Lady of Lourdes in Huddersfield. Had Christmas come early?? No, not Christmas, but an application for funding from Kirklees Council for a brand new freezer has been granted! For the first time in months we can have ice cream!! This may seem like a small item to Read More

International day for older persons – 1 October /

International day for older persons began back in 1990 when the United Nations recognised the significance that older people contribute to and have a voice that is relevant in today’s Society. The day is celebrated internationally on 1st October and events take place where older people are involved and celebrated for all there wisdom and Read More

St Williams Lunch & Friendship Group /

This Tuesday was a big celebration for two very special people. Terry & Celia Gibson celebrated 65 blissful years of marriage! It was great to have the opportunity to share this special day with them. After lunch we had a piece of cake each whilst the happy couple celebrated with bucks fizz! Thanks to all Read More

Gianna visits Eureka /

The Gianna project has come a long way since it started in 2011. We are now moving towards our 500th referral. Many of the families supported by Gianna do not get the opportunity to meet other families and many do not get the chance to enjoy a day trip out! This summer, in conjunction with Read More

If You Go down To The Woods Today /

Parents, grandparents and children who attend the weekly Stay and Play at the Keighley Catholic Centre’s, enjoyed an end of term teddy bears picnic. They also celebrated a 3rd birthday with games, a party bear themed lunch and a small raffle. A day enjoyed by all, especially the bears!

Holiday Hunger Project /

Catholic Care’s School, Children and Family Wellbeing Service work closely with head teachers and staff in approximately 65 Catholic Schools across West Yorkshire. Many of the families who we support experience hardship and poverty. This is often exacerbated during school holidays when free school meals for children are not available. There are approximately 170 non-school Read More