Christmas Lunches at the ready! /

Peter Simmons, Catholic Care’s Manager of the Older People’s Community Groups, is pictured putting the final touches to delicious freshly cooked Christmas lunches on Wednesday 9th December prepared and cooked by Peter himself and Michelle Vink, who runs the groups. Turkey, roast potatoes, fresh vegetables and homemade Christmas cake for dessert was on the menu. Read More

Gianna Baby Bank Plus Film Launch /

Friends, colleagues and supporters joined together on Tuesday 8th December to celebrate the launch of the Gianna Baby Bank Plus Film. We wanted to capture the work of the team throughout this Covid pandemic period. Whist many Baby Banks, closed their doors Gianna remained open supporting hundreds of families across the Diocese. Well done Eileen Read More

Christmas Community Market /

The first of Catholic Care’s Christmas Community Markets took place at St Anthony’s Beeston on Friday 11th December. Lauren Oliver’s market stall looked wonderfully festive. What a lovely surprise for families and parishioners. Lauren had boxes of mince pies available, fresh bakery items and fresh fruit and vegetables. Lisa Leonard Head Teacher said ‘It was Read More

International Day of People with Disabilities /

3 December marks the annual celebration of people with disabilities with the 2020 theme of “not all disabilities are visible”. This special day acts as a reminder to us all of the importance of removing barriers for all people living with disability, both visible and invisible. At Catholic Care we have homes for adults with Read More

Catholic Care’s Community Markets /

A huge thank you to our partners who are helping us to deliver six community markets across the Diocese. Our current partners include Neighbourly allowing us access to Aldi and Lidl, FareShare which gives us access to Tesco surplus food and Warburtons bakery donating 100 loafs of fresh bread a week. We also want to Read More

Catholic Care’s Very Busy Summer /

When the first wave of coronavirus came along and the country went into Lockdown in March, we entered unprecedented times. No one had experienced anything like it before and certainly no one expected it to continue into the summer. With these drastic changes in our lives came a surge in demand as people faced enormous Read More

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Would you like to work for a charity that makes a difference to so many lives? /

Would you like to work for a charity that makes a difference to so many lives? Check out our latest vacancies at: catholic-care.org.uk/recruitment/ We have currently have vacancies in: #LearningDisabilityService – #Leeds #Bradford #Calderdale #Shipley #Brighouse #Bingley #Todmorden #SuttoninCraven #Keighley #ChildrensResidentialService – #Leeds #OlderPeopleService – #Skipton Catholic Care is an Equal Opportunities employer At Catholic Care we provide services to people of all faiths and none and also employ people Read More

World Mental Health Day /

World Mental Health Day is recognised all over the world on 10 October each year. The theme for this year, set by the World Federation for Mental Health is: Mental Health For All. Greater Investment- Greater Access. Everyone, Everywhere. During these difficult and uncertain times, support for Mental Health has never been more important. At Read More