Capital Region Pop-Ups Announced Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend Below a listing of Community PODS that are operating over the weekend and for the next week.  All opportunities are walk in (or up) and are in addition to those opportunities found using http://www.vaccines.gov/.  As part of Governor Cuomo’s “Vax now, Play later” campaign, there will be a vaccine effort at Grafton State Park.  Those who get vaccinated at this, or other participating state parks, will [...]

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Catholic Charities Announces CC MOVE Schedule for May

Volunteers Needed! Catholic Charities is looking for volunteers to assist in the packaging and distribution of food. Volunteers are asked to arrive at 8:15 AM. May 5Crosstown Plaza, 2330 Watt Street, SchenectadyStart time: 9:30am May 10Macedonia Baptist Church, 26 Wilson Avenue, AlbanyStart time: 9:30am May 11Centro Civico, 143 E. Main Street, AmsterdamStart time: 9:30am May 14Lansingburgh Boys and Girls Club, 501 4th Avenue, TroyStart time: 9:30am May 18Our Lady of [...]

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Catholic Charities Disabilities Services was established in 1984. They provide services and supports to children and adults who have intellectual and developmental disabilities residing within eleven counties including Albany, Schenectady, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Warren, Washington, Fulton, Montgomery, Schoharie, Columbia and Greene. They strive to provide individuals who have developmental disabilities and traumatic brain injuries with opportunities and supports to learn the skills and develop [...]

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Our community is working to deliver COVID-19 vaccinations to all our neighbors in an equitable manner.   To streamline the process, residents are being asked to pre-register for the vaccine, here: https://albany.518c19.com/.   The pre-registration form can be used by any individual. Once appointments are made available, individuals will be notified and offered an opportunity to schedule an appointment.   *NOTE* appointments at Washington Avenue Armory [...]

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February 22, 2021

Hope for the Homeless

From February 22nd through the 26th, Catholic Charities Housing Office is celebrating Hope for the Homeless, a week-long virtual event to benefit the Catholic Charities Housing Office. Each day this week, we’ll be sharing with you stories and a videos highlighting the work of the Catholic Charities Housing Office and the people they serve. The money we raise will go to support homeless people right here in our community. Last year, your support helped 859 people in our housing programs. [...]

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