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Youth & Education Assistant

March 7, 2024

Columbia, MO • Catholic Charities Job Type: Part-time Description Overview Catholic Charities of Central & Northern Missouri is seeking a dedicated addition to join our agency’s case management team and play a crucial role in providing care and creating hope. This entry-level…

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Community Collaboration: how linking arms with community partners moves our mission forward

February 15, 2024

The crux of our work at Catholic Charities is encountering those in need, to know them, to honor their dignity, and to work alongside them to gain access to the resources that lift them out of poverty, reunite their families,…

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Engaging with parishes: how can we help?

February 2, 2024

By Ashley Wiskirchen “How can we help them?”  I hear this question often as I participate in parish engagement work at Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. I heard it during each one of the Parish Engagement and Charity…

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Encounter Articles

How preparing for disaster can keep your family safe, and serve your community

April 2, 2024

At Catholic Charities, we understand that disaster preparation, response, and recovery isn’t just a safety issue — it’s also a poverty issue. Unfortunately, disaster doesn’t discriminate between the financially stable or those struggling. “You never think it’ll happen to you…

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Parishes partner to provide mental health support

April 2, 2024

Culturally comfortable care for Spanish-speaking families By Ashley Wiskirchen Ilsi Palacios is the Hispanic Services Coordinator at Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri. In her role, she provides case management for Spanish-speaking clients and manages the Clinica para la familia (CLIFAM)…

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Resource Fair marks Catholic Charities Food Pantry second anniversary.

April 2, 2024

By Jennifer Hudson To address the growing needs of mid-Missourians, community organizations and local collaborators are strengthening relationships to provide essential support and resources. The Catholic Charities Food Pantry serves as a lifeline for individuals and families experiencing food insecurity.…

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