Catholic Charities is one of the largest private family service agencies in Fairfield County. We serve the most vulnerable in our communities.
Help your most vulnerable neighbors struggling to feed their families due to the rising cost of food, gas and housing. Catholic Charities is the leading provider of food resources throughout the Diocese, serving over 1.5 million meals each year to individuals, children, families and the homebound elderly!
Programs and Services
Our programs and services address both immediate needs and provide support and preparation for fostering independence and self-sufficiency.
Helping Since 1916
Catholic Charities serves Fairfield County with programs that feed the hungry and homebound, shelter the homeless, strengthen families, assist with physical and mental health, and deliver consultation and assistance to immigrants. We serve all people without regard to age, race, religion, or ability to pay.
Years of Service
Individuals Served Each Year
Catholic Charities of Fairfield County is honored to be recognized with the Blessed Michael McGivney Award by the Connecticut State Council of the Knights of Columbus. Learn how this prestigious award celebrates organizations making impactful humanitarian contributions.
Discover how Mr. Wilson rebuilt his life with the support of Catholic Charities of Fairfield County’s Housing Case Management Program. Facing challenges, including past mistakes and personal struggles, he found hope and guidance. Follow his journey as he navigates adversity, pursues education, and secures stable housing, showcasing the transformative power of community support.
In the complex tapestry of life, relationships hold a central place, and among them, romantic partnerships are among the most intricate. While love can be a source of immense joy, it can also bring its share of challenges and conflicts. This is where couples counseling, offered as part of New Outlook Counseling, emerges as a valuable resource for strengthening relationships and nurturing lasting bonds.