Catherine McAuley

“We should be shining lamps, giving light to all around us”. Catherine McAuley, Namesake of Catherine’s House, Foundress of the […]

The TOGETHER Challenge

TOGETHER. Throughout history, together has proven to be the action that defeats all elements of evil, catastrophe, and disaster. It is an action that works, above all differences, for the greater good. It is a word that, when used in its truest spirit, is Holy; a word that embodies, mercy, grace and love.

The Love of a Sister: Ty’s Story

Ty has been a resident of Catherine’s House for four months, however many days you would barely know she is in the house. She is a quiet young woman with kind eyes and a gentle smile. She maintains her quiet demeanor, “until she knows you, then she will open up.”

Senanmi’s Story

It is Senanmi’s 33rd birthday. Before she enjoys the birthday cake, celebration, and presents that have been arranged for her this evening, she agreed to sit down and share her story with us. It is one of desolation and despair. A story that could only be overcome by strength and resilience, and a mother’s love for her child.

Fall Newsletter

In 2018, Catherine’s House celebrated our 25th anniversary. Over the course of our 25 years, we have served over 2,300 […]

We Celebrate Sister Carmelita

Her story begins in Ireland, where she was born and raised by a “large, devoted Catholic family.”  She entered religious […]

Quotes from Volunteers

“Since ending my term on the board in 2000, I have found my place as a volunteer. I came to […]