Loneliness, isolation, a rise in dementia – the challenges of an ageing population.
The demand for specialised care for older people is constantly growing. Our members not only provide physical care for older people, but also address their spiritual and social needs. Members work so that everyone feels included in the community and to feel safe and valued whether at home or in supported accommodation.
Sector: Older people
Caritas Care provides adoption, fostering, learning disability services and community projects in Cumbria, Lancashire and Greater Manchester. Caritas Care have been finding new families for children who can no longer live with their birth families since 1943 and provide numerous adoption support services. The organization has a number of projects… More
Caritas Diocese of Salford
Caritas Salford is the independent charitable arm of the Diocese of Salford, which covers Greater Manchester and East Lancashire. They promote social justice through service, care and advocacy and envision a community where all people, particularly those experiencing disadvantage or discrimination, are welcomed, valued and supported to reach their full… More
Caritas Westminster is an agency of the Diocese that connects diocesan agencies, charities and statutory agencies with local initiatives such as parish projects. The work of Caritas is complemented by The John Southworth Fund, the Deaf Service, and St Joseph Pastoral Centre. Current initiatives at Caritas Westminster include the Caritas… More
Catholic Agency for Racial Justice (CARJ)
CARJ supports people from diverse backgrounds, working with Catholic Dioceses and Parishes, raising awareness and providing education for racial justice, promoting spiritual growth and development, and undertaking advocacy. CARJ have an educational schools project, work to support travellers and protect their rights, and run an Urban Network project bringing together those who wish… More
Catholic Care Leeds
Catholic Care is a charitable organisation working on behalf of the diocese of Leeds. Catholic Care supports children, older people, disabled and disadvantaged people of all ages. Their work currently includes adoption and family finding services, supported living for people with learning disability, two care homes for children, volunteer work… More
Father Hudson’s Society
Father Hudson’s Society, as part of Caritas Birmingham, have adult care, family placement and community projects departments. Adult care projects concentrate on the running of residential homes and day care centers and family placement deals with adoption, particularly of older children and sibling groups, and within the community Father Hudson’s… More
Hallam Caring Services
Hallam Caring Services is the forum in the Diocese of Hallam which brings together its social care projects. Covering a wide range of needs Hallam Caring Services offers a variety of services and support, not only to the Catholic population, but to the wider community as a whole. These services… More
Irish Chaplaincy is an independent NGO working throughout England and Wales to relieve poverty and advance health through advocacy and culturally appropriate outreach services for older Irish people, new Irish immigrants, Irish prisoners and their families, and Travellers. Find out more – http://www.irishchaplaincy.org.uk/ Volunteer with The Irish Chaplaincy… More