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ADOPTION BY CHOICE: Since 1924; specializing in domestic and international adoptions; pregnancy and parenting counseling; foster care; Hague Convention Accredited.

BASIC AND EMERGENCY NEEDS: Emergency services; financial assistance; tenant/landlord mediation; facilitating access to public benefits; utility assistance; housing and shelter search; Gift of Giving Christmas Program.

BILINGUAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS: Portuguese and Hispanic programs on health and health services; MediCare, MediCaid, and health insurance; navigating the American Health Care system; and Portuguese Elder Groups.

CENTRAL AMERICAN IMMIGRANT WORKER COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: Working with the Organization Maya K’iche’ and Catholic Campaign for Human Development to further the cause of Immigrant and Migrant Workers.

CITIZENSHIP SERVICES PROGRAM (CSP): Naturalization and Citizenship Preparation and consulting.

COMMUNITY ACTION FOR BETTER HOUSING (CABH): Community development and rehabilitation; low income housing programs (Talbot Apartment, Saint Anne's S.R.O., St. Dominic's Elder Housing); low income home ownership programs

COUNSELING SERVICES: Mental Health counseling for the uninsured, under-insured, and low income; crisis intervention services, Catholic Schools, Diocese of Fall River.

HOUSING AND HOUSING RETENTION: Housing counseling; first time homebuyers program; home buying preparation; mortgage default and delinquency advocacy; budgeting and money management counseling.

IMMIGRATION LAW EDUCATION & ADVOCACY PROJECT (ILEAP): Immigrant, refugee, and minority advocacy; immigration legal services.

OFFICE FOR CHILD PROTECTION: The overseeing and investigative arm of the Fall River Diocese looking into allegations of abuse with the Diocese; oversight of criminal background checks, and abuse prevention training.

OFFICE FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (OPD): Disability services specializing in marginalized clients; SPED and IEP advocacy; referral and navigating state and federal services; case management; information services.

PERMANENT SUPPORTIVE HOUSING : Homelessness and disability transitional and long term housing (families and singles); homeless shelter.

SOLANUS CASEY FOOD PANTRY: The largest food pantry south of Boston servicing 800+ client per month.

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