Sep
23
Sat
Natural Health and Wellness Summit
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

UPDATE: Due to Hurricane Harvey, this event has been rescheduled to Sat., Sept. 23.

Catholic Charities Women Veteran Services invites you to experience, learn and embrace the benefits of a more healthy lifestyle. Our Natural Health and Wellness Summit is designed to educate you about and allow you to experience the myriad of natural health services and treatments that exist to help you look and feel your BEST!

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Experience on-site chair massage and sample healthy snacks. Learn how you may be able to reduce or eliminate some medications; grow healthy, strong hair; reduce your waistline and more. Come out and enhance your personal health.

The event is FREE for women who have served in any branch of the military (active or reserve) and you can bring a friend. We’ll have activities for the children too! Breakfast and lunch will be provided. You won’t be disappointed. Space is limited so register fast!

*By registering for the Natural Health Fair and related events, you consent to having your image, voice, likeness, presentation and/or other copyrightable material recorded, including video, audio, and still photography. We reserve the right to use recordings taken at the WVS CCGH Natural Health Fair and related events however we might choose to, without giving you notice*

For questions, vendor or exhibitor information, contact womenveterans@catholiccharities.org.

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Jun
12
Tue
Celebrate the First Texas Women Veterans Day @ Houston City Hall
Jun 12 @ 1:00 pm

Celebrate the inaugural Texas Women Veterans Day on June 12, 2018 at Houston City Hall.

Witness the inaugural Texas Women Veterans Day on June 12, 2018. Be a part of history as we celebrate all female veterans on the 70th anniversary of the Women Armed Services Integration Act.

Event is free and open to the public. See further details below. RSVP at https://bit.ly/TXWomenVetsDay

 

Texas Women Veterans Day Flyer June 12, 2018

 

Learn more about Catholic Charities Women Veteran Services and how you can help serve the women who served our country.

 

Nov
8
Thu
A Veteran’s Affair – Open House @ Catholic Charities Guadalupe Center
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Save the Date and Join us on Thursday, November 8!

Every day, thousands of female veterans in the Greater Houston area are in crisis. But thanks to people like you, Catholic Charities is there to help the women who served our country heal and build better lives for themselves and their families.

Please join us for “A Veteran’s Affair” on Thursday, November 8 at Catholic Charities’ Guadalupe Basic Needs Center to learn more about our Women Veteran Services program and how you make an impact in the lives of hundreds of veterans each year.

A Veteran's Affair Open House Invite

For more information, please contact Naibi Rivera at 713.874.6629 or NRivera@CatholicCharities.org.

Jan
29
Wed
2020 Star Veterans Senior Expo & Health Fair @ Mamie George Community Center
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

The 2020 Star Veterans Senior Expo & Health Fair is Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at Catholic Charities’ Mamie George Community Center!

This FREE event is for veterans, families and caregivers from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and includes door prizes, health screenings, grab bags, light bites, entertainment, speakers and more!

See the flyer below for details!

2020 Star Veterans Senior Expo and Health Fair

Jul
31
Fri
Free Virtual Wellness Workshop for Active Duty, Veterans and Families @ Online Event
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Online workshop for active duty, veterans and their familiesMental health for active duty, veterans and their families. Catholic Charities can help!

Mental health is important, especially during these times of increased social distancing. Explore mindfulness and meditation in this FREE virtual workshop. Increase your own self-awareness to help manage anxiety and stress.

Friday, July 31, 2020
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. CST
Workshop hosted on Zoom

Register in advance:
https://bit.ly/vetswellness

Questions? Contact Patrice Hartsfield at phartsfield@CatholicCharities.org.

Aug
19
Wed
Mindfulness and Kids: Two Interactive Workshops for Veterans and Their Kids @ Online via Zoom
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Practicing mindfulness is important in times like these, for you and your child.

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted daily life for us all. While the news can be overwhelming, practicing to be present in the moment can help calm anxious thoughts.

Join us for this free webinar to learn how to:

  • Practice different kinds of breathing
  • Expand our awareness by using our senses
  • Discover ways mindfulness is helpful in daily life

Register for either 30-minute online session:
Webinars are hosted on Zoom

Session 1
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Ages 3-5: 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Register: https://bit.ly/wvpwellness35

Session 2
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Ages 6-8: 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Register: https://bit.ly/wvpwellness68

Catholic Charities is here to support you, too, as you talk to your children with open ears and clear minds.
Catholic Charities serves veterans and their families, offering free counseling and support.

For more information, please contact us at manna@catholiccharities.org or visit our Women Veterans Program page.

Dec
6
Mon
Foster Parent Orientation @ Online Event
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Foster Parent Orientation @ Online Event

Open your heart and home to a youth in need!

Sign up for a free online orientation session to learn more about Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care program and how you can help a youth in need.

REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE ORIENTATION

Our online orientations are held over Zoom, so you will need access to a computer or mobile device. Please complete all fields below to register. A representative from Catholic Charities will get back with you as quickly as possible to provide information to connecting to the online orientation.

For any specific questions, please contact SJEHCRecruitment@catholiccharities.org.

About Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care Program
Our program provides a nurturing environment for unaccompanied refugee children and youth, many who have escaped devastating situations in their native lands. Through foster families, our agency home and supportive services, we help them heal and thrive.

Dec
9
Thu
Foster Parent Orientation @ Online Event
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Foster Parent Orientation @ Online Event

Open your heart and home to a youth in need!

Sign up for a free online orientation session to learn more about Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care program and how you can help a youth in need.

REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE ORIENTATION

Our online orientations are held over Zoom, so you will need access to a computer or mobile device. Please complete all fields below to register. A representative from Catholic Charities will get back with you as quickly as possible to provide information to connecting to the online orientation.

For any specific questions, please contact SJEHCRecruitment@catholiccharities.org.

About Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care Program
Our program provides a nurturing environment for unaccompanied refugee children and youth, many who have escaped devastating situations in their native lands. Through foster families, our agency home and supportive services, we help them heal and thrive.

Dec
13
Mon
Foster Parent Orientation to Help Afghan Families @ Online Event
Dec 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Foster Parent Orientation to Help Afghan Families @ Online Event

You can help Afghan youth in need of nurture and care!

Sign up for this special free online orientation session to learn more about Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care program and how you can help an Afghan youth in need.

REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE ORIENTATION

Our online orientations are held over Zoom, so you will need access to a computer or mobile device. Please complete all fields below to register. A representative from Catholic Charities will get back with you as quickly as possible to provide information to connecting to the online orientation.

For any specific questions, please contact SJEHCRecruitment@catholiccharities.org.

About Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care Program
Our program provides a nurturing environment for unaccompanied refugee children and youth, many who have escaped devastating situations in their native lands. Through foster families, our agency home and supportive services, we help them heal and thrive.

Dec
15
Wed
Foster Parent Orientation to Help Afghan Families @ Online Event
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

You can help Afghan youth in need of nurture and care!

Sign up for this special free online orientation session to learn more about Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care program and how you can help an Afghan youth in need.

REGISTER FOR AN ONLINE ORIENTATION

Our online orientations are held over Zoom, so you will need access to a computer or mobile device. Please complete all fields below to register. A representative from Catholic Charities will get back with you as quickly as possible to provide information to connecting to the online orientation.

For any specific questions, please contact SJEHCRecruitment@catholiccharities.org.

About Catholic Charities’ St. Jerome Emiliani Foster Care Program
Our program provides a nurturing environment for unaccompanied refugee children and youth, many who have escaped devastating situations in their native lands. Through foster families, our agency home and supportive services, we help them heal and thrive.