You Helped a Young Boy Cope with Anxiety

Leo’s mom noticed something was off. Her young son was extremely anxious and fearful any time he was away from her. His constant worrying began to impact his life at home and school. His mother knew he needed professional help. Thanks to you, Catholic Charities’ School Counseling program was right there. His counselor offered a […]

School Counselors Receive Bronze Award

Counselors in Catholic Charities’ School Counseling program received the Bronze Award from the Center for School Behavioral Health at Mental Health America of Greater Houston for their contributions to the center and professional development. Bronze awardees are Center Collaborative Members at least one year, implemented 5-10 Center Recommendations in their schools, represented at 60% of […]

Catholic Charities Gave a Young Girl Hope After the Trauma of Hurricane Harvey

When Hurricane Harvey hit, 14-year-old Karla had already faced many life storms. She came to Houston to reunite with her mother and to escape abuse at the hands of her father and relatives back in Honduras. While waiting to reunite, she lived in St. Michael’s Homes for Children, Catholic Charities’ shelter for unaccompanied minors. For […]