Office of Social Services

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Mary Ellen Andersen, Director
144 West Wood St.
Youngstown, OH 44503
(330) 744-8451


Catholic Charities Regional Agency to host annual Men Who Cook event. Come and enjoy this years’ nautical themed event with great food, lots of fun, local celebrity chefs and judges, an open bar, and wonderful auction items up for grabs. Departure:             Friday, May 9, 2014 Port of Call:           Antone’s Banquet Centre Boarding Time:     6:00pm Boarding […]

2014 Annual Bishop’s Appeal Changing Lives…One Family at a Time As of March 13, 2014, $1,693,295.00 was committed by 9,736 Catholic households in our 2014 Annual Bishop’s Appeal.  This amount represents 45% of our goal of $3.8 million. Thank you for supporting the Annual Bishop’s Appeal for Catholic Charities and Church.  Approximately 2/3 of the […]

Hurry and clean up…. Run the vacuum Dust the furniture Wipe off the counter tops Clean the mirrors Scrub the showers And, don’t forget the toilets! Most of us have said these very same words, or if not, we have heard them. When we do, we go to the closet, pull out our cleaning supplies […]

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About Office of Social Services

Catholic Charities Central Offices houses the Catholic Charities Administration Office, the Office of Social Services, Diocese of Youngstown Catholic Charities Corporation and the Office of Social Action.


Brian R. Corbin, Executive Director & Secretary-Treasurer
Diocesan Coordinator for Health Affairs

Providing general oversight for the Department of Catholic Charities Services; convening and working with the Catholic health and human welfare institutions of the Diocese, as well as board committees and community organizations. The Department provides health care ethics and medical-moral consultation, and acts as a liaison with the St. Vincent DePaul Society, the Catholic hospitals and nursing homes.

Office of Social Services
Diocese of Youngstown Catholic Charities Corporation (DOYCCC)

Mary Ellen Andersen, MS, President & CEO

Rachel A. Hrbolich, MA, Associate Director

Nikole M. Baringer, BA, Grants and Projects Coordinator

Jennifer Lucarelli, Secretary

This department provides direction for the provision of social and housing services throughout the Diocese; coordinates service delivery; supervises and assists the Catholic Charities affiliate agency executive directors and management teams; creates training and development opportunities for Boards of Directors; and builds and cultivates relationships with parishes and communities.

144 West Wood St.
Youngstown, OH  44503
(330) 744-8451

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