Office of Social Services

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

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“Evan” is a single father working hard to raise his 2 young daughters without their mother’s presence.  He had spent a month in the protection of the county domestic violence shelter with his children.  He was an occasional participant of Catholic Charities First Step Program as the shelter took care of his basic needs.  When […]

Are you ready to Keep the Kids Warm?    WE ARE! Do you remember the winter of 2015? I might have a hard time remembering what I did last weekend and what I wore yesterday, but I do remember the bitter cold winter of 2015! I remember Facebook friends trying to outdo one another by posting […]

Do you need a gift for that special someone on your list? Or how about that one family member that is so hard to buy for?   Catholic Charities has a perfect gift for just about anyone on your list this year! Give a gift in someone’s honor.  Simply make a donation (any dollar amount) […]

About Office of Social Services

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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.

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
e-mail: charities@youngstowndiocese.org

Rachel A. Hrbolich, MA, Associate Director
e-mail: rhrbolich@youngstowndiocese.org

Nikole M. Kelley, BA, Grants and Projects Coordinator
e-mail:  nkelley@youngstowndiocese.org

Jennifer Lucarelli, Database and Administrative Assistant
e-mail: jlucarelli@youngstowndiocese.org

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. Additionally, this department also coordinates and provides technical assistance for Catholic Charities’ fund raising, grant writing and reporting efforts.

 

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

Locations:
  • Ashtabula
  • Office of Social Services
  • Regional Agency
  • Portage & Stark