Office of Social Services

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

News

Catholic Charities works to reduce poverty in the Diocese of Youngstown.  According to the United States Department of Agriculture, 26.2% of the children living in the Diocese of Youngstown live in poverty.  Please visit  our website often to stay informed about our programs and services. In honor of all kids of the Diocese, Catholic Charities is […]

To receive information regarding our Down Payment Assistance Program, fill out the form below COMPLETELY and we will be in touch with you to discuss the possibilities of home ownership.  

Hunger doesn’t take a vacation, and neither does the need for emergency assistance in our Diocese. What began as an inventive way to raise funds for the Annual Summer Hunger program (see details here), has now morphed into an ongoing service that will continue to support our Emergency Assistance Programs throughout the six (6) counties that make […]

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.

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