If you are in need of services, please call our Staff for assistance. We are able to offer phone-based services only until further notice.
You may also call our main office at 607-734-9784 to be directed to the appropriate program. 

Our Clothing Closet at the Samaritan Center will be closed until further notice. Food will still be available at our Schuyler Outreach Food Pantry & Samaritan Center Food Pantry.

Please note that donations, other than monetary, food or cleaning supplies, are being suspended until further notice. Donations may be ordered through our partner, RightGift, and shipped directly to us.

At this time, we will continue to provide services to those in need, including our Community Kitchen. We are following the protocol provided by the CDC to assist with the health & safety of our staff and neighbors.

Thank you for your understanding and assistance!

1) Have you traveled to a country for which the CDC has issued a Level 2 or 3 travel designation within the last 14 days?
2) Have you had contact with any Persons Under Investigation for Coronavirus/COVID-19 within the last 14 days, OR with anyone with known Coronavirus/COVID-19?
3) Do you have any symptoms of a respiratory infection (such as a cough, sore throat, fever, or shortness of breath)?
4) Do you have a fever?

If you answered YES to any of the above questions, please DO NOT go out in public or come see us. Please call your doctor. They will tell you what to do. Please call 607-734-9784 to reschedule your visit with us.

Welcome to Catholic Charities of Chemung and Schuyler Counties!

Catholic Charities is committed to fighting the effects of poverty and its root causes through its work. Catholic Charities provides needed programs and services in our community with a priority toward the poor. We work to ensure that people have food, clothing, shelter, medical services, and the ability to achieve a decent standard of living. We offer programs that specialize in residential services, victim services, public policy advocacy, and parish services.

Catholic Charities serves people of all faiths and backgrounds, does not discriminate, and is inclusive of all people. Our Board of Directors is composed of volunteers from various backgrounds. Over 90% of all money donated is spent on the needs of those we serve.

Contact us for more information.

 

UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
In re Diocese of Rochester Case No. 19-20905

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT, On September 12, 2019, the Diocese of Rochester ("Diocese") filed for protection under chapter 11 of title 11 of the United States Code (the "Bankruptcy Code"). The Bankruptcy Court has established August 13, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. (prevailing Eastern time) as the deadline to file proofs of claim against the Diocese (the "Bar Date"). If you have a claim against the Diocese, including, without limitation, a claim related to sexual abuse committed by any person connected with the Diocese, you must file a claim on or before the Bar Date.

Please visit https://case.stretto.com/rochesterdiocese or call (855) 347-3773 for more information on how to file your proof of claim.

IF YOU DO NOT TIMELY FILE A PROOF OF CLAIM, YOU MAY FORFEIT YOUR RIGHT TO VOTE ON ANY PLAN OF REORGANIZATION AND TO SHARE IN ANY DISTRIBUTIONS MADE TO CREDITORS IN CONNECTION WITH THE DEBTOR'S CHAPTER 11 CASE.
More Information