Read this article in The Advocate about one families' story of adoption.
Click here to read about The Advocate's coverage of the two newest seminars available to families in the region. These adoption-related seminars are presented by Catholic Charities clinical social workers who hold specific certification in adoption.
To read more, click here to read the full article in the Catholic Commentator.
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Baton Rouge proclaims the gospel vision of Jesus Christ as our mission by serving the needs of individuals and families, especially the poorest and working with Church and community for justice, peace, and compassion in society.”
The Maternity and Adoption Program fulfills this mission by seeking families and resources for children.
The Heart Gallery presents children who are in the custody and care of the Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services. In partnership with DCFS, Catholic Charities is advocating and recruiting for family resources, mentors, encouragers, and prayers for the children listed in the Heart Gallery. Please email Barbara Thompson or call 225 336 8708 for more information about the Heart Gallery or other opportunities for ministry.
Catholic Charities is recruiting champions for children.
Did you know that 4,281 children are currently in foster care in Louisiana?
600 of these children are available for adoption.
NOW is your time to help - mentor, visit, pray, create a family.
Contact us for more information!