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Catholic Social Services cares for vulnerable women during "shadow pandemic"

  • 25 November 2020
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Catholic Social Services cares for vulnerable women during "shadow pandemic"

Domestic abuse has been referred to as COVID-19's "shadow pandemic." How has Catholic Social Services responded to the increased need for support? Watch Global's Trending to find out.

For Agnes, Hope Starts Here

  • 16 November 2020
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For Agnes, Hope Starts Here

When our team found Agnes, her cupboards were empty, she had no medication to manage her illnesses, and no phone to call for the help she so desperately needed. 

For Ruth, Hope Starts Here

  • 13 November 2020
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For Ruth, Hope Starts Here

We know that COVID-19 will drive rates of domestic violence and increase the rates of homelessness for at-risk women and their children. 

For Frank, Hope Starts Here

  • 12 November 2020
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For Frank, Hope Starts Here

Our Welcome Home program helps recently-housed people, like Frank, combat the social isolation which drives so many back to the streets. 

Help those struggling with mental health

  • 9 April 2020
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Help those struggling with mental health

Many individuals are adjusting to a life in isolation and are feeling scared and uncertain about what tomorrow will bring. Our counselling staff are working around the clock to help individuals in Edmonton, Red Deer, Lloydminister and Wetaskiwin, cope with their feelings of despair.  

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