Organization Mission: Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County serves and advocates for families and individuals in need, especially those living in poverty. Rooted in gospel values, we work to create a more just and compassionate community in which people of all cultures and beliefs can
Drug and Alcohol Services for Criminal Justice System: The Behavioral Health Criminal Justice program is a Full Service Partnership contract with the Department of Mental Health to serve adults 26–59 years old with mental health and substance abuse problems, and a criminal background, or those who are at risk of incarceration.
Services for Mental Health: Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County offers a number of services that can help older adults, adults and children
get on the road to wellness and recovery to overcome these barriers and
make positive life changes.
Other System of Care or Related Services: Catholic Charities helps the homeless, very low-income families, and the working poor find and keep safe, stable, and appropriate housing. In addition, through its Campaign to Cut Poverty in Santa Clara County, the agency works with other groups to promote the development of sufficient affordable housing in our area.
Language Capacity: Most programs have Spanish, some have Vietnamese, Russian. Our psychiatrist speaks Arabic and our older adult programs have Mandarin and Cantonese.
Departments Contracted With: Santa Clara County Department of Mental Health, First 5, HUD and Santa Clara County Courts.
For more Information, please visit the agency’s website: www.catholiccharitiesscc.org