How We Help

By providing help, we create hope for many of our brothers and sisters who live in poverty within Santa Cruz, San Benito, Monterey, and San Luis Obispo Counties- the Diocese of Monterey. Our dedicated staff and volunteers strive to help the marginalized gain self-sufficiency and stability through  a wide range of services, resources, and case management.

Family Support Services

We assist families with readjustment onto the path of financial stability and self-sufficiency by providing direct assistance and focused collaboration with other community-based organizations. For many families facing economic crisis, Family Supportive Services provides the first step toward stabilization.

Learn More

Legal Immigration & Citizenship Program

We provide assistance and guidance for those who struggle in achieving lawful permanent residency and those who wish to become citizens of our nation. The Legal Immigration and Citizenship Program staff is a significant resource in our communities known for their experience and expertise in the processes of becoming legal residents and/or citizens.

Learn More

Tattoo Removal Program

Our Tattoo Removal Program helps remove barriers to viable employment and broaden economic and social opportunities for individuals committed to change the direction of their lives. The non-age limits and low fees provide access to this otherwise highly expensive treatment.

Learn More

How You Can Help

There are many ways to help our brothers and sisters in need! Donors and volunteers make our work possible. Please consider providing help and creating hope to those in our community by making a monetary contribution, donating a used vehicle, or by volunteering your time and talents.

Like Us on Facebook

Watch Us on Youtube

Email List Signup

Sign up to get interesting news and updates delivered to your inbox.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.




We have an efficient volunteer program that offers jobs to fit your talents, schedule and preferences, and offer long-term, short-term and brand ambassador/one time positions. Volunteer positions are open to students, organizations, or anyone looking to give back.

Learn More

Employment Opportunities

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Monterey is eager to have people join our team who are passionate about ending poverty and excited about living out our identity as workers for justice and opportunity for all.

Learn More


During their placement with our Agency, interns experience working with clients who have various needs, ages, family constellations, and cultural backgrounds.

Learn More