We are a ministry of the church caring for the poor and the vulnerable. Our ministry is based on the person of Jesus, who “came not to be served, but to serve.” We believe in the dignity of the human person, and are committed to the Judeo-Christian vision of justice and peace.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of San Diego, was recently recognized for our transparency with a Silver Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. More than 8 million visitors per year and a network of 200+ partners use GuideStar data to grow support for nonprofits.
For ninety-nine years and five different names—Catholic Welfare Bureau, Catholic Casework Bureau, Catholic Family Services, Consortium of Catholic Charities, Catholic Community Services—Catholic Charities has maintained its tradition of response to the poor, community leadership and unwavering service.
These are the faces of Catholic Charities, living and sharing the Mission every day…
Call Monday – Friday 8AM – 5PM
After hours leave a confidential voice mail and you will receive a prompt reply from the appropriate program department the next business day.
Years of Service
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Catholic Charities, Diocese of San Diego, Administration offices are co-located with the Diocese of San Diego at 3888 Paducah Drive, San Diego 92117. There are no direct services provided at this new location. All direct services will continue to be housed at sites throughout San Diego and Imperial Counties.
If you are unsure of any department’s office or service location, please call 619 231-2828.