Take a few moments to read about the past year at Catholic Housing and Community Services in our Annual report.
St. Monica Elder Program is featured as a good work of St. Monica Parish in South Philadelphia in the Philadelphia Daily News. This program of Catholic Housing and Community Services provides services to seniors, helping them to continue living in their homes. Click here to read more.
On Tuesday, July 14, 2015, applications for Nativity B.V.M. Place became available. Nativity B.V.M. Place is a senior living community in Port Richmond that will open in the fall of 2015. The Nativity B.V.M. parish school is being converted into 63 one-bedroom apartments. Over 100 applicants attended the Application Day with another day scheduled for [...]
Catholic Housing and Community Services and the Office for Community Development broke ground on June 4, 2015 for St. Francis Villa, a 40-unit affordable senior housing development in the Kensington section of Philadelphia. Seniors of eligible and income will enjoy private apartments with a community room, computer room and outdoor garden space. Construction is expected [...]
Catholic Housing and Community Services is expanding its programs to provide affordable senior housing. In addition to an planned expansion for S. Philadelphia’s St. John Neumann Place, Catholic Housing and Community Services has begun converting Nativity BVM’s grade school into affordable apartments for seniors. After a protracted planning process, approval was finally secured and construction [...]
Catholic Housing and Community Services, the market’s number one provider of senior living programs, recently won accreditation for three area senior centers. St. Anne’s Senior Center, St. Charles Senior Center and Norris Square Senior Center are now fully accredited by the National Association of Senior Centers.