About Us - Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton About Us - Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton


About Us

We are a nonprofit agency that offers mental health, poverty-reduction, and social and crisis services to individuals and families, particularly those impacted by trauma and adversity. Our professional and experienced staff employ evidence-based interventions to help people obtain their goals.

Our History

Since 1913, Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton has been saving lives, restoring dignity, and helping individuals and families achieve self-sufficiency. Central Jersey residents, regardless of their faith, have always found Catholic Charities programs to be welcoming and compassionate.

Our Mission

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, inspired by our Catholic faith and shared values, restores dignity and independence to individuals and families, especially the poor and vulnerable; through service, advocacy and community building.

Our People

We offer an inclusive and diverse work environment, recruiting and retaining the most skilled and experienced professionals. In addition to providing a culturally competent organization, our employees participate in ongoing professional development and quality improvement. We keep the focus simple: renew lives and restore hope. Our staff share a common value of treating every person with utmost dignity and respect.

Inspiring Stories

Learn how we change lives. Read some of our client stories that move and inspire.

Publications & Annual Report

We publish a quarterly newsletter, The Spirit, which can be found here along with our annual newsletter for the Guardian Angel Dinner Dance. Also, access past annual reports. For information regarding the national network of Catholic Charity agencies, click here.


Catholic Charities programs are located throughout Central New Jersey in Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean counties. Most offices offer limited visitor parking and many are wheelchair accessible. It is advisable to contact offices directly prior to your visit to inquire about any special needs you may have.

Our Diversity & Inclusion Values

At Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, we are committed to sharing values of diversity and inclusion in order to achieve and sustain excellence. We firmly believe that we can best promote excellence by recruiting and retaining a diverse group of employees, volunteers, and Board members and by creating a climate of respect that supports their success. An environment that values diversity, inclusion, and excellence is critical to attaining the goal of becoming a Provider of Choice.

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