CCUSA’s Social Policy team advocates for policies that uphold human dignity and promote integral human development. Informed by the experience of local Catholic Charities agencies, we urge policymakers to see the faces of those in need in their communities and to create policies that assist and support them.
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January 11, 2024
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) have long supported the Child Tax Credit …
November 14, 2023
CCUSA and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) commend the Department of Labor for its efforts to improve …
CCUSA expresses appreciation for introduction of Immigration Court Efficiency and Children’s Court Act of 2023
November 3, 2023
In a letter to members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) President and CEO …
Pope Francis says, "the just ordering of society and of the state is a central responsibility of politics." Our Catholic faith calls us to serve the most vulnerable and to advocate for justice in social structures. CCUSA and the entire Catholic Charities ministry have a responsibility to advocate for just policy positions and to share our experience of serving those in need.
“The Church cannot and must not take upon herself the political battle to bring about the most just society possible. She cannot and must not replace the State. Yet at the same time she cannot and must not remain on the sidelines in the fight for justice. She has to play her part…”
DEUS CARITAS EST, NO. 28