Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County serves and advocates for families and individuals in need, especially those living in poverty. Rooted in gospel values, we work to create a more just and compassionate community in which people of all cultures and beliefs can participate. Through more than 30 programs, Catholic Charities achieves the following service results: Strengthening Families and Communities, Building Economic Self-Sufficiency, and Advocating For Justice. All services are provided by a professional staff team that reflects the diversity of the community. The organization is part of a national network of separately incorporated, independent Catholic Charities agencies.