With faith in Jesus Christ and commitment to living Gospel values, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Erie in communion with the Universal Church, serves the people of Northwestern Pennsylvania.


Through evangelization, education, charity, service, the proclamation of Word and celebration of Sacrament, the mission of our Community is to call forth the gifts of individuals in order to enable each person to advance the reign of God and achieve full human potential and salvation in Christ.



MISSION STATEMENT:   Catholic Charities, Inc

As Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Erie, we are witness and servants of Jesus Christ.

Consistent with the teachings of the Catholic Church, we provide health care, social and pastoral services for those in need, regardless of faith.

Catholic Charities is committed to the sacredness of human life and the betterment of society.


MISSION STATEMENT:   Catholic Charities Counseling and Adoption Services

Faithful to Christ’s mission of love, Catholic Charities Counseling and Adoption Services is a non-profit organization serving communities throughout the Catholic Diocese of Erie.

Our mission is to provide professional counseling and adoption services and other programs that educate, affirm, and support individuals of all faiths to achieve their fullest human potential.