About the Office

80 N. Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22203
703-841-3876; Fax: 703-524-2741

100 Riverside Parkway, Suite 135
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
540-899-6507; Fax 540-899-6508

8241 Shoppers Square
Manassas, VA 20111
571-364-8010; Fax 571-364-8991

Belayneh Loppisso, Program Director
Migration & Refugee Services

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OUR MISSION & PHILOSOPHY

The mission of Catholic Charities Refugee Services is to help our clients become self-sufficient as soon as possible. It is our obligation to welcome all newcomers to our land regardless of gender, race, creed, or national origin and to lift them out of oppression and empower them with the tools necessary to succeed in their new land. Today, we at Catholic Charities Refugee Services are more committed than ever before to our mission of "welcoming the stranger" into our community.

We seek to serve with compassion and provide a supportive environment in which the dignity of each person is respected and the culture of each celebrated. We believe that that the empowerment process mandates that we address the needs of the body, mind, and spirit of each of our clients. We always recognize that our clients are resilient and capable individuals with extensive personal life experiences and that we are simply providing the tools by which these individuals will achieve independence in their new lives in America.

Programs and Services

Hurricane Florence Appeal

Donate to help those affected by Hurricane Florence

Many brothers and sisters in North Carolina, South Carolina and other states are struggling amidst the destruction caused by Hurricane Florence and its aftermath. Please consider providing financial assistance to vital efforts, on behalf of the Church, to relieve their suffering.


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Program Spotlight

Mother of Mercy Free Medical Clinic

We are pleased to announce the opening of the Mother of Mercy Free Medical Clinic to provide basic medical care to an estimated 8,000 uninsured individuals in Manassas and Manassas Park.

For more information, please click the link below or contact Alexandra Luevano, (703) 335-2779 (ext. 12) or email aluevano@ccda.net

 

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Re-Entry Program

Catholic Charities serves men and women returning to their communities after incarceration. Interested in being a Volunteer Mentor on our team? Download our flyer by clicking the button below.

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