Catholic Charities News

In The Pilot: Economic Instability & Meeting Basic Needs in Massachusetts

Monday, February 3, 2020


Economic insecurity is a very real concern for many of our neighbors here in Massachusetts and beyond.  Catholic Charities of Boston exists to serve those in need throgh four program centers of excellence: Basic Needs, Youth and Family Services, Workforce Development and Immigration Services-- all of which offer a wide range of programs and services to respond to those in need in our community.

An Update from CLINIC and the Supreme Court

Friday, January 31, 2020


U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will implement the final public charge rule to adjustment of status applicants who submit a Form I-485 postmarked on or after Feb. 24, 2020. For applications that are sent by commercial courier (e.g., UPS/FedEx/DHL), the postmark date is the date reflected on the courier receipt. Applicants who reside in Illinois are currently exempted from this final rule due to an injunction in that state prohibiting implementation of the rule.