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Independent Seniors. Thriving Families.

Catholic Social Services (CSS) is a faith-based social service agency focused on improving the quality of life of people of all faiths and backgrounds during some of the most vulnerable times of their lives. By serving people in ways that help seniors live independent, connected lives and families thrive, Catholic Social Services continues its 70-year legacy to address the community’s unmet, pressing needs with compassion.  

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Impact in Action

Gerry feels safe knowing she has reliable transportation to her dialysis appointments.

“Using the Transportation Program, ‘gives my daughter peace of mind,’ Gerry says.  ‘She doesn’t want me driving in [winter] weather.’” 

SUCCESS STORIES

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33,000

People served in 2017.

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200,000

Annual volunteer hours.

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94%

Client satisfaction rate.

Impact Stories

  • Thankful for Transportation

    When we gather with our family or friends to celebrate Thanksgiving, we probably don’t think much about how we will get to the gathering. Transportation is something we often take for granted. It’s easy to forget that for many poor and vulnerable people in Ohio, transportation is one of the biggest barriers to success and […]

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Featured Donor

  • Andy and Micheal Sonderman

    “Catholic Social Services allows us to live the corporal works of mercy through its focus on the critical and growing needs of seniors, and the deepening needs of families in the Columbus Diocese. We are drawn to the laser focus on the dignity of every human being exhibited by the Staff and volunteers who make CSS so compassionate and effective.”

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Locations

COLUMBUS

197 E. Gay Street
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 221-5891

WEST COLUMBUS

Our Lady of Guadalupe Center
409 Industry Drive
Columbus, OH 43204
(614) 340-7061

NEWARK

1031 Brice Street
Newark, OH 43055
(740) 345-2565

PORTSMOUTH

St. Francis Catholic Outreach Center
2311 Stockham Lane
Portsmouth, OH 45662
(740) 353-3185

ZANESVILLE

422 Main Street, Ste 400
P.O. Box 3446
Zanesville, OH 43702-3446
(740) 452-5057

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