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(877) 426-6515

Suburban Cook

(847) 782-4000

Lake County

Catholic Charities Administrative Offices - (312) 655-7000.

Catholic Charities Social Services - email, or call (312) 655-7700 in Chicago or (847) 782-4000 in Lake County and someone will assist you. Call volume is extremely high so email is recommended if you are unable to find what you need on the web site.

Counseling Support Line - (312) 948-6951, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

To donate to our work by phone, call (312) 948-6087. Every gift helps someone in need.



Brigid Murphy, Director
721 N. LaSalle St.
Chicago, IL 60654
Office: (312) 655-7019
Mobile: (773) 709-5335

It is the responsibility of the Department of Communications to ensure consistent, uniform and effective communication of the mission, goals, activities and accomplishments of Catholic Charities to both internal and external audiences. The Department coordinates marketing, crisis communications, public relations, media relations, web page content, social media, agency publications and parish communications.

The Communications Department handles the design of all publications and marketing materials, establishes and maintains graphics standards for the agency, and provides design support for events and development endeavors. The Department of Communications also creates and publishes Keenager News, a special form of outreach to seniors through a free, monthly newspaper geared to their interests.