Emergency Housing Services

The goal of Emergency Housing is to provide help to families that are homeless, facing eviction, or living in sub-standard housing.  All clients are referred to the program through the Department of Social Services.  If you are in need of housing assistance in Livingston County, please first contact Social Services at (585) 243-7300. For Emergency Housing Services through Catholic Charities, contact Elijah Truth, Housing Worker at (585) 658-4466 or elijah.truth@dor.org. The many ways we assist include:

  • Finding safe and affordable housing, including providing a list of advertised apartments (updated weekly)
  • Providing short-term emergency housing
  • Access to legal information and resources
  • Obtaining and maintaining employment
  • Providing personal, financial, and career goal planning
  • Locating educational and training programs
  • Finding child care
  • Providing advocacy, counseling and support
  • Providing information and referrals

 

UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
In re Diocese of Rochester Case No. 19-20905


PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT, On September 12, 2019, the Diocese of Rochester ("Diocese") filed for protection under chapter 11 of title 11 of the United States Code (the "Bankruptcy Code"). The Bankruptcy Court has established August 13, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. (prevailing Eastern time) as the deadline to file proofs of claim against the Diocese (the "Bar Date"). If you have a claim against the Diocese, including, without limitation, a claim related to sexual abuse committed by any person connected with the Diocese, you must file a claim on or before the Bar Date.

Please visit https://case.stretto.com/rochesterdiocese or call (855) 347-3773 for more information on how to file your proof of claim.

IF YOU DO NOT TIMELY FILE A PROOF OF CLAIM, YOU MAY FORFEIT YOUR RIGHT TO VOTE ON ANY PLAN OF REORGANIZATION AND TO SHARE IN ANY DISTRIBUTIONS MADE TO CREDITORS IN CONNECTION WITH THE DEBTOR'S CHAPTER 11 CASE.

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Catholic Charities of Livingston County
34 E. State Street
Mt. Morris, NY  14510
p:  585-658-4466 | f: 585-658-2513

Walk-in hours:
Monday and Thursday 9am - 4pm

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