Digital message for young people
On 1st of October, the inhabitants of the two Caritas elderly homes in Oradea, have celebrated the International Day of the Older Persons in an unusual way, joining the so-called "Granny" program of the CE Association, giving lifelong advice and messages to students from several local secondary schools.
Help for the start of the school year
On Wednesday, September 15th, the volunteers of the Caritas Catolica Association distributed donations in the form of school supplies to the community of the Lucreția Suciu Secondary School in Oradea, made up mostly of roma children. The seven crates and dozens of other school bags filled with school supplies came from the Austrian sponsors of Caritas Catolica, following the summer charity collection of the permanent deacon Peter Zidar and the parish community Maria Ansbach. The packages included watercolors, notebooks, stationery, toys, school bags, folders, clothing and other educational equipment.
Dialogue on helping poor communities
As the last stop of their week-long tour of Transylvania, a delegation from Hungary led by Dr. Szakács Ferenc Sándor, the coordinator in charge of the church and civil affairs of the Deputy State Secretariat for Social Inclusion, and Tibor Rácz, referent to the Deputy Secretary of State for National Policy, also paid a visit to the headquarters of Caritas Catolica Association in Oradea on the 30th of July, Friday.
Blood donors needed
Please help anyone who can donate blood. An excellent teacher and a man need the help of the community. ENIKŐ HOCHHAUSER, deputy headmistress of the Mihai Eminescu High School, a mother of two with two children, urgently needs TO RECEIVE BLOOD due to a sneaky illness!
Summer concerts in the nursing home
Two high-quality musical performances were performed this week in the garden of st. Elizabeth's Elderly Home in Oradea, managed by the Caritas Catolica Association.
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Both Easters were celebrated with charitable actions
An important principle of Caritas Catolica's activities is to provide assistance to all those in need as much as possible, regardless of their nationality or religious affiliation. In this spirit, aid packages were distributed to those in need, with the occasion of both Catholic and Orthodox Easter Holidays.
Special anniversary for Mag. Peter Zidar
This everyday hero has visited us today, and yet again: he didn’t come with empty hands. Without big publicity, but with dedicated work, and a modest Christian attitude he silently supports our work from the background, helping the poor people of the Oradea Diocese.
General meeting held at Bishop’s Palace
The annual general meeting of Caritas Catolica was held on Tuesday, 16th of March, in the festivity hall of the Bishop's Palace.
Bishop’s meeting with homecare-givers
In previous years, Bishop Laszlo Böcskei has traditionally visited all the home care centers of Caritas Catolica in the diocese, as well as the patients they care for. As epidemiological regulations did not allow such a visit this year, on Friday, 26 February 2021, the bishop invited the staff of Caritas Catolica to the Bishop's Palace in Oradea. At present Caritas cares for 276 patients in the diocese on a daily basis.