Welcome to the Diocese of Lake Charles


Catholic Charities will open Saturday, September 8, accepting donations from 9 a.m. until noon. See the graphic for those items most needed.

A team will be helping with the cleaning out houses affected by flooding. Meet at  Walmart on Highway 14 at 8 a.m. Come prepared, in clothes suitable for working and wear heavy duty shoes.

St. Henry Catholic Church is accepting $25 Wal-Mart gift cards to be given to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. If you would like to donate more, please purchase multiple gift cards

Donations are also being accepted online at http://www.catholiccharitiesswla.com. These funds will aid us in long-term recovery, as well.

You can help in the following ways:
• Drop the supplies listed above at the Catholic Charities warehouse at 1225 2nd Street in Lake Charles
• Donate by clicking here

The most current information will be made available through the Catholic Charities Facebook page and the diocesan website.You do not need to have a Facebook account to view the information:

Catholic Charities of Southwest Louisiana  https://www.facebook.com/catholiccharitiesswla

Thank you for your support in this great endeavor. If you have any questions, please call the Office of Catholic Charities at (337) 439-7436

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