About Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange and Sullivan, NY

Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange and Sullivan, as one of the human service agencies of Catholic Charities of The Archdiocese of New York, is committed to building a compassionate and just society. Catholic Charities Community Services of Orange and Sullivan serves the homeless, the hungry, the emotionally and physically handicapped, immigrants, the marginalized and vulnerable of Orange and Sullivan Counties. We collaborate with parishes and non-Catholic and Catholic partners. We help people of all religions who are in need.

Service Overview

Chemical Dependency

Provides a comprehensive network of services in the field of alcohol and substance abuse prevention and treatment.

Employee Assistance Program

A full service employee assistance program is a cost-effective, confidential service that assists businesses, organizations and their employees and family members to address problems that interfere with productivity and the overall health and well-being.

Prevention Services

Provides eviction prevention, other housing-related assistance through a collaborative effort among CCCSOC, the Orange County Dept. of Social Services and a number of other community-based agencies.

Young Adult and Youth Outreach

Our hope is that through this outreach initiative, the parishes of Orange County are better able to minister to and with the Young Adults and Youth of Orange County through nurturing, supporting and coordinating leadership among the parishes and through sharing resources.

Parish Social Ministry

Catholic Charities collaborates with parishes in providing services to those in need. We are available to help parishes assess needs, evaluate existing service programs, recruit and train volunteers to meet parish needs and facilitate services to the parish from both Catholic Charities and other community based services.

Social Services

Provides a variety of bilingual services to individuals and families that includes: information and referral, case management/service coordination, emergency assistance for rent, utilities, transportation, food and clothing (limited by available resources), entitlement assistance and advocacy.

Executive Team

                                        Dean Scher, PhD, LCSW
                                        Executive Director
                                        Chief Operating Officer
                                        (845) 294-5124 x 301

Jeff Skaar, CASAC                                                Mary Roberts
Director of Operations                                           Director of Administrative Services
(845) 294-5124 x 315                                           (845) 294-6475 x 304

 Ken O'Brien                                                        Kristin Jensen
 Director Human & Social Services                         Director of Communications & Devpt.
 (845) 561-1665 x 414                                          (845) 492-6331

 Robyn Sellet                                                      Laurie Muollo
 Director of Behavioral Health                                Director of Information Systems/
 (845) 343-7675                                                    Corporate Compliance Officer
                                                                              (845) 294-5124 x 306

Ali Curtis                                                            Laura Brovich
Director of Parish Outreach                                  Director of Special Initiatives
and Community Relations                                    (845) 344-5565 x 323
(845) 294-5124 x 303

Annual Reports

CCCSOC Annual Report 2010.pdf
CCCSOC Annual Report 2012.pdf