The Rice household in Cottonwood, Ariz. is filled to the brim with love. With three biological children, four foster children and one adopted child, Natalie and Corby’s love for foster care and adoption brings a sense of harmony to their home.
Regina Gillen, volunteer for Catholic Charities homeless outreach, uses a gentle approach and a smile to positively impact the lives of homeless individuals in Cottonwood, Ariz.
Eliza Louden works to house the homeless and serve people in a housing crisis for Catholic Charities in Cottonwood, Ariz. She’s recently pioneered a project in Cottonwood, by working to provide housing for women who are leaving jail for substance abuse and re-entering civilian life.
The Loft, a drop-in day center serving the homeless, will be closing and transitioning into Manzanita Housing to serve vulnerable women. Catholic Charities will continue to provide support to the homeless through coordinated entry at its office and through other programs of homeless outreach and veteran services.
Catholic Charities is committed to making reasonable accommodations to the special needs of individuals with disabilities meeting the eligibility requirements of all versions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) so these persons have access to available employment opportunities and services. To contact us if you are deaf or hard of hearing, please dial 7-1-1 to access the free telecommunications relay service.