Catholic Charities of Onondaga County Announces Air Conditioning Program

Syracuse, NY – Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is partnering with the New York State Department of Homes and Community Renewal to provide cooling assistance during the summer months. To be eligible for the program, participants must be residents of Onondaga or Oswego County, be HEAP eligible, and have a medical condition that requires air conditioning. Medical documentation must be provided.

For information and to apply for assistance, call Cathy Hayduke at Catholic Charities at (315) 424-1810.

Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is one of the area’s leading not-for-profit human service agencies providing compassionate care and advocacy for all people in need, regardless of faith or ethnicity. Incorporated in 1923, Catholic Charities today improves the lives of more than 28,000 individuals in Onondaga County each year. Programs and services focus on children and families, at-risk youth, people who are older as well as disadvantaged, addicted and/or developmentally disabled individuals. One of the top 50 employers in Syracuse, Catholic Charities has more than 250 dedicated employees, who are supported by scores of volunteers.