Record Details

NGOCaritas - Social Action (Catholic Agency for Social Concern)
AddressCaritas - Social Action, 39 Eccleston Square, London, SW1V 1BX
Telephone020 79014875
Background InformationCaritas - Social Action is a Catholic social justice and social care charity, operating in England and Wales. The organisation was formed in 2003 through the merger of existing Catholic agencies, including the Catholic Child Welfare Council, the Catholic Agency for Social Concern and the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales. With its partner organisation CAFOD, the body makes up Caritas England and Wales, a member of Caritas Internationalis. Charity no. 1101431, company no. 450511. Source:
Year Created2003
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesCatholic Child Welfare Council (CCWC); Catholic Agency for Social Concern (CASC); Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales (CBCEW)
Related OrganisationsCaritas England and Wales; CAFOD; Caritas Internationalis
KeywordsChristianity; Poverty and social exclusion (UK); Social care.
Last Edited ByRC at 16/10/2007 13:21:18