Extend a Hand. Change a Life.

Volunteer Opportunities

We invite you to activate your faith and help carry out Christ’s mission to help those in need. Select one or more individual volunteer opportunities below to learn how you can help change a life. 
If you are interested in volunteering please click here to fill our a volunteer application and Catholic Charities will contact you. 

Interested in Volunteering?

If you are interested in volunteering please click here to fill our a volunteer application and Catholic Charities will contact you. 


Reach & Teach Mentor

Specifically for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. Make a difference by spending one hour a week October-April mentoring a local grade/middle school mentee. 
Detailed Information

Pre-Service Support Volunteer

Be the smiling volunteer who assists with processing new clients and receiving client payments.
Detailed Information & Application

Volunteer Receptionist

For a few hours a week, your pleasant voice can reassure clients you will guide them to trusting hands.
Detailed Description & Application


"I have been volunteering at Catholic Charities for 13 years. I continue to volunteer because I get more out of it than I give. I have the opportunity to make a small difference in someone’s life and at the same time see God’s hand at work with the outstanding staff." D. R. – Volunteer

Mercy Sleeping Mats Volunteer Ministry

Mercy Mats are sleeping mats for the homeless made from recycled plastic grocery bags
that provides a cushioned protective barrier against the cold and moisture ground.
Detailed Information

Jail Ministry Team

Support an inmate to prepare for successful re-entry into our communities.

Cooking Team

Prepare food for special events and help Catholic Charities trim expenses.

Mailing Team

Help spread Catholic Charities’ good news 4 to 6 times a year by stuffing and labeling our mass mailings.


Catholic Charities welcomes groups of all sizes to volunteer and support the programs we offer in our Northern Kentucky communities. Religious and school groups, civic clubs, organizations and businesses can organize their members and employees to join our efforts to lend a hand and change a life.

Adopt-A-Family for Christmas

Provide a Merry Christmas to a family struggling with socioeconomic circumstances.

Support Team for Local Disasters

Make today the day you’re ready to help rebuild a community.

St. Joseph’s Supportive Housing Welcome Team

Be the key that opens the door for a homeless family.

Food Drive & Personal Essentials Drive

Organized and passionate about helping? This opportunity is for you.