Caritas Karachi

Caritas Pakistan Karachi has been established as a diocesan office in 1965 in Archdiocese of Karachi, under the leadership of late Cardinal Joseph Cordeiro. In the early days, the office of Caritas Pakistan Karachi was established on Shahrah-e-Iraq, which remained there until 1996. Initially, Caritas Pakistan office was established on Shahra-e-Iraq in Saddar Karachi. In 1997 Caritas Karachi office was shifted new place at 57/W Block 6, PECHS, Karachi.

Major Interventions

  • Dengue Awareness Campaign
  • Promoting Kitchen Gardening
  • Promotion of Hygiene Principles in Schools and Communities
  • Tree Plantation campaign
  • Awareness Raising about Disasters in School
  • Advocacy with civil society for Eviction affected families about their rights
  • Promotion of entrepreneurship among the women
  • Providing computer training to youth
  • Conducting English language course
  • Work for the psychological rehabilitation of eviction victims
  • Provision of treatment through medical campuses
  • Consoling and Distribution of Wheel Chairs among disabled people
  • Mangroves Plantation
  • Assistance to the flood affectees in Sindh
  • Assistance to Flood Affectees in Baluchistan