A Sponsored Work of the Sisters of Mercy.

The Catherine McAuley Center is a support system, a lifeline, and a bridge to self-reliance

for homeless women and families in Lackawanna and Luzerne Counties.
Catherine McAuley Center
430 Pittston Avenue
Scranton, PA 18505 
Catherine McAuley House
121 Church Street
Plymouth, PA 18651
A group of students on a Spring service trip from Academy of the Holy Names in Tampa, Florida, recently prepared and served a Cuban-inspired chicken and rice dinner with green beans and desert to families staying at Therese's Home, our emergency shelter in Scranton, on Wednesday evening. Thank you for your service!
Generous Ladies
The GFWC (General Federation of Women's Clubs) West Side Women's Club prepared a fantastic ham dinner along with tasty sides and desserts for our families at the Catherine McAuley House emergency shelter in Plymouth last month. They also donated ladies undergarments, hats, and paper products.
Golf Tournament Canceled
In the best interests of health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, The Catherine McAuley Center's 25th Swing for Mercy Golf Tournament scheduled for Monday, June 22, 2020 at the Wyoming Valley Country Club has been cancled. There are no plans to reschedule the event. It is hoped we will able to proceed with our next tournament in 2021.
VACATION Raffle tickets
The Catherine McAuley Center’s annual Vail Valley Vacation package prize includes a stay of seven days and six nights in a fully-furnished luxurious two-bedroom condo (sleeps 6) at Beaver Creek West Condominiums and a $500 travel stipend (total value est. $3000). There is no expiration date for this prize as the trip may be scheduled at the winner's discretion. Tickets are $10 each or 2 for $15. Visit the “donate” page to reserve your tickets. The drawing will be held a date TBA in the Fall of 2020. You do not need to be present to win.