An agency of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York.

Provides interpreter and advocacy services for Deaf persons using sign language as the principle means of communication through the use of various Catholic Charities agencies and other agencies.

Director: Msgr. Patrick McCahill
[email: msgr.patrick.mccahill@archny.org ]

Director of Religious Education: Sr. Dolores Galantich, FDC [email: sr.dolores.galantich@archny.org ]

Religious education for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing children who are 9 years old and older:
It is a 2 year program preparing children for first Holy Communion at:

PS 347 — School for the Deaf (Manhattan) – Wednesdays 1:30 – 2:30

St. Elizabeth Catholic Deaf Church — 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month 12:30 – 1:30 followed by Mass at 2:00
                                                                             — 2nd, 4th, and 5th Saturdays, 1:30 – 2:30 followed by Mass at 3:00

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, White Plains –4th Sunday of the month: Mass at 2:00, followed by religious instructions 3:00 – 4:00

Deaf Masses at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Deaf Church

Deaf Masses in other Churches