While the Village has become the central focus of the Caritas Community over the past six years, the Caritas House continues to operate and be a place of hospitality and connection. The Crisis room offers to whoever needs a place to stay for a short time. In addition, the Caritas Community has acquired three additional houses that provide affordable rental housing in the Binghamton neighborhood. One of the dilemmas in improving a low-income neighborhood is that investors begin purchasing real estate, making the area too expensive for long-time residents. The houses of the Caritas Community provide a home for those at a rent compatible with their ability to pay. Without these homes, some would find themselves homeless.
If you have not done so lately, I hope you will stop by the Caritas Village. Have a cup of coffee or lunch. There is a charge for the food, but everyone who is hungry eats, whether they can pay or not.
Caritas Village 2509 Harvard Ave.
Memphis, TN 38112 (901) 327-5246
Caritas Village & Caritas Community
is a Non-profit 501(c)(3)
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All Rights Reserved By Caritas Village
Caritas hours of operation:
9am - 8pm Monday - Saturday
Closed on Sundays and major holidays.