Linda McAlister, LCSW, Regional Director
Welcome to the website of the New Bern Region of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh. We are a team of vibrant professionals and volunteers who are ready to work with you, your family, your parish, and your community in a variety of ways. We work in the seven counties surrounding New Bern: Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Lenoir, Onslow and Pamlico.
If you are interested in Adoption Services, Clinical Counseling, Family Support, Prescription Assistance, Pregnancy Services,
or Parenting Classes, Family Budgeting, Financial Literacy, or Employment Assistance please call us. We provide services to and work with all people regardless of their faith tradition, and would welcome volunteers and donations to help us with our efforts. We are “Providing Help and Creating Hope” by advocating for social and economic justice and providing direct services within the New Bern area.
Our staff, their contact information and areas of service are listed below, if you’d like to speak to someone specifically.
Adoption Services (English) – Linda McAlister, x 1
Family Support Services (English) – Joe DiGeloromo, x 2
Clinical Counseling (English) – Linda McAlister, x 1
Disaster Response (English) – Joe DiGeloromo, x 2
Social Ministry with Parishes (English) – Linda McAlister, x 1
Pregnancy Services (English) – Linda McAlister, x 1
Senior Pharmacy Program* (English) – Kim Walling (252) 638-3657
*This program provides assistance to ages 60 and over who experience a chronic illness, through vouchers to be redeemed at participating pharmacies, for seniors to purchase prescription medications. The program also assists seniors to access both Patience Assistance Programs (PAP) from pharmaceutical companies and the Seniors Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)