Caritas is a local nonprofit organization that works to assist Waco residents, in dire need of basic living necessities.  For over 40 years, our organization has served thousands of community members, during their time of need. Our primary objectives involves providing emergency and supplemental assistance in the form of food, clothing household items, utilities, prescription medication, rent and mortgage, and travel assistance.  Caritas serves individuals from all walks of life. There are no geographical or economical restrictions to receiving services from Caritas. All recipients are interviewed to determine their needs.