Caritas Czech Republic

  • we offer aid to people in need at home and abroad
  • we manage a wide network of social and health care services
  • we operate as an association of more than 300 Charities
  • we are a non-governmental not-for-profit organisation and part of the Roman Catholic Church
  • our work is based on Christian principles
  • each year we organise the Three Kings Collection
  • we organise a range of other campaigns
  • thanks to our partnership with the Caritas Internationalis and Caritas Europa networks we have partners all over the world
  • we are carrying on the tradition of our activities during the first republic

The mission of the Caritas is the service of the merciful love of the Church to people at risk or in need without regard to age, gender, political positions, family situation, medical condition, sexual orientation, social or economic circumstances, membership in a minority ethnicity or nationality, faith, religion, or culture.

The Caritas Czech Republic is a legal entity in accordance with the Code of Canonical Law (Canon 312, 313). It is part of the Roman Catholic Church registered in the Czech Republic according to Act No. 3/2002 Coll. Its founder is the Czech Conference of Bishops (in Czech).

Registration number with the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic: 8/1-00-702/1999.

Contact information for the Secretariat of Caritas Czech Republic

Caritas Czech Republic 
Vladislavova 1460/12
110 00 Prague 1

tel.: +420 296 243 330
fax: +420 296 243 333

COMPANY ID NO.: 70100969
VAT NO.: CZ70100969

Contact information for individual departments (links to Czech version of the website):