Aid. Truth. Transformation.

‘Caritas in Veritate International’ is a confederation of Catholic institutions, dedicated to recruiting, forming, mobilizing and engaging young volunteers, to bring charity in truth, and human progress to all people.

House of Mercy and Peace (HOM)

A project to end violence against women and children, by providing homes to the underserved and by supporting 'father' is their role as the main protectors of the family.

House of Mercy and Peace(“HoM”) is a unique and integrated project of Caritas in Veritate International. It provides housing to the displaced, refugees and homeless, and help "fathers" in rediscovering their roles as "protectors" of their family. This holistic approach, include education to parents, to educators and children about the importance of ending the violence of children, offering preventive courses and assistance to the victims, providing ongoing courses in family relations, conflict management, and faith-based principles. It also provides basic health care and micro-financed jobs, offering job training and job search and ensuring that the family unit is safe. Off particular interest to Caritas in Veritate International are the displaced and refugees, particularly women and children and those escaping persecution. HoM is operated by Caritas in Veritate International a 501 (C) 3 organization in the USA, promoting charity and truth worldwide under the Vatican Offices for Integral Human Development and that for the New Evangelization.  The present focus of House of Mercy and Peace project of CIVi is in Iraq, India, Manila, and Uganda and also Malta and Arizona.