Catholic Charities of Jackson is a nonprofit organization that serves children, youths and women. The organization provides adoption, medication management and referral services. It offers care and support services for unplanned pregnancies. Catholic Charities of Jackson features parenting education and housing assistance programs. The organization offers drug and alcohol usage prevention and treatment services. It operates an emergency shelter for refugees and runaway and homeless youths between the ages 12 and 17. Catholic Charities of Jackson additionally offers health care, crisis intervention, and family and group counseling programs. The organization provides emergency assistance programs for the victims of domestic violence and child abuse. Located in Jackson, Miss., it additionally conducts classes in rape prevention and sexual assault education.