Aid to the Church in Need is a Pontifical Foundation of the Catholic Church, supporting the Catholic faithful and other Christians where they are persecuted, oppressed or in pastoral need.
Each year we fund around 5,000 projects in more than 130 countries around world, helping to support the Church in its mission, and bringing hope and solidarity to millions of people.
On these pages you can find out more about our mision to help suffering Christians.
Watch and listen
Learn more about the objectives, vision and values of Aid to the Church in Need.
For more than 65 years Aid to the Church in Need has offered hope and help to suffering Christians.
Get in touch and find out more about our work helping persecuted and suffering Christians.
Press office and media resources
We have key Church contacts in more than 130 countries where we support projects.
In the news
- 20 November 2013SCOTLAND: The life and work of Aid to the Church in Need's founder, Fr Werenfried van Straaten, remembered