Catholic Charities Agencies throughout the Albany Diocese which includes Delaware, Otsego and Schoharie Counties are available to assist furloughed federal workers. Through programs like food pantries, counseling, and information and referrals Catholic Charities can offer some assistance to workers who may be struggling at this time. Those in need of help can call 607-432-0061 or 518-234-3581. Catholic Charities programs receive roughly $8 million dollars a year of federal funding that passes through state agencies.