Resources for raising awareness about chaplaincy, Catholic chaplaincy, and the NACC.
If this is how you envision your future, the National Association of Catholic Chaplains invites you to pursue a rewarding and faith-filled career as a professional chaplain.
Making the Case
Making the Case: Communicating the value of chaplaincy
Spiritual Care Vignettes
Special thanks to Ascension for providing these short videos on chaplaincy!
Why I Chose Chaplaincy
Why I Chose Chaplaincy: Stories of Chaplaincy’s Calling – Learn how some of our members arrived at the vocation of chaplaincy.
The Impact of Professional Spiritual Care
This current resource, entitled The Impact of Professional Spiritual Care, has been co-authored and co-published by the five associations* to provide you the most current expressions of and research on the profession of chaplaincy and spiritual care in the United States and Canada in a very accessible and readable format so that you can utilize the materials for yourself, and for your staffs, associates, and executives to explain and advocate for our profession. Read it here: The Impact of Professional Spiritual Care.
Pastoral Care Week / Spiritual Care Week
Pastoral Care Week gives opportunities for organizations and institutions of all kinds and types to recognize the spiritual caregivers in their midst and the ministry which the caregivers provide.
Click here to learn more.
Hold Hands and Pray
Healthcare chaplains just hold hands and pray, right? Is that all?
Check out this brief, entertaining, and educational video about what chaplains really do. It was created with the help of Denise Hess (APC).
About the NACC
CHAPLAINS is a new 2-hour documentary film that takes the viewer into the dynamic world of chaplains – men and women who represent their own particular faith tradition but are trained to be of comfort and support to everyone – religious or not.
CHAPLAINS is available on Amazon Video to rent or purchase.