Project Rachael announces Fall Schedule

BRIDGEPORT—Maureen Cardiello, coordinator of Project Rachael, the diocesan post-abortion healing ministry, has announced the Fall schedule of upcoming Project Rachael and Entering Canaan healing events including a new Sibling Retreat:

Afternoon of Prayerful Remembrance and Intercession – September 30, 2017

Men’s Day of Healing – October 7, 2017

Women’s Day of Healing – October 7, 2017

Women’s Hope and Healing Weekend (this is closed group for those who have attended a Day of Healing) – November 10-12, 2017

Cardiello said that for times and locations of healing events, and further information, anyone interested can contact Project Rachel at 203.895.3554 or 203.416.1619 or email at

Cardiello said the new Siblings Retreat is open to anyone who has lost a sibling to abortion.

“Our message is that you are not alone. There are countless people who have lost a sibling to abortion.”

Project Rachel offers compassionate care to those who have experienced emotional and or spiritual pain after an abortion.

“We offer a comprehensive model of support through day and weekend retreats and monthly gatherings. In addition, we offer referrals to pastoral and professional counseling services to support women in the healing process.

For confidential help, information or registration for an upcoming day retreat contact, 203.416.1619 or or contact Entering Canaan at