Catholic Diocese of Gorakhpur has been at the service of the people since 1984, taking up various initiatives in the fields of education, development and health care. It has extended its services in to seven civil districts of eastern Uttar Pradesh. It has a 'network of over 36 educational institutions that include primary, junior high school, intermediate and degree colleges. It has also a network of 850 men and women organizations in the rural areas of eastern Uttar Pradesh for social animation and social interventions. Catholic Diocese has been trying to make bridges among people to live for a cause in the society.
The curriculum development and design of all the para medical and nursing courses offered at Fatima Hospital are done by NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling) and IMA (Indian Medical Association), New Delhi, Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi, State Medical Faculty, Lucknow. Fatima Hospital is collaborating with NIOS, IMC, SMF and IMA to make this noble venture into a reality.