Empowering disadvantaged people by providing them with the tools to overcome poverty, live with dignity, and achieve their full potential.
Early Education & Care
As reported by Lily Bohlke, Public News Service:
With the school year in full swing for Massachusetts K-through-12 students, many parents are seeking early-childhood education and care for their younger kids.
The mission of Citizens for Citizens is to advocate on behalf of low-income residents and address the causes and effects of poverty through the provision of direct and integrated services, the promotion of self-sufficiency, and the advancement of social change.
The mission of the Community Action Agency of Somerville (CAAS) is to help local families and individuals achieve financial security while working to eliminate the root causes of economic injustice.
Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & Islands, Inc. (CACCI) is committed to providing services to help empower and improve the lives of low-income residents of Barnstable, Dukes and Nantucket counties by providing resources and self-advocacy skills to attain and support self-sufficiency.
Community Action Pioneer Valley assists people who have low incomes to achieve economic stability and security, and works to build communities in which all people have the opportunity to thrive.
The mission of CAPIC is to identify and address the needs, problems and concerns of those in poverty and to enable the individually poor to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency.
We also offer youth leadership development and community service learning, mental health counseling, information and referral, community collaborations, and breastfeeding education and support.
CTI is a catalyst for social change, strengthening communities and reducing poverty by delivering vital services and collaborating with key stakeholders to create housing, education and economic opportunities.
GLCAC opens pathways to stability and prosperity for people in need, and prepares them to make decisions that will positively affect their lives.
LEO works to alleviate the immediate impact of poverty, while providing pathways to financial stability for individuals, families, and the strength of the greater community of Lynn and its surrounding towns.
MOC’s mission is to to empower families to achieve economic security by eliminating barriers and creating opportunities.
PACE, Inc. delivers innovative and effective services to members of the Greater New Bedford Community in their pursuit of brighter futures.
Through partnerships, community engagement, and advocacy for racial, social, and economic justice, we provide pathways to assist families and individuals from diverse backgrounds in their efforts to realize economic opportunity and create meaningful connections to improve the quality of their lives.
Self Help removes barriers to ensure that opportunities are available for all residents to obtain health services, child care, education, housing, employment and financial stability.
South Middlesex Opportunity Council will improve equity, wellness and quality of life for diverse individuals and families by providing advocacy, education, and a wide range of services; building a community of support and inclusion; and creating awareness to combat poverty through partnerships and coalitions with other organizations.
By strengthening and coordinating existing efforts, SSCAC’s mission is to eliminate poverty along the South Shore by affording everyone in need the opportunities for education, training and work; to live with dignity; to contribute to the full extent of their capabilities; and to participate in the workings of our society.
SPCA’s mission is to utilize and provide resources that assist people in need to obtain economic stability, ultimately creating a better way of life.
VOC is dedicated to eliminating poverty by providing the opportunity for our low and moderate income neighbors, families, and friends in the Greater Hampden County area, to achieve greater independence and a higher quality of life.
WCAC’s mission is helping people move to economic self-sufficiency through programs, partnerships, and advocacy.