Empowering disadvantaged people by providing them with the tools to overcome poverty, live with dignity, and achieve their full potential.
To improve the lives of disadvantaged individuals and families on Cape Ann and beyond by minimizing the effects of poverty, promoting economic security, and advocating for social change.
Eliminate poverty’s causes and impacts by empowering low-income individuals and families to achieve economic stability and security
The mission of the Community Action Agency of Somerville (CAAS) is to reduce poverty among local families and individuals while working to counteract – and whenever possible, eliminate – the societal conditions that cause and perpetuate poverty.
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 (formerly Community Action of the Franklin, Hampshire and North Quabbin Regions) is dedicated to promoting economic justice and improving the quality of life for people with lower incomes.
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.
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.