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 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.
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.
MOC’s mission is to to empower families to achieve economic security by eliminating barriers and creating opportunities.
SMOC’s mission is to improve the quality of life of low-income and disadvantaged individuals and families by advocating for their needs and rights; providing services; educating the community; building a community of support; participating in coalitions with other advocates and searching for new resources and partnerships.
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.