Community Action Orientation

Welcome to Community Action! Congratulations on your new role as an employee of a Community Action Agency (CAA). You are part of network that provides vital human services to low-income individuals and families to allow them to become more self-sufficient.

MCAP has a strong and active association of Community Action Agencies that is here to support you and your agency. This webpage was designed to provide you with information and resources to help acclimate you to the world of Community Action.

We understand you need time to fully understand the programs, customers, contracts, and community partners pertaining to your agency. We encourage you to contact MCAP with any questions along the way.


Community Services Block Grant (CSBG)

Community Action Partnership

National Association for State Community Services Program

National Community Action Foundation (NCAF)

Community Action Program Legal Sevrices, (CAPLAW)

Guidance Documents

Community Action Orientation