Every household is unique and the quality services and opportunities our Community Action Agencies provide are mapped to those specific needs.  These are just some of the stories of families moving out of crisis and into stability.  We work side-by-side to empower people to achieve economic security.  View our stories about Community Action at work!

2Gen Approach Transforming the Lives of Claire and Her Son from Crisis to Thriving

One Life Transformed and Communities Transformed Through Community Action Programs

Components of the 2Gen Approach Stronger Families Stronger Communities

2Gen Approach Transforming the Lives of Manny and His Daughter from Crisis to Thriving

Emerging From Client to Community Action Agency Employee and Thriving

“She remains employed in her new position at HRDC and holds a 3.8 grade point average in school.”

Allegany HRDC’s Community Action Apprenticeship Program

Recovered, In Pursuit of Education and Community Contributions

The Circles approach, allies, and everyone at Circles help me better myself in all aspects of life.”

Washington County Community Action 2Gen Circles Program

Housing Development Reducing Homelessness One Pallet at a Time

“The cabins are affordable, rapidly built, sanitary, and private with heat, A/C, and storage.”

Single Mother Goes From No High School Diploma to Master’s Degree

“I decided I wasn’t going to let my past ruin my future. You can do anything you put your mind to.”

SHORE UP! Early Head Start Program

Uniting People with Opportunities in the District of Columbia

“If it wasn’t for you, I’d be lost.”  She is now a formidable advocate for her family.

Senior Housing Development Enables Families to Live Safely (Weatherization)

“It’s peaceful to live here.  Everybody helps out and I just feel safe here.”

2Gen Approach Transforming the Lives of LaTanya and Her Three Children from Crisis to Thriving

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