Head Start family gives back

Head Start family gives back

Caption: Kendra Irwin with son, Connor. Photo provided by Irwin.    For Kendra Irwin, Community Action is not only the organization that prepared her son Connor for kindergarten, it is the support her family needed to get through a financial hardship and gave her...
Staff Spotlight, February 2018

Staff Spotlight, February 2018

We are proud to have Jeannette Jarrett as part of our team and thank her for her many contributions to the Community Action mission. Name: Jeannette Jarrett Title: Operations and Support Specialist Organization: Ohio Association of Community Action Agencies (OACAA)...

Community Action Provides Opportunities

Many families come to a Community Action Agency’s Head Start program looking for help for their children, but in the process begin to see the resources available for their entire family. Following is the story of one such person at the Community Action Agency of...

Community Action Makes a Difference in People’s Lives

Kim, a client of Ross County Community Action Commission explains how Community Action made a difference in her life:“While working part-time at my former job, I was in the process of getting a utility disconnected. [Ross County Community Action Commission] assisted...

Community Action Prepares Children for the Future

Many Community Action Agencies offer programs for children to ensure they get the education they need to succeed in the future. One example is Trumbull Community Action Program’s (TCAP) math and science lab for Head Start preschoolers.The math and science lab was...