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Welcome. We are here to provide you with help and hope.
If you have found yourself on hard times and need assistance, we will do all we can to help you. If you have children, are in need of food or utility help, are a Senior who needs meals, or want to weatherize your home, please look through our Services.
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"Thank You for the wonderful opportunity."I just want to say thank you to Community Action of Allegan for all your help and this will be a wonderful Christmas for all the children this year. Thank you."
"The gift program, was an amazing experience."This Christmas, your gift program really helped with presents for the kids they would not have had."
"God bless all the work you do for our community."Your Christmas gift program helped us with gifts and meals.If not for your program, the children wouldn't know the true gift of giving. Thank you."
"Volunteering as a driver is a lot of fun."Older people are very appreciative of everything you do for them, and that's a rewarding feeling. I feel better when I help them get what they need."
"Head Start has helped my child with speech."She went from being behind to being advanced in her speech skills. She also learns faster and listens better thanks to her time in the classroom."
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"Community Action Head Start has helped my daughter gain social skills and gain an enjoyment for learning."
News & Stories
We are thrilled to partner again with Michigan State Police’s Wayland Post for Stuff the Blue Goose. Join us this Saturday, December 8th at the Walmart in Plainwell for the Annual Stuff the Blue Goose! Michigan State Police will be stuffing cruisers with donated food and toys to brighten the holidays for families in need. All […]
Community Action of Allegan County is the provider for both Allegan and Barry County as it relates to the Michigan Energy Assistance Program. Our contact information is 269-673-5472;293 or e-mail email@example.com for all applicants that may need assistance. Assistance to low-income households is available through State Emergency Relief and the Michigan Energy Assistance Program. Community […]
Community Action of Allegan County’s (CAAC’s) mission is to serve, advocate, and engage individuals, families, and communities to overcome the effects of poverty and encourage self-reliance. “Hosting AmeriCorps in our community is an excellent opportunity to further our mission and the mission of AmeriCorps in strengthening communities and developing leaders through team-based national and community […]
For more than fifty years Community Action of Allegan County (CAAC) has provided services to eliminate the conditions of poverty and support self-reliance. The foundation of their mission is Hope … Help and Change for Allegan County families. With help from staff, volunteers and community partners the families they serve work to find hope for […]
Notice of Public Comment on Proposed FY 2019 Community Services Block Grant Plan. Community Action of Allegan County will accept public comments as required by the Department of Health and Human Services for the CSBG State Plan for FY 2019. Public comments will be accepted on the FY 2019 CSBG proposed plan beginning 8:00 a.m. […]
Why Should You Be Involved Parent? Tips from a former Head Start Policy Council Parent! #1 For Your Child! Being an active participant in your child’s school program increases their confidence. When students feel supported at home and school, they develop more positive attitudes about school, have more self-confidence, and place a higher priority on […]