Your local Community Action Agency is here to connect you to essential services that can help you thrive. We offer our services with respect and dignity, understanding that everyone needs a helping hand from time to time.
Services vary by region, so for further details, ask your local Community Action Agency.
To find your local agency, click the link at the bottom of the page and enter your town name.
Get Help Paying Your Rent
If you are behind on your rent and are about to be evicted, your local Community Action agency may be able to help you stay in your home. Emergency Rent Assistance is available to income-eligible individuals and families who are past due on their rent.
To find out if you qualify, contact your local agency - click on the below above and enter your town name.
Get Emergency Food
At Community Action, we believe no one should go hungry. To find the emergency food pantry nearest you, enter your town name through the link at the bottom of this page, and your local agency can give you more information.
Reduce Your Energy Bills
Community Action may be able to help you lower your energy bills, even if you do not own your home. Energy Conservation provides no-cost weatherization assistance to income-qualified residents.
If you qualify, you will receive a comprehensive energy audit. During this visit, diagnostic tests are performed by an Energy Auditor to determine potential cost-effective improvements. Once improvements are selected, licensed contractors perform the installations. You save money every month through lower energy bills.