We Are Breaking the Cycle of Poverty
Out of concern for the health and safety of our employees, their families and the communities we serve, ACTION is available on an appointment-only basis until further notice.
We are committed to our mission and serving our communities. If you are seeking services or trying to reach a staff member, please call either your county's Community Action Office or our Administrative Office. Please either click here or on the Contacts tab above for all County and Weatherization Department contact numbers.
Please be assured we are diligently checking telephone messages throughout each day. All messages will be relayed to the appropriate person or department and your call will be returned.
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As we have several programs which provide different services, it is very important for you to provide a brief reason so your call may be forwarded to the correct person to call you back
To help individuals and families break the cycle of poverty and achieve their greatest potential
Your generous donation will not only further our Mission, your support and contributions will literally help to change lives!
Please read more About Us.....
to see how our dedicated staff is accomplishing great success stories with our participants each and every day through our many programs
Educational and Community Based programs serve: Athens-Clarke, Barrow, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Madison, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe and Walton
Achieving Career Excellence - Workforce Development and High School Youth programs also serve: Jasper and Newton
Achieving Career Excellence - Pathway Home Program also serves: Banks, Butts, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Dawson, DeKalb,
Fayette, Forsyth, Franklin, Fulton, Gwinnett, Hall, Habersham, Hart, Henry,
Jasper, Lumpkin, Newton, Oconee, Putnam, Rockdale, Spalding,
and Stephens counties.
#1 DADS also serves Hall and Newton Counties
Weatherization Program also serves: Dekalb, Gwinnett, Newton and Rockdale
OUR CORPORATE BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETINGS
are held quarterly on the third Thursday during the months of:
January, April, July and October.
Meetings begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.
Meeting locations are updated and posted on this website
two weeks prior to the Board Meeting.
Please click on About Us above and scroll to the Upcoming Events section
for updated information.
Our amazing team is committed to helping others. We take our convictions and turn them into action. Not only are we breaking the cycle of poverty, we are literally changing lives!
ACTION, Inc. is a Community Action Partnership Agency which has roots dating back to the 1960’s. Envisioned by President John F. Kennedy and furthered by President Lyndon B. Johnson, the mission to end poverty began through the development of the Community Services Block Grant. Poverty has continued to grow despite many human services dev
ACTION, Inc. is a Community Action Partnership Agency which has roots dating back to the 1960’s. Envisioned by President John F. Kennedy and furthered by President Lyndon B. Johnson, the mission to end poverty began through the development of the Community Services Block Grant. Poverty has continued to grow despite many human services development programs over the decades.
ACTION, Inc. dedicated our innovative focus to attack poverty by offering a hands-up approach and by partnering, both for the short- and long-term, with individuals, to strategically identify ways in which they can achieve their fullest potential, through education and education-based training, in order to support themselves and their families.
To help individuals and families break the cycle of poverty and achieve their greatest potential.
ACTION, Inc. will be a forerunner in the development and continuance of innovative programs and services to positively impact people’s lives through the elimination of poverty and the establishment of sustainability.