Community Action Agency

We're here for you!

Over 50 Years of Helping in the Community

CAA provides a local approach to address the causes and conditions of poverty by promoting self-sufficiency in Jackson, Lenawee and Hillsdale Counties.

Our programs can help you find safe and affordable housing, teach you skills for budgeting and making ends meet, help prepare your child to be successful in school, and much more. Click the buttons below to learn how CAA can help.

CAAJLH - Helping Community

How Can We Help?

Help with Housing

If you are at risk of losing your housing or in need of rental housing.
Yes, I Need Help!

Help Making Ends Meet

Our financial programs can help you bring your budget from shaky to stable.
Yes, I Need Help!

Early Head Start/Head Start

Head Start Programs give your child a beautiful beginning to a life of learning and education.
Yes, I Need Help!

YouthBuild

Gives youth ages 16-24 that have struggled with or left school a stepping stone to careers in sought-after skilled trades.
Yes, I Need Help!

Help for Renters

Assistance with rent and utilities, access to lead hazard control programs.
Yes, I Need Help!

Help for Homeowners

Our programs can help to make sure you and your family are able to maintain a safe and efficient home within your budget.
Yes, I Need Help!

Support Services for Veterans

Supportive housing services for those that have served their country so bravely.
Yes, I Need Help!

Women, Infants & Children (WIC)

Get access to healthy food, nutrition education & breastfeeding guidance.
Yes, I Need Help!

*Programs May Vary Based on County of Residence

Who to Call?

Click your county heading below for phone numbers to request assistance.

Volunteer

CAAJLH - Make a Difference

You Can Make a Difference

Join us and help to make a difference in your community. Give your time to our Head Start, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), or reach out to learn about other opportunities at Community Action!

Everybody can be great, because everybody can serve.”  ~ MLK

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