Center for Community Action

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United Way of Allegheny County United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of AgencyCenter for Community Action, as part of the national Community Action network, also shares the national goals developed by the Office of Community Services related to families and communities:
- Helping low-income people become more self-sufficient.
- Improving the conditions in which low-income people live.
- Helping low income people own a stake in their community.
- Creating and maintaining partnerships among supporters and providers of services to low-income people.
- Increase agency capacity to achieve results.
- Strengthen family and other supportive systems in low-income people's lives, especially vulnerable populations so they achieve their full potential.

Throughout the central-western PA area, CCA offers the following human services: Child Care Information Services, Employment Advancement and Retention Network and Work Ready, Emergency Food and Shelter, Financial Literacy Workshops, Human Services Development Fund, GED/HiSet Preparation, HiSet testing, Pre-Employment Transitional Services, Representative Payee, Veterans Leadership Program (SSVF), Persons with Disabilities (PWD), Medical Assistance Transportation Service, Homeless Assistance Program (HAP), Continuum of Care Rapid Re-Housing, and Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. We also offer these housing services: West Penn Power Warm Program, GPU’s Warm Program, Home Repair Program, Housing Rehab, Low Income Home Energy Assistance, Weatherization, and Raystown Village Apartments. Income guidelines apply. Please call our office or stop in to determine eligibility.
Geographic AreaBedford, Fulton, Huntingdon, Somerset
Facility/ADA AccessYes for entrance to building, restrooms, and within building
Intake ProcedureApply by phone or in person.
Agency TypeNonprofit - Corporated
Hours of OperationMonday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1195 Drive-In Lane
Physical Site City, State, ZipEverett, PA 15537
Main Phone814-623-9129
TDD Phone800-323-9997
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Wendy Melius
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone814-623-9129
Additional Information
Facebook PageCenter for Community Action/CCA of PA
Twitter Handle@CCAofPA
Update Contact User IDJoe Skura
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Center for Community Action
Affiliated Programs: Center for Community Action - Weatherization
Child Care Info Services Bedford/Somerset Counties
EARN Cambria
GPU Warm
WARM Utility Program - West Penn Power
Affiliated Services: Cambria County Electric Service Usage Reduction
Cambria County Weatherization Program
Center for Community Action Child Care Subsidies
Center for Community Action Electric Service Payment Assistance
Center for Community Action Emergency Food
Center for Community Action Gas Service Payment Assistance
Center for Community Action GED Instruction
Center for Community Action GED Test Site
Center for Community Action Heating Fuel Payment Assistance
Center for Community Action Home Improvement/Accessibility
Center for Community Action Housing Expense Assistance
Center for Community Action Low Income/Subsidized Private Rental Housing
Center for Community Action Medical Transportation
Center for Community Action Mileage Reimbursement
Center for Community Action Personal Finances/Budget Counseling
Center for Community Action - WARM Utility Program - West Penn Power