Help with summer electric bills is on the way for low-income households in Monroe, Brown, Owen and Morgan counties. The Summer Cool Program offered by the South Central Community Action Program will run from June 1 through Aug. 31. It will assist eligible low-income households by providing $50 toward their electric bill. For the winter… Continue reading Summer Cool Program starts June 1
Between 4 and 6 this evening (Wednesday, May 26), SCCAP will be giving away FREE items such as clothing, bedding, mini-refrigerators, futons, microwaves and various other items to clients of SCCAP. No staff please. Clients need to come to the Bloomington Storage facility on 17th Street, which is directly behind Hoosier Liquors & where Buffa Louie's… Continue reading Free household items today for SCCAP clients
The South Central Community Action Program is seeking individuals to participate in a new job training program. Applications are now being accepted from unemployed people who are seeking work and employed people who want to learn new skills. SCCAP will place program participants with employers who will hire and train them. SCCAP may pay… Continue reading Get new skills! Earn more $!
The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority is recommending that SCCAP receive $1,729,957 in the second round of ARRA Weatherization funding to serve Brown, Monroe and Owen counties. This funding, which still has to be approved by IHCDA's Board of Directors, would allow an expansion of the number of homes and counties that SCCAP weatherizes with these Recovery Act funds.… Continue reading State recommends increased funding for SCCAP to expand its service area for weatherization of homes with stimulus money
The South Central Community Action Program is seeking employers and potential employees to participate in a new employment and training program. SCCAP, a nonprofit organization that serves Brown, Monroe, Morgan and Owen counties, is looking to partner with employers who will agree to hire and train workers who qualify for the program. SCCAP will subsidize… Continue reading SCCAP seeking to help the jobless and underemployed