Western Dairyland Community Action Agency pens this edition of “Communities in Action,” focusing on homelessness in Western Wisconsin. Executive Director Anna Cardarella discusses the homeless shelters they operate and the unique ways in which families are served through community partnerships. Click here to read more about Western Dairyland’s work toward achieving sustainable solutions to homelessness in Western Wisconsin.
WisCAP Community Action News
November 21, 2013 – Ladysmith, WI – WISCAP member agency Indianhead Community Action Agency (ICAA) is nominated for “Opportunities for Success,” for its work as a service provider for Wisconsin Workforce Development and the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. Click here to read more about the nomination and ICAA’s work in creating job opportunities for those with impairments.
Peter Kilde, Executive Director of West CAP, writes this edition of “Communities in Action.” To address the problem of access to healthy foods, the Family Table Program was created to provide activities and curriculum to teach community members to lead healthier lifestyles. Click here to read about how the program is connecting with community members and encouraging long-term change in families’ eating habits.
November 6, 2013 – Stevens Point, WI – WISCAP member agency CAP Services was recently recertified by the Denver Homeownership Center to administer secondary financing assistance in conjunction with FHA-insured first mortgages. Continue Reading
United Migrant Opportunities Services (UMOS) writes this edition of “Communities in Action.” Click here to reach about two UMOS programs that focus on job creation for Wisconsin’s migrant population.