Social Development Commission

For the past 49 years, the Social Development Commission (SDC) has served as a planner, coordinator, and provider of human service programs for low-income individuals and families in Milwaukee County. In 1963, the SDC was established as an intergovernmental commission under Wisconsin State Statute 66.0125 and in 1964, the SDC became the Community Action Agency for Milwaukee County.

Programs / Services

This is a general overview of the services provided by this CAA. Please contact the agency directly for more information on the programs they offer in your county.

  • Education/Skills Enhancement
  • Adult Literacy Skills
  • Skills Enhancement Program
  • Financial Literacy Education
  • Employment Training
  • Economic/Business Development
  • Business Development
  • Energy/Utilities
  • Emergency Fuel Assistance Programs
  • Weatherization Programs
  • Housing
  • Home Repair Programs
  • Parenting/Family Support
  • Childcare Provision/Assistance/Referrals
  • Parenting Classes
  • Fatherhood Initiative
  • Physical/Mental Health
  • Women’s Health
  • AODA/Mental Health
  • Dental Programs
  • Senior Services
  • Tax Preparation Assistance
  • Transportation
  • Car Purchase Programs
  • Youth and Young Adult Services
  • Education Skills