Cincinnati | Hamilton County Community Action Agency

1740 Langdon Farm Road
Cincinnati, OH 45237-3817
Tel: (513) 569-1840
Fax: (513) 569-1251
Alliance Group: Faith Communities, Health & Safety, Justice & Civil Rights, Labor & Workforce Development
Type: Community Organization
Region: Southwest

Mission Statement:
To act as advocate, provider and facilitator for the full range of public and private resources, programs and policies which give low income to moderate income individuals the opportunity to improve the quality of life for themselves, their families and their communities.

Description of Services:
The Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency (CAA) is a private, non-profit organization that has served as a lifeline for low-income children, adults and families throughout Hamilton County for more than four decades. The agency provides a safety net for those who have fallen and a ladder for those who are climbing. Delivering a seamless system of services, CAA and its 300 employees provide assistance with employment, supportive services, home energy efficiency, early childhood education, housing and youth programs.  CAA is proud to be a part of the Community Action Partnership, a national association that represents the interests of the nearly 1,000 CAAs across the country, all devoted to ending poverty and empowering people to better their lives.

- Head Start/Early Head Start Services
- Home Weatherization Assistance
- Greater Cincinnati MicroEnterprise Initiative
- Youth Services
- Blue Print For Success
- Senior Services
- Home Energy Assistance Program
- PIP, Ex-Offender Fresh Start Program
- EITC Tax Prep Service
- Emergency Services 

OLANet Admin Contact:
First Name: Joan
Last Name: Proffitt
Title: Director, Finance Division
Phone: (513) 569-1840, ext 1011
Fax: (513) 569-4353

Program/Public Contact:
First Name: Mason
Last Name: Gray
Title: Community Relations Director
Phone: (513) 569-1840, ext 1037
Fax: (513) 569-1869

Organization President/CEO:
First Name: Gwen
Last Name: Robinson-Benning
Title: President/CEO
Phone: (513) 569-1840, ext 1018
Fax: (513) 569-1874