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Vision & Mission

Mission Statement

We provide opportunities for low-income individuals and families to achieve personal and economic independence.

Vision Statement

We envision all individuals having the support and resources needed to attain a quality lifestyle and self-sufficiency.

Our Purpose

South Central Community Action Program, Inc., is a not for profit organization designed as the Community Action Agency for Monroe, Morgan, Owen, and Brown Counties.

Since 1965, the purpose of SCCAP has been to reduce the extent and impact of poverty in this service area. SCCAP, as enabler:

  • Provides support and opportunity for self-development efforts by the low-income community and its members
  • Engages in advocacy and representation of the interests of the low-income community, while facilitating self-representation.
  • Networks with public and private agencies concerned with improving the quality of human life.
  • Demonstrates innovative and effective approaches for dealing with causes and effects of poverty.
  • Operates state and federal programs designed to meet specific needs of low-income individuals and families.

Our Promise

The South Central Community Action Program is one almost 1,000 Community Action Agencies. These agencies serve 98 percent of all counties in the country. Here is our promise: Community Action changes people's lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community and are dedicated to helping individuals help themselves and each other.

nondiscrimination

All SCCAP services are provided without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, ancestry or status as a veteran.