Harlan County Community Action Agency, Inc. (HCCAA),
is a private non-profit 501(C)(3) corporation that began on January 21,
1969, for the purpose of eliminating poverty in Harlan County,
Kentucky. The overall purpose of HCCAA is to turn hope into reality and
make our low-income individuals more self-sufficient. HCCAA gives a
voice to the less fortunate and provides services whether in-house or by
our community partners. HCCAA provides a multitude of various programs
to assist low-income individuals and families to achieve and sustain
self-sufficiency and a sense of well-being in the community. HCCAA
programs help to provide better everyday living for persons in the
service area. Our agency is needed for transportation, utility and
security deposits assistance, medicine, child care, youth services,
college tuition, weatherization assistance, homeless assistance, etc.
Harlan County Community Action Agency, Incorporated is an active member in the Community Action Partnership, South Eastern Association for Community Action Agencies, and Community Action Kentucky.