What is I-CARE, Inc.?
I-CARE, Inc. is a private non-profit 501(c)(3) Community Action Agency (CAA) that has worked to expand economic security for vulnerable families since 1965. We strive to deliver high quality initiatives that allow access to jobs, housing, education, and childcare.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
What is a Community Action Agency?
Since the signing of the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964, Community Action Agencies (CAAs) have been a primary source of direct support for the more than 46 million people who live in poverty in the United States. CAAs focus on building skills of individuals and families that help them reach self-sufficiency.
MISSION OF I-CARE, Inc.
The mission of I-CARE, Inc. is to empower and assist individuals and families with low incomes to attain skills, knowledge, motivation, and opportunities to become self-sufficient and independent as well as to revitalize their communities.
The Promise of Community Action
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 we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.