News & Events
Upcoming Agency Closings
November 11, 2016 Veteranís Day
November 24 - 25, 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday
December 2016 / January 2017
December 23 - 26, 2016 Christmas Holiday
December 30 - January 2 New Yearís
January 16, 2017 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day
Our Mission Statement
"To provide information, training, education, and other services that engage and empower families and communities to become self-sufficient."
Our Vision Statement
East Central Illinois Community Action Agency is a premiere organization which fully understands and responds to the social and economic needs of the families, individuals, and communities we humbly serve. By working with our community partners and accessing a diversified stream of funding, we serve our customers and our neighbors with compassion, inclusiveness, and respect.
A Message from the Chairman and the CEO
Welcome to East Central Illinois Community Action Agency! At Community Action, our motto "Helping People, Changing Lives" is exactly what we do. We are the premiere Community Action Agency that provides services that guides individuals and families with low incomes to self-sufficiency and economic stability. Through partnerships and collaboration with local businesses, corporations, faith-based organizations, and local government, we provide "pathway out of poverty" services for our families and communities in Ford, Iroquois, and Vermilion Counties.
Enjoy your visit to our website and during your visit, consider joining us in our Community Action Movement. You may contact us at any of our listed locations.