(337) 905-6000 phone*(800) 947-5277 TDD*
(337) 905-6500 fax
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|Mission||The Cameron Community Action Agency was chartered for the sole purpose of eliminating causes of poverty and providing individuals with independence, pride and the ability to care for themselves and their families through self help programs and emergency assistance activities.|
|Description||The Cameron Community Action Agency was founded in 1986, to help the poverty stricken population of Cameron Parish. There is no age restriction, however, there are income guidelines that are followed to give the client the most assistance possible. Some of the services that we provide are Food For Seniors, Utility Assistance, Emergency Assistance.|
|Founded||January 25, 1986|
*Clothing Bank: Faithshare Ministrities is an organization that provides individuals and families with necessary clothing articles in time of need, as well as being a Thrift Store.
*Energy Assistance: LIHEAP Utility Assistance provided to individuals, who qualify through the state income guidelines, in an effort to reduce the families' burden of high energy costs.
*Food For Seniors: monthly pre-qualified/pre-registered food box.
*Head Start: program provides a well developed system of delivering education to children ages 3 and 4. This program involves all aspects of family life, social life, nutritional values as well as the basic educational fundamentals.
*"Y.A.P."(Teen Center): program that consist of homework help, enrichment skills, counseling, and volunteerism.