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The Community Action Network’s response to COVID-19 is impressive and unsurprising. Community Action has leveraged the nationwide network of 1,000+ local Community Action Agencies, deep-seated state and federal partnerships, a wide breadth of social services and programs, and almost 60 years of experience fighting poverty to help communities recover from the pandemic.

This page provides access to tools and resources showing how Community Action was and continues to be ready to act, rapidly respond to help individuals and families recover from crisis and to create greater resilience to crises.

The tools and resources are listed under topics.  Please click on a specific topic and see what is available to help share important information about programs and services that can assist individuals and families recover from this pandemic. We also have tools that can be helpful in telling the story of how your Community Action Agency responded during these trying times.

As the pandemic evolves, Community Action continues to build a more equitable and prosperous future for families experiencing poverty. Community Action embraces the possibility of reimagined systems and programs that give every person and every community the opportunity to thrive.

Featured Resource


Use this new interactive flyer from NCAP to access outreach and program resources for recent benefits like the Child Tax Credit (CTC), the Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB), and benefits in the American Rescue Plan (ARP). Click on any of the resources featured in the .PDF document to access them instantly.

Have questions?

Lana Shope
Co-Project Director, CARES Act Supplemental