Community Services Block Grant Self-Sufficiency Program (CSBG)

Assists low-income families and individuals, including the working poor, move from poverty to self-sufficiency and better lives for their families. Services are intended to help participants achieve employment, adequate income levels, and stable and secure households.

Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Assists low-income families and individuals improve their comfort level and lower energy costs through the provisions of energy conservation measures and heating/air repair and replacement.

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Our Mission

CPCA makes a vital difference in the lives of economically disadvantaged people needing jobs, nutrition, and housing comfort by delivering comprehensive, quality services and organizing community action to make a positive change.

Our Vision

CPCA is a customer driven organization recognized by the community for its outstanding services and being a catalyst for community action and the families we serve.

Our Background

Central Piedmont Community Action, Inc., (CPCA), is a private nonprofit human service organization established in March, 1966 by the Board of Commissioners of Orange and Chatham Counties to seek funds, to administer programs and to provide services to low-income families and individuals. Programs are developed and approved under the guidance of local Board of Directors consisting of representatives from the private, public and low-income sectors of the counties. CPCA mobilizes resources from federal, state, and local governments and private foundations to assist low-income families, individuals, and communities. In addition to the programs that are currently administered by CPCA, there are numerous programs founded by CPCA that have become institutionalized and are operated by the counties or as freestanding operations.

Formerly named Joint Orange-Chatham Community Action, Inc (JOCCA) until 3/2016.

Central Office/Chatham:  PO Box 626 / 1401 Ross Avenue;  Siler City, NC 27344   (P) 919-742-2277   (F) 919-742-2299

CSBG Durham:  1007 Broad Street;  Durham, NC 27705   (P) 919-797-0888   (F) 919-797-0921

CSBG Randolph:  703 Farr Street;  Asheboro, NC 27203   (P) 336-636-5179   (F) 336-625-1878

CSBG Orange:  113 Mayo Street;  Hillsborough, NC 27278   (P) 919-245-4342

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An Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate in its employment or services regarding race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, ethnicity, medical condition, handicap or other legally protected status. Equal Employment Opportunity Officer, Amber Cole, 919-742-2277. Auxiliary Aids and Services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. RELAY NC (TTY)  7-1-1 or 1800-735-2962

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