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Community Action Agency of Northwest Alabama

From time to time, EVERYONE needs help.

We help.

Welcome to the Web site of the Community Action Agency of Northwest Alabama!

Our Mission
To reduce the causes and adverse consequences of poverty and to empower low-income individuals, families and communities to achieve self-sufficiency through advocacy, resource utilization and service delivery.

 

News

GARDEN Program Begins

Free seeds, plants and fertlizer to grow your own garden.

Garden Seed Sign up will begin February 6th - March 17th. 
Colbert & Lauderdale residents call 256-762-3990
Franklin residents call 256-332-7534

ALL CALLS should be made between 1-4 PM.

Income eligibility -
1 in household gross monthly income $1,485
2 in household gross combined monthly income $2,002
3 in household gross combined monthly income $2,520

Each additional person adds $520 to gross.

Utility Season for General Public.

Thank you for your patience as we first served our elderly households this past month.  Our on-line utility scheduler has been added for your convenience and is open to the general public.  Please click on the link below and follow the prompts.
 https://caanw.appointment.works/ea/home 
Please read "what to bring" under our Guidelines tab.

Community Survey - Your opinion counts!

Please take our 5 minute Community Survey.  Click - Community Action Agency of Northwest Alabama Community Survey  Thank you for your help!

Consumer Housing Survey Available

Please visit our "Housing" tab to take a brief consumer housing satisfaction survey.

Guidelines for Utility Assistance

The State of Alabama now mandates the use of the standard no income Form 125 for all NO INCOME statements.  For each household member 18 and older declaring "no income' Form 125 must be filled out.  Please click on the BELOW LINK and print Form 125 or visit one of our offices to request a form. Hand written statements will NO LONGER be accepted.

 http://www.caanw.org/sites/default/files/No%20Income%20Statement_0.pdf

Please see "Guidelines" for additional information. 

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Need Utility Assistance?

Our on-line utility scheduler has been added for your convenience.  Please click on the link below and follow the instructions. https://caanw.appointment.works/ws/calendar.html

 

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