Who We Are
The Access Community Action Agency is a federal and state designated non-profit Community Action Agency (CAA). Access has been working with the low-income population of eastern Connecticut since 1965. We take a comprehensive, holistic approach to examining the poverty-related challenges our customers and their families face, and with them develop customized individualized plans to help them overcome those challenges.
The staff and volunteers of the Access Community Action Agency are committed service providers, mentors, advocates, educators, neighbors, families, and friends. We believe that communities that work together can create positive changes that enable people to fight and overcome poverty. We are optimistic about the future and are committed to continued diligent hard work on behalf of those in need.
Our Community Vision is that All Windham and Tolland county residents will be economically secure.
Our Mission is to provide under resourced individuals, families, and communities with access to opportunities that empower them to achieve and sustain economic stability.
To accomplish our Mission we make the following Strategic
Our Values are: